59 days in Lake District Itinerary

59 days in Lake District Itinerary

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59 days in Lake District Itinerary

Start: London
train:  2​h 45​min
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Kendal
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Portinscale
— 1 day
Drive:  45​min
3
Bowness-on-Windermere
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
4
Penrith
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
5
Cockermouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
6
Grasmere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
7
Millom
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
8
Ulverston
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
9
Grange-over-Sands
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
10
Seathwaite
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
11
Appleby-in-Westmorland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
12
Eskdale
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
13
Barrow-in-Furness
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
14
Ravenglass
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
15
Kirkby Stephen
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
16
Newby Bridge
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
17
Coniston
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
18
Borrowdale
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
19
Windermere
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
20
Braithwaite
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
21
Backbarrow
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
22
Little Langdale
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
23
Bassenthwaite
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
24
Seascale
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
25
Threlkeld
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
26
Patterdale
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
27
Ambleside
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
28
Troutbeck
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
29
Great Langdale
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
30
Broughton-in-Furness
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
31
Troutbeck
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
32
Caldbeck
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
33
Greystoke
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
End: London

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Kendal

Kendal, anciently known as Kirkby in Kendal or Kirkby Kendal, is a market town and civil parish within the South Lakeland District of Cumbria, England. On the 8th (Mon), examine the collection at Quaker Tapestry, explore the historical opulence of Sizergh Castle, and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kendal journey planner.

London to Kendal is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Portinscale.

Things to do in Kendal

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Climbing Tours
Sizergh Castle ©
Sizergh Castle
Quaker Tapestry ©
Quaker Tapestry

1
day
Portinscale

Portinscale ©
On the 9th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, then examine the collection at The Puzzling Place, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hope Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Portinscale trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kendal to Portinscale takes an hour. July in Portinscale sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bowness-on-Windermere.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Keswick
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Hope Park ©
Hope Park
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
The Puzzling Place ©
The Puzzling Place

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hours
Bowness-on-Windermere

Bowness-on-Windermere
Bowness-on-Windermere is a town in South Lakeland, Cumbria, England. To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bowness-on-Windermere trip planner .

Getting from Portinscale to Bowness-on-Windermere by car takes about an hour. You will leave for Penrith on the 9th (Tue).

Things to do in Bowness-on-Windermere

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. On the 10th (Wed), look for gifts at Hedgehog Bookshop, admire the natural beauty at Acorn Bank, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Aira Force.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Penrith visit planning website .

Traveling by car from Bowness-on-Windermere to Penrith takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Penrith can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Shopping
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Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall
Hedgehog Bookshop ©
Hedgehog Bookshop

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Cockermouth

Cockermouth ©
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): look for gifts at Cockermouth Sweetie Shop and then examine the collection at J.B.Banks and Son Ltd. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Cockermouth History Wall, admire the striking features of Wordsworth House and Garden, then contemplate the waterfront views at Crummock Water, and finally trek along Buttermere.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Cockermouth online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Penrith to Cockermouth takes an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Cockermouth can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Grasmere.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dundrennan Abbey, Cardoness Castle, Mossyard Beach
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake
Wordsworth House and Garden ©
Wordsworth House and Garden
Mossyard Beach ©
Mossyard Beach

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Grasmere

Grasmere ©
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. On the 13th (Sat), take in the pleasant sights at Lancrigg - Wordsworths Woodland Walks and then explore the activities along Easedale Tarn. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Heaton Cooper Studio, then look for gifts at Grasmere Chocolate Cottage, then see the interesting displays at Dove Cottage, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Helm Crag.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Grasmere trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cockermouth to Grasmere in an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Millom.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Nature Museums
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Easedale Tarn ©
Easedale Tarn
Helm Crag ©
Helm Crag
Lake Grasmere ©
Lake Grasmere

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nights
Millom

Millom is a town and civil parish on the north shore of the estuary of the River Duddon around 7 miles north of Barrow-in-Furness in southwest Cumbria, England. To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Millom online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Grasmere to Millom takes 1.5 hours. You'll set off for Ulverston on the 17th (Wed).

Things to do in Millom

Tours Parks Wildlife
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Horseback Riding Tours
Millom Discovery Centre ©
Millom Discovery Centre

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nights
Ulverston

Ulverston ©
Ulverston is a market town in the South Lakeland district of Cumbria in North West England. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Stott Park Bobbin Mill, examine the collection at Laurel and Hardy Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Conishead Priory. On your second day here, make a trip to The Hoad Monument, admire the natural beauty at Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre, then revel in the low prices at Cumbria Crystal, and finally get outside with Gummer's How.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Ulverston visit planning site .

