The Yorkshire Dales

This tour explores the best of the Dales in a day!

The tour visits the spectacular Dales, taking in Swaledale and Wensleydale. Even though 8 million people visit this National Park every year, it is a peaceful and tranquil area, with beautiful scenery.

This tour is your chance to see and explore the real Yorkshire Dales!

  • Aysgarth Falls
    6 Photos
  • Bolton Castle
  • Green Dragon Pub
  • Reeth
  • The Buttertubs
  • Yorkshire Dales Scenery
    • Times: Wednesday Tours: 09.15 to 17.30 March 24th 2018 to October 28th 2018.


      Official start point is Windermere Tourist Information Centre. 
      Tour pick-ups from select accommodation and locations in Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere, Ambleside and Kendal.
      Prices for 2018:
      Adult = £46
      Child = £37
      Senior = £44
      Please note that each customer must have their own seat onboard the vehicle. 

      How To Book: You can instantly book by selecting your preferred date on this page.

      Included Extras Tour of Yorkshire Dales

      Please Note: A minimum of 2 passengers is required for this tour to operate

      We regret our tours are unsuitable for under 5's.

      For more information please browse the Full Itinerary, Additional Information and the Route Map. If you would like a Daily Tour brochure or further information regarding our The Yorkshire Dales Tour please contact us.

    • Explore the best of the Yorkshire Dales. We drive to the quaint village of Sedbergh and head up to see the famous Settle to Carlisle Railway and the spectacular viaduct.

      We venture down into Wensleydale and Hardraw before descending into Swaledale through the valley to the small market town of Reeth for lunch.

      Our next stop is Bolton Castle in which Mary, Queen of Scots was imprisoned before our journey up the valley to the spectacular Aysgarth Waterfalls, which is famous for scene from Robin Hood Prince of thieves.

      From here we make our way to Hawes for a stop before continuing into the lovely village of Dent, famous for the Dent knitters and brewery. We complete our journey back to Windermere via Kirkby Lonsdale.

    • Tour Type
      This tour is a guided scenic mini-coach tour, but there are times when you will have the option to walk up to a few hundred metres to take in a view or point of interest.  
      Lunch Stop
      You have the opportunity to purchase food & refreshments during the tour. During this tour we will stop either at a traditional English pub or local café.
      Wensleydale Creamery 
      We visit the creamery during the tour, there is a shop and tasting room located there. 
      Clothing & Footwear
      We suggest you wear comfortable and sensible footwear, we also recommend bringing a light raincoat.  
      Assistance Dogs
      We are happy to accept assistance dogs only on this tour. Please contact us to advise us in advance.  
      Please Note: We regret our tours are unsuitable for under 5's.
      For full terms and conditions please see here.

    • *Please note our route maps are a guide only

    Recent Traveller Photos

    • Bridge View
      4 Photos
    • Buttertubs
    • Buttertubs with passengers
    • Malcolm with minibus

    Tour Highlights

    The Yorkshire Dales include:

    This tour offers a great overview of the Dales, all in a day!

    You will enjoy:

    • Sedbergh, picturesque town at the foot of the Howgill Fells. 
    • Swaledale, enjoy the views of James Herriot countryside.
    • The Settle to Carlisle Railway, see at least one of famous viaduct from this famous line. 
    • Hawes, we stop we stop at the famous Wensleydale Creamery.
    • Reeth, during a lunch break you will have time to explore the small market town.