Appleby / Settle Tour & Railway Journey with Simon Entwistle


A journey on the fabulous Settle-Carlise railway with a luxurious overnight stay at Stirk House included. Join renowned local storyteller Simon Entwistle this September in what is sure to be a captivating tour of some of the North of England’s most breath-taking places.

Tours from Stirk House are also a popular gift choice, speak to our team about purchasing tickets to give to a loved one.

Day 1

Monday 7th September 2020

Arrive at the award-winning Stirk House on Monday 7th September from 3pm. Enjoy a magnificent evening dinner in our restaurant PRIME, before relaxing in our cosy fire lounge, or retiring to your room for a luxurious overnight stay.

Should you wish to make the most of your visit to Stirk House & arrive a little earlier, why not book your table for lunch or afternoon tea? Please speak to our Reservations Team who will be happy to assist.

Day 2

Tuesday 8th September 2020

A journey on the fabulous Settle-Carlisle railway line. After breakfast, you’ll meet award-winning tour guide & renowned local storyteller Simon Entwistle who will be leading the tour. The tour ventures through Lancashire’s Ribble Valley, and onto the North Yorkshire National Park, taking in Yorkshire’s famous 3 peaks of Whernside, Ingleborough and Pen-y-ghent.

Discover the beautiful village of Ingleton and its fascinating connection to the Bronte Sisters, before a refreshment break in the historic Cumbrian town of Kirby Lonsdale. You’ll then travel to the fabulous Howgill mountain range to the capital of the old county of Appleby in Westmorland, world famous for its gypsy fare. After Lunch, you’ll head over to the railway station for an afternoon train journey on one of the most picturesque railway lines in Great Britain, the fabulous Settle-Carlisle railway.

You’ll disembark the train at the quaint market village of Settle, where your driver will be waiting to return to the hotel. This tour is ideal if you have an interest in breath-taking scenery & local stories.

We look forward very much to looking after you, and showcasing the fabulous areas surrounding the Stirk House Hotel.


Total ticket price: Per Couple

Classic: £289.00 | Manor: £309.00 | Suite: £329.00

Total ticket price: Single Occupancy

Classic: £215.00 | Manor: £235.00 | Suite £255.00

A non-refundable deposit of £50 per person is required to secure your booking.


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