You can drive from Millom to Ulverston in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Grange-over-Sands.

Things to do in Ulverston

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

South Lakes Safari Zoo
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Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre ©
Stott Park Bobbin Mill ©
Stott Park Bobbin Mill
South Lakes Safari Zoo ©
South Lakes Safari Zoo

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Grange-over-Sands

Grange-over-Sands ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Holker Hall and Gardens, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cartmel Priory, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Peter's Church.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Grange-over-Sands trip itinerary site .

Grange-over-Sands is just a stone's throw from Ulverston. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Seathwaite.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

The Wolf House Gallery, St Peter's Church
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Highlights from your plan
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Holker Hall & Gardens ©
Holker Hall & Gardens
St Peter's Church ©
St Peter's Church

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night
Seathwaite

Seathwaite ©
Seathwaite is a village in the Duddon Valley in the South Lakeland District of Cumbria in North West England. On the 22nd (Mon), trek along Scafell Pike Mountain.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Seathwaite vacation planning app .

Getting from Grange-over-Sands to Seathwaite by car takes about an hour. On the 23rd (Tue), you're off toAppleby-in-Westmorland.

Things to do in Seathwaite

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Scafell Pike Mountain ©
Scafell Pike Mountain

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Appleby-in-Westmorland

Appleby-in-Westmorland ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): look for gifts at Kennedys Fine Chocolates, then take an in-depth tour of Killhope Lead Mining Museum, and then take in the dramatic scenery at High Force Waterfall.

To find out how to plan a trip to Appleby-in-Westmorland, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Seathwaite to Appleby-in-Westmorland takes 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Appleby-in-Westmorland can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Eskdale.

Things to do in Appleby-in-Westmorland

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

High Force Waterfall, Killhope Lead Mining Museum, Kennedys Fine Chocolates
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
High Force Waterfall ©
High Force Waterfall
Killhope Lead Mining Museum ©
Killhope Lead Mining Museum

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Eskdale

Eskdale ©
Eskdale is a glacial valley and civil parish in the western Lake District National Park in Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): explore the activities along Wastwater Lake.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Eskdale fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Appleby-in-Westmorland to Eskdale takes 2 hours. You'll set off for Barrow-in-Furness on the 27th (Sat).

Things to do in Eskdale

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Wasdale Head
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Wast Water ©
Wast Water
Hardknott Roman Fort ©
Hardknott Roman Fort
Church of St Olaf ©
Church of St Olaf

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Barrow-in-Furness

Barrow-in-Furness ©
Barrow-in-Furness is a town and borough in Cumbria, England. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): examine the collection at The Dock Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Furness Abbey, and then step off the mainland to explore Piel Island. On the next day, explore the activities along South Walney Nature Reserve, make a trip to Dalton Castle, then look for all kinds of wild species at Sandscale Haws National Nature Reserve, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Earnse Bay.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Barrow-in-Furness online tour itinerary planner .

Drive from Eskdale to Barrow-in-Furness in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Ravenglass.

Things to do in Barrow-in-Furness

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Dalton Castle
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Piel Island ©
Piel Island
The Dock Museum ©
The Dock Museum
Furness Abbey ©
Furness Abbey

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Ravenglass

Ravenglass ©
Ravenglass is a small coastal village and natural harbour in Cumbria, England roughly halfway between Barrow-in-Furness and Whitehaven. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Roman Bath-house, take some stellar pictures from Great Wood, and then step into the grandiose world of Muncaster Castle.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Ravenglass trip planner.

You can drive from Barrow-in-Furness to Ravenglass in an hour. You will leave for Kirkby Stephen on the 1st (Thu).

Things to do in Ravenglass

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Great Wood
Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 1:
Highlights from your plan
Muncaster Castle ©
Muncaster Castle
Roman Bath-house ©
Roman Bath-house
Great Wood ©
Great Wood

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Kirkby Stephen

Kirkby Stephen ©
Kirkby Stephen is a civil parish and small market town in Cumbria, in North West England which historically, is part of Westmorland. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Eggleston Hall Gardens and then pause for some photo ops at Water Cut Sculpture.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kirkby Stephen trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Ravenglass to Kirkby Stephen by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel to Newby Bridge.

