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Insider's Guide to Lake District

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Lake District Attractions

Windermere

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 282 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

At 10.5 miles (17 kilometers) in length, running in a north-south direction, Windermere is the largest of the Lake District’s waterways and a magnet for holidaymakers, especially in summer. ...  Read more

Beatrix Potter Gallery

4.5 star rating: Recommended 102 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

For over a hundred years, characters like Jemima Puddle-Duck, Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle and Peter Rabbit have made an indelible impression on children in Britain and beyond. Their creator, author Beatrix ...  Read more

Borrowdale & Buttermere Valleys

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 182 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The Borrowdale Valley is renowned for some of the most dramatic and beautiful scenery in the Lake District, dominated by a handful of England’s tallest mountains. Quaint villages, stately oak ...  Read more

Castlerigg Stone Circle

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 182 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

There are numerous neolithic stone circles in the Lake District and nearby areas, the most popular being at Castlerigg. This more-or-less round grouping of 38 boulders, with a rectangle of 10 more ...  Read more

Keswick

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 182 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Keswick (pronounced “Kezick”), situated at the uppermost tip of Derwentwater, is the hub of the northern part of the Lake District. There are a few local points of interest, but attractions like ...  Read more

Bowness

4.5 star rating: Recommended 37 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

From the imposing white façade of the Belsfield Hotel to the busy shops in the town centre, much of Bowness reflects its rise to prominence during the Victorian era. It was then that the ...  Read more

Carlisle Castle

The stern, stone walls of Carlisle Castle are of Norman construction and were built on the site of a Roman fort. The site long formed a key defensive position against England’s longtime foe to the ...  Read more

Furness Abbey

Construction on Furness Abbey began in 1123, with numerous alterations and additions following in the ensuing three centuries. Throughout the Middle Ages it was a stronghold of the wealthy, ...  Read more

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