15 days in Lake District Itinerary

15 days in Lake District Itinerary

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Windermere
— 3 nights
2
Ravenglass
— 3 nights
3
Penrith
— 8 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) and Grasmere (Wordsworth Daffodil Garden & Lake Grasmere). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, take some stellar pictures from Jenkin Crag, view the masterpieces at Cookhouse Gallery, and enjoy some diversion at Michael Coates Clay Shooting.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, use the Windermere day trip planning site.

London to Windermere is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Ravenglass.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ambleside, Bowness-on-Windermere, Grasmere, Newby Bridge Weir, Helvellyn
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head

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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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ravenglass: Silecroft Beach (in Silecroft), Scafell Pike Mountain (in Seathwaite) and Hard Knott Pass (in Broughton-in-Furness). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Muncaster Castle, take in the awesome beauty at Mellbreak, kick back and relax at Seascale Beach, and steep yourself in history at Eskdale Mill.

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

Drive from Windermere to Ravenglass in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Penrith.

Things to do in Ravenglass

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Eskdale, Broughton-in-Furness, Silecroft Beach, Scafell Pike Mountain, Mellbreak
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Muncaster Castle ©
Muncaster Castle
Stanley Ghyll Force Waterfall
Stanley Ghyll Force Waterfall
Scafell Pike Mountain ©
Scafell Pike Mountain

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Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Get out of town with these interesting Penrith side-trips: Cockermouth Castle (in Cockermouth), The Lakes Distillery (in Bassenthwaite) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Aira Force Waterfall, take some stellar pictures from Walla Crag, hike along Hallin Fell, and don't miss a visit to Castlerigg Stone Circle.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Penrith day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Ravenglass to Penrith takes 1.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Penrith can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Kirkby Stephen, Cockermouth Castle, The Lakes Distillery, St Sunday Crag
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Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

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