8 days in Lake District Itinerary

8 days in Lake District Itinerary

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8 days in Lake District Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + train:  10​h
1
Penrith
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Windermere
— 5 nights
train + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. On the 11th (Fri), view the masterpieces at Viridian Gallery, take in the pleasant sights at Alpacaly Ever After, and then take some stellar pictures from Walla Crag. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Anne's Hospital, view the masterpieces at Courtyard Gallery, hunt for treasures at Orton Farmers' Market, then look for gifts at Kennedys Fine Chocolates, and finally tee off at Riverside Golf Club.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Penrith holiday builder .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Penrith is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Tel Aviv in October, things will get colder in Penrith: highs are around 15°C and lows about 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in Penrith

Outdoors Trails Shopping

Side Trips

Keswick, Orton, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Alpacaly Ever After, Riverside Golf Club
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Orton Farmers' Market ©
Orton Farmers' Market
Walla Crag ©
Walla Crag
Riverside Golf Club ©
Riverside Golf Club

5
nights
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Get in touch with nature at Predator Experience and Loughrigg Fell. Head to Yew Tree Barn and SpindleCraftfor some retail therapy. Explore Windermere's surroundings by going to Haverigg Beach (in Millom), Seascale Beach (in Seascale) and Melville Tyson Ltd (in Broughton-in-Furness). Next up on the itinerary: take in the exciting artwork at Cookhouse Gallery, take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, get a taste of the local shopping with Old Courthouse Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at Kendal Parish Church.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Windermere trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Penrith to Windermere by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Grange-over-Sands, Ambleside, Seascale Beach, Heaton Cooper Studio, SpindleCraft
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Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Loughrigg Fell ©
Loughrigg Fell

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