4 days in Lake District Itinerary

4 days in Lake District Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train:  3 h
1
Penrith
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Ravenglass
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 30 min
End: London

2
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Explore Penrith's surroundings by going to Windermere (Lake Windermere & Orrest Head), Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House (in Hawkshead) and The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (in Grasmere). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Aira Force Waterfall, examine the collection at The Puzzling Place, explore the engaging exhibits at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, and contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Penrith trip itinerary planner.

London to Penrith is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from London in July, expect nights in Penrith to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Ravenglass.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Keswick, Windermere, The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop, Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House
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Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

1
night
Ravenglass

Ravenglass ©
Ravenglass is a small coastal village and natural harbour in Cumbria, England roughly halfway between Barrow-in-Furness and Whitehaven. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): trot along with a tour on horseback and then explore the historical opulence of Muncaster Castle.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ravenglass online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Penrith to Ravenglass in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ravenglass

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Horseback Riding Tours
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Muncaster Castle ©
Muncaster Castle
Horseback Riding Tours

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