4 days in Lake District Itinerary

4 days in Lake District Itinerary

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Bowness-on-Windermere
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Bowness-on-Windermere

— 3 nights
Bowness-on-Windermere is a town in South Lakeland, Cumbria, England. Do some cultural sightseeing at Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House and Ruskin Museum. Popular historic sites such as Rydal Mount & Gardens and Loughrigg Fell are in your itinerary. Explore Bowness-on-Windermere's surroundings by going to Haverigg Beach (in Millom), Melville Tyson Ltd (in Broughton-in-Furness) and Old Man of Coniston (in Coniston). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Herdy, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cartmel Priory, contemplate the long history of Stott Park Bobbin Mill, and sample the tasty concoctions at Hawkshead Brewery.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bowness-on-Windermere trip planner.

London to Bowness-on-Windermere is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Bowness-on-Windermere

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

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Lake District travel guide

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World heritage site · Specialty Museums · Bodies of Water
A paradise for all lovers of the great outdoors, UNESCO World Heritage-listed Lake District is widely regarded as one of the most stunning areas of natural beauty in the UK. This mountainous region famously served as inspiration for some of the finest works of artists William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Containing the country’s largest national park, the Lake District is England’s top vacation destination for hikers and rock climbers. Nature lovers from around the world linger in this area for days and even weeks, sightseeing in the sweeping landscape of rugged hilltops, glistening lakes, dense forests, and hazy mountaintops. The region abounds in numerous hidden pubs, inns, and hotels, offering not only shelter from the weather, but also first-class dining and drinking options.