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Ullswater, Lake District

4.9
Go swimming, sailing, or fishing at the most beautiful of the English lakes, Ullswater. Take a ride on the Ullswater steamer and enjoy the views of the scenery and the lake, hike across the beaches and the surrounding woods, or gaze upon the mountains that form a magnificent landscape. The area near the lake abounds with hotels, motels, and other accommodations, with many villages and towns surrounding the coastline. The lake came to fame as the setting of William Wordsworth’s renowned "Daffodils" poem. Using our online itinerary creator, Lake District attractions like Ullswater can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Ullswater is a fantastic place. There are so many walks from here and everything is signposted. The views are amazing  more »
  • Probably people are right in saying Ullswater is the best lake of the Lake District as it not to busy or commercialised and the views are great.  more »
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  • Great area for anyone who likes the outdoors. Stunning views and great for getting the kids in the water.
  • As with all the lakes in the Lake District they do not fail to impress, fantastic scenery , beautiful part of the country.
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