Bluebird Experience

The meandering form of Ullswater is enclosed by towering fells © National Trust

The meandering form of Ullswater is enclosed by towering fells

Cruise two great lakes with one ticket!

We've teamed up with the crew on Ullswater Steamers to bring you the 'Bluebird Experience' ticket, so called as Donald Campbell's story of speed adventures with his famous boat 'Bluebird' is something these two beautiful lakes have in common.

Whether you want to soak up the speed-ace story and learn more about Donald Campbell's epic water speed attempts, or just want to enjoy soaking up the beauty of these two stunning lakes with a great value ticket, this is the experience for you.

This ticket is valid on any full lake cruise on our Steam Yacht Gondola, departing Coniston pier on Mondays, Thursday or Sundays at 2.30pm or Saturdays at 11am. For Ullswater Steamers, you can use your ticket on any 'round the lake' cruise, with the option to hop on or off at other jetties. Please note that this ticket does not reserve space on any specific sailing and is subject to space availability,

Thursday is our Bluebird-themed full lake cruise but all commentaries on our sailings contain an element of the Campbell story in Coniston.

Please check sailing times for Ullswater Steamers and their general terms of admission.

Cost: Adult - £33.70, Child - £18.70, (£30.00 & £15.00 respectively with online discount)

Book here for your online discount.