Visiting the Lake District is one of the most popular breaks for people across the UK and from further afield. The Lake District National Park has a wide range of activities and attractions, as well as the natural beauty of the entire area.
No matter how you want to enjoy the area, you can walk, cycle, swing in the trees and splash about here to your heart's content! In the winter you can even head into the mountains with our very own Fell Top Assessors on our winter skills courses running from December to April. With 12 of the largest lakes in England and 3,105 kilometres of rights of way, this is truly one of Britain's breathing spaces.
Our guides to the main lakes, towns and villages across the Lake District, from vibrant Windermere and Ambleside to the beautiful Langdale valley.Places to go
Book accommodation online - from cosy holiday cottages to luxury hotels. Our commission goes towards keeping the Lake District specialBook your accommodation
Have a great day out at Brockhole! Explore 30 acres of stunning gardens, hire bikes for the family, enjoy lake Windermere by canoe, kayak or rowing boat and let the children blow off some steam on the adventure playground or Treetop Nets!Visit the Brockhole website
From fun fueled outdoor activities to educational adventures & awe-inspiring tours, there's something for everyone to enjoy.View attractions
The Lake District Pound (LD£) is our local currency. You can spend it to enjoy our real local community, and help keep the Lake District special!How to buy and spend LD£
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