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Discover Eden

£34.00

 Highlights of the Tour:
  • Clifton pele tower, the Border Reivers and the Jacobite Rebellion
  • Discover how ice-cream is made and find out about farming in the area
  • Explore the ruins of an abbey, hidden in the Lowther valley
  • The village of Orton with its hand-made chocolates and woollen gifts
  • Beautiful limestone scenery
  • The picturesque town of Appleby with its castle, church and broad street leading to the River Eden
  • Wine-tasting at Cumbria’s only winery!
The history of this landscape is as diverse as its scenery; from Neolithic through to Romans, Medieval and 17th century - hear the stories of the people who helped shape today’s landscape.
 
What’s happening today is no less important and we will find out about modern farming and how local people are adopting different ways to make a living from the land.
 
We will explore the sites but you will also get to meet the people who live and work here.
Please note that the itinerary may change due to unforseen circumstances.
 
Price:  £34 per person.  This includes transport and a guided tour.  
 
How to book:  This tour is available for groups of 6 people or more.  Please email me.  It will also be available for individuals to book on selected dates - like my facebook page for updates.
 
Meet:  Penrith Railway Station at 9.30 am.  We will return here at approximately 5.30 pm.  

 

 

 





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