Things to do in Kirkby Stephen

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Hawes, Eggleston Hall Gardens, Aysgarth Falls
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Eggleston Hall Gardens ©
Eggleston Hall Gardens
Dales Countryside Museum ©
Dales Countryside Museum
Aysgarth Falls ©
Aysgarth Falls

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Newby Bridge

Newby Bridge ©
Newby Bridge is a small hamlet in the Lake District, Cumbria. On the 3rd (Sat), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lakes Aquarium, then enjoy breathtaking views from Finsthwaite Tower, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fell Foot Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Newby Bridge trip site .

Traveling by car from Kirkby Stephen to Newby Bridge takes an hour. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Coniston.

Things to do in Newby Bridge

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
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Highlights from your plan
Fell Foot Park ©
Fell Foot Park
Lakes Aquarium ©
Lakes Aquarium
Newby Bridge Weir ©
Newby Bridge Weir

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Coniston

Coniston ©
Coniston is a village and civil parish in the Furness region of Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Old Man of Coniston. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Ruskin Museum, then contemplate the long history of Brantwood, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Coniston trip itinerary builder .

Coniston is very close to Newby Bridge. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Borrowdale.

Things to do in Coniston

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston
Coniston Water ©
Coniston Water
Brantwood ©
Brantwood

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Borrowdale

Borrowdale ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): get outside with B5289 Road, explore and take pictures at Honister Slate Mine, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Watendlath.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Borrowdale day trip site .

You can drive from Coniston to Borrowdale in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Windermere.

Things to do in Borrowdale

Scenic Drive Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Keswick
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag
Watendlath ©
Watendlath
Holy Trinity Church ©
Holy Trinity Church

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Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Cookhouse Gallery and then get to know the fascinating history of Orrest Head. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, stop by Lakeland, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Windermere trip app .

Drive from Borrowdale to Windermere in 1.5 hours. You'll set off for Braithwaite on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Fun & Games Tours
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Rydal Water ©
Rydal Water

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Braithwaite

Braithwaite ©
Braithwaite is a village in the northern Lake District, in Cumbria, England. On the 11th (Sun), take a peaceful walk through Whinlatter Forest Park and then take a peaceful walk through Ennerdale Water.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Braithwaite trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Windermere to Braithwaite by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Backbarrow.

Things to do in Braithwaite

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, Ennerdale Water
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Ennerdale Water ©
Ennerdale Water
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Whinlatter Forest Park ©
Whinlatter Forest Park

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Backbarrow

Backbarrow ©
Backbarrow is a village in the Lake District National Park in England. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Bigland Hall Equine Group, explore and take pictures at Old Hall Farm, and then examine the collection at Lakeland Motor Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Backbarrow trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Braithwaite to Backbarrow takes 1.5 hours. On the 15th (Thu), you're off toLittle Langdale.

Things to do in Backbarrow

Museums Parks Trails

Side Trip

Old Hall Farm
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Lakeland Motor Museum ©
Lakeland Motor Museum
Old Hall Farm ©
Old Hall Farm
Bigland Hall Equine Group ©
Bigland Hall Equine Group

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Little Langdale

Little Langdale ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore the activities along Blea Tarn and then take a memorable drive along Wrynose Pass.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Little Langdale trip planner .

You can drive from Backbarrow to Little Langdale in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bassenthwaite.

Things to do in Little Langdale

Nature Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Wrynose Pass
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 16:
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Blea Tarn ©
Blea Tarn
Wrynose Pass ©
Wrynose Pass
Cathedral Quarry (Cathedral Cave) ©
Cathedral Quarry (Cathedral Cave)

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Bassenthwaite

Bassenthwaite ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Lakes Distillery, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Lake District Wildlife Park, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Bega's Church.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bassenthwaite trip planner .

You can drive from Little Langdale to Bassenthwaite in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Bassenthwaite are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Seascale.

Things to do in Bassenthwaite

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trips

St Bega's Church, Holme Cultram Abbey, St Michael’s Church, Eskrigg Nature Reserve
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The Lakes Distillery ©
The Lakes Distillery
Holme Cultram Abbey ©
Holme Cultram Abbey

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Seascale

Seascale ©
Seascale is a village and civil parish on the Irish Sea coast of Cumbria in north-west England.HistoryThe place-name indicates that it was inhabited by Norse settlers, probably before 1000 AD. On the 19th (Mon), stop by SpindleCraft and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Seascale Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Seascale holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Bassenthwaite to Seascale takes an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Threlkeld.

