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Rail, Sail, Tail: The World of Beatrix Potter

Written by Amy Hughes

If you’re heading to Lake Windermere,
There’s an enchanting world that you’ll find here!
Peter Rabbit and McGregor’s garden too,
Here’s one thing that you must do!

Are you heading to Lake Windermere? Discover the magical world of Beatrix Potter and her stories. Delve into the world of Peter Rabbit, Mr McGregor and all your favourites characters. Make sure you don’t miss our amazing rail, sail and tail package which takes you to and from the World of Beatrix Potter…


Travel back in time when you climb aboard the steam train at Haverthwaite. Admire unique lakeland views from the comfort of your Victorian carriage. The relaxing 20 minute journey takes you from Haverthwaite to Lakeside the southern tip of Windermere, where your cruise awaits you.


Windermere Lake Cruises is a leading tourist attraction operating in the heart of the Lake District sailing on England’s largest lake. Offering panoramic views of the stunning mountain scenery, the Steamers and Launches sail daily throughout the year between Lakeside & Bowness. Enjoy this scenic cruise that takes you to The World of Beatrix Potter.


Awaiting you is an enchanting attraction set in the heart of the English Lake District. Here Beatrix Potter’s magical stories are brought to life in 3D! Learn about the famous English author, meet Peter Rabbit and step into Mr McGregor’s kitchen garden. Enjoy delicious treats in the Tea Room and browse the world-famous souvenir shop.

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