5 days in Lake District Itinerary

5 days in Lake District Itinerary

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Windermere
— 2 nights
2
Braithwaite
— 2 nights

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nights
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). Next up on the itinerary: scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, browse the exhibits of Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Martin's Church.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Windermere road trip planning website.

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 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Braithwaite.

Things to do in Windermere

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Bowness-on-Windermere, Coniston, Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Boat Tours & Water Sports
The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction ©
The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction

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Braithwaite

Braithwaite
Braithwaite is a village in the northern Lake District, in Cumbria, England. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle, explore the activities along Derwentwater, thensee the interesting displays at Derwent Pencil Museum, and finally trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk. Keep things going the next day: hike along Alpacaly Ever After, tour the pleasant surroundings at Helvellyn, thentake a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally snap pictures at Ashness Bridge.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Braithwaite road trip planner.

You can drive from Windermere to Braithwaite in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Braithwaite are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Braithwaite

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Boat Tours & Water Sports, Helvellyn, Alpacaly Ever After
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
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Catbells Lakeland Walk

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