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Mountain Goat Tours

Windermere LA23 1AD, England
+44 15394 45161
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With over 40 years experience of the Lake District, the Mountain Goat is nationally and internationally recognised by many coach and tour operators as their first and foremost Lake District tour specialist. From Holidays and Short Breaks to half-day and full-day guided mini-coach tours; this is the ideal way to explore the spectacular scenery of the Lake District and beyond.
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Windermere LA23 1AD, England
+44 15394 45161
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Reviewed yesterday

Great trip to Whitby Abbey and the Moors. Comfy bus and plenty of time at each stop. Lovely view from the top at the Abbey - not to be missed.

Thank Tina C
Reviewed yesterday

Recently did the 3 day getaway and we really enjoyed it. The area is beautiful and this is a way to see a lot in a short period. Tour guides were well informed, the tour was in a small van, 16 people. It felt a...More

Thank NewYorkTravellady
Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked Mountain Goat to take our guests to and from my daughter’s wedding at Cote How in Rydal. Staff at Mountain Goat Tours were friendly and extremely helpful. Jane was able to give good clear ideas to help me plan the pickups. It was...More

Thank Lesley_whit
Reviewed 3 days ago

First visit to the lakes so decided to take e tour. We done the ten lakes tour the itinerary is in the name. Joined the mini bus14 people max at 9.40 and did not end till 5.30 with a hour lunch break. Our driver mike...More

Thank stephen g
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An absolutely breathtaking tour taking in so much of the Lake Districts stunning scenery. There were truly no words to describe this tour apart from WOW. We were picked up from Windermere information centre promptly by our great driver Tony Scott. Tony was great fun,...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic day driven from the Mountain Goat headquarters next to the Windemere train station. 4 pounds to park all day. Skilled driver on the tiny roads. Able to sit back and relax. The driver was super informative, the weather was overcast and raining but we...More

Thank 12sara64
Reviewed 5 days ago

Mike our driver picked us up from our hotel, as programmed, during the tour he provided us with much useful information on what to look for and the history of the area. The minibus was very comfortable and very suitable for the area we explored.

Thank Gus16655
Reviewed 6 days ago

Because we had limited time in Windermere, we decided to join this tour and we received what we were promised to gain from this one day intensive adventure. The star of the show was our driver and guide Derek, a genuinely nice person with plenty...More

Thank Riverline
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did both, the 'high adventure' tour and 'Beatrix Potter's favourite countryside' tour. Throughout the high adventure tour you are constantly surrounded by stunning countryside and spectacular scenic views and even have the chance to climb up Hardknott and Wrynose, without breaking a sweat! The...More

Thank Leah M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We (husband and myself) are on our second trip to Windermere, in Cumbria, and our first trip with Mountain Goat Tours this year. We were driven round on the Ten Lakes Spectacular Tour by Derek, a great driver, full of knowledge of the area, good...More

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Sumit K
28 July 2017|
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Response from ShirleeeeeeeyT | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Mountain Goat's winter tours at The Lake District start from October 30th 2017 to March 24th 2018. There are 2 tours. 1) Ten Lakes Spectacular This full day tour provides a great introduction to the Lake District... More
6 May 2017|
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Response from Mountain G | Property representative |
Hello. The Ten Lakes Spectacular does include Derwent Water. Usually you see it from height and level with the lake. The Lake cruise does vary from lake to lake. As some lake cruises are cancelled, due to weather, we can... More
2 March 2017|
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Response from Athena002 | Reviewed this property |
If you want an overview a Mountain Goat tour would give you a great introduction to the lakes They do a number of different tours - you'd need to book in advance