3-Night Explore Nature in the Lake District

Rajasthan - Jaypee Palace -Patra Table.jpg
Interests: Explore Nature

Delight in the joys of spring across a range of habitats including woodland, estuary and coast in search of birds, butterflies and wildflowers. Hopefully there will be nesting ospreys at Foulshaw Moss – a rare habitat of raised bog - as well as tree pipits, stonechats and green hairstreak butterflies. You may also spot snipe, hobby and if lucky, water rail. There should be wildflowers in the woods such as wood anemone, primrose and maybe some early bluebells. At the coast there are good chances of seeing grey seals, eider duck, oystercatcher and three species of tern (Arctic, little and common) around South Walney and Foulney Island. If you are really lucky you could also spot the rare roseate tern – look out for a pink-tinged underbelly.

Holiday Highlights

  • Spend your days with fellow nature enthusiasts
  • Discover the best local flora and fauna
  • Understand more about the world around you
  • Explore the area with your expert HF Holidays Leader

What’s included

  • High-quality Full Board en-suite accommodation and excellent food in our country house
  • Guidance from a knowledgeable HF Holidays Leader, to ensure you get the most from your holiday
  • If applicable, all essential transport on a comfortable, good-quality mini-coach or another mode of transport, e.g. boat
  • If applicable, all entrance fees to venues included as part of your holiday’s itinerary

Trip Notes

Trip notes are detailed, downloadable PDF’s for each holiday, please click the button below to find the right trip notes for your departure date.

Essential Information

On Explore Nature holidays, you will be outdoors for the full day, so be sure to bring outdoor clothing appropriate to the season, including waterproofs. You will also need strong and comfortable footwear with good tread. If there's warm weather, a sun hat, suncream and sunglasses may be useful.

Please also bring binoculars to ensure you get the most from your Explore Nature holiday.

You may also wish to bring a telescope, camera, water bottle or a thermos flask.

Guest Reviews

Explore Nature

Fully Booked

020 3974 8865

For group bookings of 10+ people click here

Add to wishlist Added to wishlist