8 days in Lake District Itinerary

8 days in Lake District Itinerary

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Windermere
— 4 nights
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Penrith
— 3 nights

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Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Windermere: Bowness-on-Windermere (Boat Tours & Water Sports & The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, have some family-friendly fun at Cliffhanger Rooms, get great views at Orrest Head, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Tarn Hows.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Windermere itinerary planning site.

London to Windermere is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive to Penrith.

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Penrith

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Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. When in Penrith, make a side trip to see Alpacaly Ever After in Portinscale, approximately Portinscale away. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Derwentwater, make a trip to Castlerigg Stone Circle, trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, and let the kids burn off some steam at Center Parcs - Whinfell Forest.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Penrith journey builder app.

Traveling by car from Windermere to Penrith takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Penrith

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Derwentwater
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Catbells Lakeland Walk
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