7 days in Lake District Itinerary

7 days in Lake District Itinerary

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7 days in Lake District Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + train:  17​h 45​min
1
Penrith
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Coniston
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Singapore

1
night
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Shap Abbey, identify plant and animal life at Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre, and then explore the activities along Ullswater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, stroll the grounds of St. Oswald's Church, then admire the striking features of Bridge House, and finally examine the collection at Hawkshead Grammar School.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Penrith trip itinerary planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Penrith is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Singapore to Penrith due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in June, expect Penrith to be cooler, temps between 20°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Coniston.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Ambleside, St. Oswald's Church, Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, Ullswater
Highlights from your plan
Shap Abbey ©
Shap Abbey
Hawkshead Grammar School ©
Hawkshead Grammar School
Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum ©
Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum

3
nights
Coniston

Coniston ©
Coniston is a village and civil parish in the Furness region of Cumbria, England. Museum-lovers will appreciate J.B.Banks and Son Ltd and Ruskin Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Stott Park Bobbin Mill and Brantwood. Explore Coniston's surroundings by going to Barrow-in-Furness (The Dock Museum & Furness Abbey), Predator Experience (in Ayside) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Wordsworth House and Garden, take in nature's colorful creations at Wordsworth Daffodil Garden, explore the activities along Newby Bridge Weir, and don't miss a visit to Lake Grasmere.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Coniston tour itinerary site .

Getting from Penrith to Coniston by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Coniston

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Cockermouth, Grasmere, Barrow-in-Furness, Alpacaly Ever After, Stott Park Bobbin Mill
Highlights from your plan
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Stott Park Bobbin Mill ©
Stott Park Bobbin Mill
Brantwood ©
Brantwood

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