Malham Tarn

Staying directly at Malham Tarn, we explore England's highest lime-rich lake in the remote and dramatic Yorkshire Dales


  • Yorkshire

  • 5 nights

  • Full Board

  • Field Studies Council

  • 20th Aug 2021 – 25th Aug 2021

  • See website for other dates

Tour code: 71305

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Last Modified: 2nd September 2021

Holiday Highlights

See what's planned

  • Grassington & Hebden villages, Upper Wharfedale, former 18th/19th C lead mining centres
  • Witness varied bird and wildlife including the Peregrine Falcons
  • Stay in the house which inspired "The Water "Babies"
  • Dramatic panorama of limestone Gordale Scar
  • Picturesque Littondale, original scenes from Emmerdale Farm, rich in bronze and Iron Age settlements
  • Walk in the footsteps of Harry Potter on the limestone pavement above Malham Cove

Our holiday walking grades


Grade 4

Full and half day walks at a moderate pace over hilly terrain.

Most of these holidays have an element of sightseeing as well.

Half day walks will probably involve about 3 hours of walking, with full day walks having around 5 hours. Expect ascents and descents of up to 600m.