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Get up close to The Lake District's rich farming heritage

Get up close to The Lake District's rich farming heritage

Farm Experience & Cruise

Combine your cruise with an authentic farm experience!

2-3 hours
20 - 50 passengers
Available all year (No Yellow Cruise on weekdays in January)

This package includes:

  • A single half lake cruise on Windermere
    Choose from either the Red Cruise (Bowness ⇄ Ambleside) or Yellow Cruise (Bowness ⇄ Lakeside)
    30 - 40 minutes in duration. Return journeys or full lake cruises are also available.
  • A visit to the Lakeland Farm Visitors Centre

Map of Lake Windermere and surrounding area in relation to the location of Lake District Farm Experience


More information about this package

About your Yellow Cruise or Red Cruise on Lake Windermere

A historic 'steamer ' on the Red Cruise between Ambleside & Bowness. One of the half lake cruises that can be included with this ticket.

  • 40 minute cruise on historic 'Steamer' vessel (on Red or Yellow cruise routes).
  • Full bar facilities on board serving hot drinks, alcohol and soft drinks and snacks.
  • Inside and outside seating with stunning views over the Lakeland Fells
  • Toilet facilities on board
  • Free coach parking at Bowness Pier or Lakeside Pier
  • 90 minute return cruise option also available

About the Lakeland Farm Visitors Centre

Some of the dining and activities that are available at the Lakeland Farming Experience.

  • An authentic farm visitor experience in the Lake District
  • Watch demonstrations, meet the livestock and take part in traditional farm activities
  • Café, Farm Shop and Butchers on site

See their website for more information


Prices (valid until 26 March 2021)

Prices for this group package (20+ people) are as follows:

Adult£16 each
Child£8 each

How to book

  • One call books it all!
  • Book your group of 20 or more at all three attractions by calling us on 015394 43360 or click on live chat below.
  • No obligation or payment required when booking, simply pay on the day you arrive.

Practical Information for Tour/Group Leaders

See our practical information page for information on coach parking, toilets, facilities and more.