7 days in Lake District Itinerary

7 days in Lake District Itinerary

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7 days in Lake District Itinerary

Start: College Station
Fly + Drive:  20​h 30​min
1
Grange-over-Sands
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Penrith
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: College Station

1
night
Grange-over-Sands

Grange-over-Sands ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Sizergh Castle, then steep yourself in history at Stott Park Bobbin Mill, and then meet the residents at Predator Experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Silecroft Beach and then admire the natural beauty at Muncaster Castle.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Grange-over-Sands trip itinerary planning website .

College Station, USA to Grange-over-Sands is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Penrith.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Muncaster Castle, Sizergh Castle, Stott Park Bobbin Mill, Silecroft Beach
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Stott Park Bobbin Mill ©
Stott Park Bobbin Mill
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Muncaster Castle ©
Muncaster Castle

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Townend and Alpacaly Ever After. Visiting Helm Crag and Aira Force will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Penrith: Jesus Church (in Troutbeck), Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House (in Hawkshead) and Grasmere (The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop & St. Oswald's Church). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre, explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle, explore the activities along Ullswater, and admire the landmark architecture of Wordsworth House and Garden.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Penrith travel planner.

You can drive from Grange-over-Sands to Penrith in an hour. In July in Penrith, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Grasmere, Troutbeck, Wordsworth House and Garden, Alpacaly Ever After, Ullswater
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Helm Crag ©
Helm Crag
Townend ©
Townend
Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre ©
Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre

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