At the head of Lake Windermere and the foot of Kirkstone Pass, there's a pastime for everyone. Ambleside is a bustling market town great for cafes, walking and climbing equipment. With Waterhead pier connecting visitors to the Lake, catch the steamer for a leisurely boat ride or hire a boat.
The town is bursting with traditional pubs, tea shops, and award winning restaurants.
The Langdales and the famous Skelwith Force waterfall, quintessentially Lakeland. (516)
Keswick every 30 mins
Ride the scenic route through the heart of the Lakes for stunning lake views and awe-inspiring vistas. (555)
Coniston every 60 mins
At 5000 years old, Castlerigg is one of Britain's earliest stone circle with panoramic views of the Northern Fells.
In Hawkshead centre, see a selection of published work on display, including original watercolour paintings.
After all the sightseeing, visit The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop to stock up on goodies.