Things to do in Seascale

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Bees, Egremont Castle, The Rum Story
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Seascale Beach ©
Seascale Beach
The Rum Story ©
The Rum Story
SpindleCraft ©
SpindleCraft

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Threlkeld

Threlkeld ©
Threlkeld is a village and civil parish in the north of the Lake District in Cumbria, England, to the east of Keswick. On the 21st (Wed), see the interesting displays at Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at Keswick Climbing Wall, and then contemplate the long history of Castlerigg Stone Circle.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Threlkeld online holiday maker .

You can drive from Seascale to Threlkeld in 1.5 hours. In August in Threlkeld, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 16°C at night. On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Patterdale.

Things to do in Threlkeld

Fun & Games Parks Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Blencathra [Saddleback]
Find places to stay Aug 20 — 22:
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Keswick Climbing Wall ©
Keswick Climbing Wall
Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum ©
Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum
Castlerigg Stone Circle ©
Castlerigg Stone Circle

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Patterdale

Patterdale
Patterdale is a small village and civil parish in the eastern part of the English Lake District in the Eden District of Cumbria, in the traditional county of Westmorland, and the long valley in which they are found, also called the Ullswater Valley.The village is the start point for a number of popular hill-walks, most notably the Striding Edge path up to Helvellyn. On the 22nd (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Ullswater.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Patterdale trip itinerary planner .

Patterdale is just a stone's throw from Threlkeld. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ambleside.

Things to do in Patterdale

Nature Parks Trails

Side Trip

Lake District
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 23:
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Ullswater ©
Ullswater
St Sunday Crag ©
St Sunday Crag

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Ambleside

Ambleside ©
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. On the 24th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Go Ape!, then delve into the lush surroundings at Grizedale Forest, and then steep yourself in history at Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Loughrigg Fell, see the interesting displays at Beatrix Potter Gallery, and then step into the grandiose world of Wray Castle.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ambleside itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Patterdale to Ambleside takes an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Troutbeck.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Go Ape Grizedale ©
Go Ape Grizedale
Loughrigg Fell ©
Loughrigg Fell
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House ©
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House

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Troutbeck

Troutbeck
To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Troutbeck trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ambleside to Troutbeck takes an hour. In August in Troutbeck, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 16°C at night. On the 27th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Great Langdale.

Things to do in Troutbeck

Fun & Games Nature Parks

Side Trip

Aira Force
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Great Langdale

Great Langdale ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): hike along Angle Tarn and then take in the dramatic natural features at Jack"s Rake.

Plan my trip to Great Langdale with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Troutbeck to Great Langdale in an hour. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Thu) before leaving for Broughton-in-Furness.

Things to do in Great Langdale

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Merz Barn
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 29:
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Angle Tarn ©
Angle Tarn
Merz Barn ©
Merz Barn

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Broughton-in-Furness

Broughton-in-Furness ©
Broughton in Furness is a small market town on the southern boundary of England's Lake District National Park. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): pick up some local products at Melville Tyson Ltd and then admire all the interesting features of Swinside Stone Circle.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Broughton-in-Furness road trip planning app .

Getting from Great Langdale to Broughton-in-Furness by car takes about an hour. You'll set off for Troutbeck on the 30th (Fri).

Things to do in Broughton-in-Furness

Shopping
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Melville Tyson Ltd ©
Melville Tyson Ltd
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Swinside Stone Circle

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Troutbeck

Troutbeck ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Jesus Church and then contemplate the long history of Townend.

To see photos and other tourist information, read Troutbeck trip planner .

Traveling by car from Broughton-in-Furness to Troutbeck takes an hour. You'll set off for Caldbeck on the 1st (Sun).

Things to do in Troutbeck

Historic Sites
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Townend ©
Townend

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Caldbeck

Caldbeck ©
Caldbeck is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale, Cumbria, England. For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Caldbeck road trip website .

Traveling by car from Troutbeck to Caldbeck takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Greystoke.

Things to do in Caldbeck

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

St Mary's Church, High Head Sculpture Valley
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High Head Sculpture Valley
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The Wool Clip Shop
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St Mary's Church

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Greystoke

Greystoke
On the 3rd (Tue), head outdoors with Greystoke Outdoor Pool.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Greystoke online journey planner .

Greystoke is just a stone's throw from Caldbeck. In September in Greystoke, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 4th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Greystoke

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