4 days in Lake District Itinerary

4 days in Lake District Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lake District itinerary planner
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Grasmere
— 2 nights
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Broughton-in-Furness
— 1 night
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Grasmere — 2 nights

Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Helvellyn and Keswick Extreme Outdoor Activities. Escape the urban bustle at Helm Crag and Whinlatter Forest. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Grasmere: Ennerdale Water (in Ennerdale Bridge) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Ashness Bridge, trek along Scafell Pike Mountain, contemplate the waterfront views at Easedale Tarn, and don't miss a visit to Allan Bank.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Grasmere attractions planner.

Nottingham to Grasmere is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Broughton-in-Furness.
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Broughton-in-Furness — 1 night

Broughton in Furness is a small market town on the southern boundary of England's Lake District National Park. Path to Adventure has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): trot along with a tour on horseback, scramble along the landscape with Path to Adventure, and then take in the awesome beauty at Old Man of Coniston.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Broughton-in-Furness trip planning website.

You can drive from Grasmere to Broughton-in-Furness in an hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
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Lake District travel guide

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World heritage site · Specialty Museums · Bodies of Water
A paradise for all lovers of the great outdoors, UNESCO World Heritage-listed Lake District is widely regarded as one of the most stunning areas of natural beauty in the UK. This mountainous region famously served as inspiration for some of the finest works of artists William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Containing the country’s largest national park, the Lake District is England’s top vacation destination for hikers and rock climbers. Nature lovers from around the world linger in this area for days and even weeks, sightseeing in the sweeping landscape of rugged hilltops, glistening lakes, dense forests, and hazy mountaintops. The region abounds in numerous hidden pubs, inns, and hotels, offering not only shelter from the weather, but also first-class dining and drinking options.
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