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Alpacaly Ever After

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Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
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The alpacas made my 50th birthday extra special!

For someone not into hill walking, this leisurely stroll with the Alpacas I would definitely... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Morag R
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Penicuik, United Kingdom
A must do!

Walking the alpacas is a must do if you are in the region and love animals! This was a highlight of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karrie E
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Guelph, Canada
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BOOKING ESSENTIAL - Want to take some alpacas out for a walk? Of course you do! and now you can! Alpacaly Ever After are thrilled to offer alpaca walks around the stunning grounds of the Lingholm estate along the shores of the famous Derwent Water...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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The Lingholm Estate, Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5TZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

For someone not into hill walking, this leisurely stroll with the Alpacas I would definitely recommend. What wonderfully fun, fluffy, animals they are and I learnt pretty much everything about them from our fantastic guide Natasha. She had so much knowledge of the animals and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Morag R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking the alpacas is a must do if you are in the region and love animals! This was a highlight of our trip and we would recommend it to everyone! A big thank you to Natasha for the wonderful guided walk!

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Karrie E
Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolute must if you're in the Lake District and love animals! What a great experience and so much fun. Alpacas are such adorable animals and our tour guide was so informative and talkative along the route we walked. Plenty of photo taking opportunities and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Jade M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best thing I've ever done! The alpacas were amazing, thank you Billy and Boo for being so funny! Thank you Natasha you couldn't have been any better, your knowledge was amazing and you were so friendly!

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank 785chloeb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this wonderful experience as part of the Christmas present for our 13yo triplets. I must say that the experience far surpassed our expectations. It was absolutely magical. Natasha was our guide and her love and care for the animals was absolutely clear. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank danielharrison05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for my birthday and did a walk around the estate with two lovely alpacas called Milky Joe and Hobbs. We loved it! The alpacas are friendly and are a joy to walk around with. We were guided by the very friendly and knowledgable...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Laura E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a 2 person private walk for my partners birthday. Communication with the guides was fanatic including texts with directions. The walk itself was really good despite it being a miserable damp day. Natasha our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. We’ll be back in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank louj999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely surprise Christmas present which turned out to be a brilliant experience. Ruby the guide was so enthusiastic and knowledgable . The alpacas are gorgeous and each have their own personality. Lovely afternoon activity helped by crisp sunny weather. Easy walking and great fun.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank PolC22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Alpacaly Ever After during our Christmas holiday in the Lake District. My husband and myself brought our animal mad 5 year old grandson. Natasha was our guide and she was wonderful, engaging our grandson in conversation about the alpacas and answering all his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank rhianne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband organised this for my birthday. We originally booked for the Tuesday but the weather was looking particularly miserable so I asked if we could change to the Monday instead (with 48 hours notice) which they kindly changed. We had a lovely time walking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Jaime G
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kdkonah
14 October 2018|
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Response from lorraine r | Reviewed this property |
The cheapest way to travel to the alpacas is to drive takes 4 and half hours from oxford , fuel cost £40 - 60.00 .. there is hotels in the area ... also yo can see the baby alpacas in the gin distillary just down the road 20... More
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Sally H
5 October 2018|
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Response from celined562 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! I walk with a cane and it wasn’t a problem at all! They also do walks adapted to wheelchair users! You just have to tell them beforehand so they know.
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allittle567
2 October 2018|
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Yes, I'm sure it would be okay
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