6 days in Lake District Itinerary

6 days in Lake District Itinerary

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6 days in Lake District Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly + Drive:  13​h 30​min
1
Grange-over-Sands
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Penrith
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h
End: Doha

2
nights
Grange-over-Sands

Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): get interesting insight from Tours, see the interesting displays at The World of Beatrix Potter, then look for gifts at Herdy, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, take an unorthodox tour of Swinside Stone Circle, and then admire the natural beauty at Muncaster Castle.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Grange-over-Sands trip planner .

Doha, Qatar to Grange-over-Sands is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Penrith.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere, Swinside Stone Circle, Muncaster Castle
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Climbing Tours
Muncaster Castle ©
Muncaster Castle

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, and then explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Orrest Head, step into the grandiose world of Wray Castle, look for gifts at The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop, then see the interesting displays at The Puzzling Place, and finally admire the sheer force of Aira Force Waterfall.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Penrith road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Grange-over-Sands to Penrith takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop, Orrest Head, Wray Castle
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Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

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