8 days in Lake District Itinerary

8 days in Lake District Itinerary

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8 days in Lake District Itinerary

Start: Valletta, Island of Malta
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Grange-over-Sands
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Penrith
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Valletta, Island of Malta

3
nights
Grange-over-Sands

Grange-over-Sands ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Grange-over-Sands: Watermill Brewing Co (in Ings) and Hawkshead Brewery (in Staveley).

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Valletta, Malta to Grange-over-Sands is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from Valletta to Grange-over-Sands, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Penrith.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Windermere, Kendal, The World of Beatrix Potter, Watermill Brewing Co, Stott Park Bobbin Mill
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 8:
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Cartmel Racecourse ©
Cartmel Racecourse
Hawkshead Brewery ©
Hawkshead Brewery
Unsworth’s Yard Brewery ©
Unsworth’s Yard Brewery

4
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Penrith: Riverside Golf Club (in Ravenstonedale), Grasmere (The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop & Wordsworth Daffodil Garden) and Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House (in Hawkshead). Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Aira Force, take some stellar pictures from Orrest Head, tour the pleasant surroundings at Catbells Lakeland Walk, and explore the activities along Derwentwater.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Penrith travel route planner .

You can drive from Grange-over-Sands to Penrith in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Penrith are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, Grasmere, Ambleside, Orrest Head, Riverside Golf Club
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 12:
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Aira Force ©
Aira Force
The Lakes Distillery ©
The Lakes Distillery
Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company

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