2 days in Lake District Itinerary

2 days in Lake District Itinerary

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2 days in Lake District Itinerary

Start: Durham
Drive:  2​h
1
Portinscale
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Windermere
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Durham

1
day
Portinscale

Portinscale ©
On the 15th (Tue), trek along Alpacaly Ever After, then sample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Portinscale trip itinerary planning app .

Durham to Portinscale is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Keswick
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Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company

1
night
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, examine the collection at Ruskin Museum, then take some stellar pictures from Orrest Head, and finally skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Windermere trip planner .

You can drive from Portinscale to Windermere in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Windermere

Outdoors Tours Nature

Side Trip

Ruskin Museum
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Lake Windermere ©
Lake Windermere
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Ruskin Museum ©
Ruskin Museum

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