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Lake Windermere, Windermere

Water Body · Nature / Park
In some ways the archetypically British setting, Lake Windermere sits charmingly in a shallow, lush valley of rolling hills, bushy trees, and manicured fields. This is the largest natural lake in England. It provides an iconic slice of countryside life in Great Britain with its laid-back, picturesque tranquility and unpretentious beauty. The lake has a surface area of 14.7 sq km (5.7 sq mi). Put Lake Windermere and other Windermere attractions into our Windermere trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • England's largest Lake! And easily under estimated just how large this lake is! Plenty of walks, cycle routes, boating, paddle boards, and plenty of other adventures and activities around the local...  more »
  • First time I have ever visited Lake Windermere and absolutely loved it! We had a family day out and enjoyed the lovely walk around the lake and shopping area. Our 15 yr old even enjoyed himself. You.....  more »
  • Beautiful lake so much to see and do.Definately worth going on a lake cruise .lake aprox 10 miles long and just over a mile long  more »
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  • Beautiful lake. A place where swimmers love diving in.
  • View from the lake in the sunshine nice.
  • Its just a beautiful place
  • One of the best destinations in Europe. The nature is fabulous at this area.
  • Simply beautiful 😍

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