30th September - 4th October 2019
Welcome to a magical drive of the Lake District National Park, here Classic car enthusiasts are drawn to the scenic driving routes and passes. The Lake District is an Area of Outstanding Beauty which covers 2,292 sq km and offers a panorama of lakes, mountains, villages and dales giving each visitor a showcase of Britain's finest views.
The Daffodil Hotel and Spa will be our luxury base, think indulgence as you relax by the pool or peruse the dinner menu, choose a cocktail or sip champagne or simply sit with a coffee on the Lakeside Terrace surrounded by natural beauty.
Day One - Your Arrival
Upon your arrival to the hotel we will gather in the bar and lounge area at 6:30 pm where we will welcome everyone to our tour and talk you through the itinerary of what’s to come. The evening then is yours to enjoy the spa facilities, relax with a few cocktails at the bar before dinner.
After a leisurely morning.....you are on holiday after all! We will all meet in the car park, where everyone’s pride and joy can be admired with a group photo before heading off to drive the Honister Pass and Whinlatter Pass. We will be making a lunch stop at Cockermouth and our checkpoint will be Wast Water so everyone can regroup and take in the scenery. We then enjoy a leisurely drive back to the hotel to enjoy the facilities and local area.
Tour Pack, which includes recommended places to visit, maps and directions, accommodation information and contact details.
Welcome drink on the first evening
4 nights in 4 star accommodation with breakfast
Dinner each evening with a half bottle of wine per person
Parking at each hotel
Accompanied by Tour Manager
£685 per person based on two people sharing a room
£825 based on single occupancy
Room upgrades are available on request and subject to availability.
We will all gather after breakfast in the car park and will set off to tackle the epic Hardknott Pass and Wrynose Pass carving their way through the landscape where we can take in the spectacular views. We continue to weave our way up to the historic village of Hawkshead beloved by William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter for our recommended lunch stop and checkpoint. This afternoon we meander our way back to the hotel where once again you can relax and enjoy the spa facilities or the bar with an evening at your leisure.
Our final day will commence after breakfast, where we will be driving over the Kirkstone Pass. The thrill of driving the twisting and winding roads will be unforgettable as you take in the incredible scenery. We shall stop for lunch in the ancient and historic market town of Kendal. Todays checkpoint will be Haweswater. We will then make our way back to the hotel for the last time and celebrate the end of the tour with our finale buffet dinner where everyone can exchange stories and photos over a relaxed social evening bringing the tour to an unforgettable end.