8 days in Lake District Itinerary

8 days in Lake District Itinerary

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8 days in Lake District Itinerary

Start: Jerusalem
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 30​min
1
Grange-over-Sands
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Cockermouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Penrith
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h 45​min
End: Jerusalem

1
day
Grange-over-Sands

Grange-over-Sands ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): try to win big at Cartmel Racecourse, then contemplate the long history of Stott Park Bobbin Mill, and then meet the residents at Predator Experience.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Grange-over-Sands tour itinerary maker .

Jerusalem, Israel to Grange-over-Sands is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Wildlife Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Stott Park Bobbin Mill
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Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Cartmel Racecourse ©
Cartmel Racecourse
Stott Park Bobbin Mill ©
Stott Park Bobbin Mill

3
nights
Cockermouth

Cockermouth ©
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Explore hidden gems such as Alpacaly Ever After and Keswick Brewing Company. Take a break from the city and head to Scafell Pike Mountain and Horseback Riding Tours. There's lots more to do: trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, look for gifts at Cockermouth Sweetie Shop, sample the tasty concoctions at Jennings Brewery, and admire the sheer force of Scale Force.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Cockermouth vacation planner .

You can drive from Grange-over-Sands to Cockermouth in 1.5 hours. May in Cockermouth sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Penrith.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Alpacaly Ever After, Scafell Pike Mountain, The Lakes Distillery, Horseback Riding Tours
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Scafell Pike Mountain ©
Scafell Pike Mountain
Horseback Riding Tours
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

2
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Helm Crag, then explore the striking landscape of Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, and then admire the sheer force of Aira Force. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tee off at Penrith Golf Centre and Driving Range, identify plant and animal life at Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ullswater.

Plan trip to Penrith with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Cockermouth to Penrith in an hour. In May, daytime highs in Penrith are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lake District, Helm Crag
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Helm Crag ©
Helm Crag
Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre ©
Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre

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