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Buses in Keswick

Keswick Buses - Explore the area during your visit

There's so much to see in this welcoming market town. With its incredible mountain backdrop and Derwentwater, Keswick is the gateway for walking, sailing and scenery. Explore Derwentwater on the   Keswick Launch, or enjoy the stunning lake views from the National Trust's Friar's Crag walk.

A lively town with a plentiful selection of outdoor equipment shops and a very popular Saturday market, it boasts three parks and two museums.


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13 mins by bus Popular since Victorian times, Lodore Falls are a must see when visiting the area. 78


45 mins by bus

One of the best bases for exploring the Lakes with a variety of shops, restaurants and activities.



54 mins by bus A coastal town seeped in industrial history, with a range of shops and museums. X4/X5


38 mins by bus Visit Rydal Mount and Gardens, the historic family home of William Wordsworth. 555


31 mins by bus

An attractive market town and birthplace of Wordsworth. With a variety of restaurants, cafes and bars, "spoilt for choice" doesn't begin to cover it.




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Things to do...


Borrowdale Valley

18 mins by bus 

Take the lakeside road for walks in Borrowdale, afternoon tea in Grange and return by the Keswick Launch (prebooking necessary due to covid-19).


The Helena Thompson Museum 

55 mins by bus

A gem of a museum, housing the social and industrial history of the Workington area.


The Falls Spa 

13 mins by bus 

The Falls Spa promises a unique spa experience with a stunning outdoor hydro pool. Enjoy the spectacular views with a glass of bubbly.



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