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Derwentwater (Keswick)
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$116* and up
Ranked #1 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Crafty Monkeys (Penrith)
Ranked #2 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: A warm family welcome awaits you at our craft studio where you can have a go no matter what age or ability!The potters... more » Owner description: A warm family welcome awaits you at our craft studio where you can have a go no matter what age or ability!The potters wheels, Decopatch, pottery painting, mosaics, plant pots, wooden shapes and keepsakes with hand and foot prints are available every day! Prices start at just £4.50, No hidden extras.We can fully glaze and fire in our studio.We have loads of take home in the day options.We have our own toilet and baby change.Hot and cold drink facilities. « less
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Buttermere (Buttermere)
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$116* and up
Ranked #3 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Hiking Trails; Bodies of Water
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Wastwater Lake (Wasdale Head)
Ranked #4 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Orrest Head (Windermere)
Ranked #5 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Lookouts; Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
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Ranked #6 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Hiking Trails
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Holehird Gardens (Windermere)
Ranked #7 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #8 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: Via Ferrata, Canyoning, Ghyll Scrambling, Stand Up Paddleboarding and Rock Climbing - just a few of the fabulous activities... more » Owner description: Via Ferrata, Canyoning, Ghyll Scrambling, Stand Up Paddleboarding and Rock Climbing - just a few of the fabulous activities on offer from Keswick's Premier Activity Provider.Catering for School Groups upto 150 through to individuals, families and businesses.Memories that Last Forever. « less
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Easedale Tarn (Grasmere)
Ranked #9 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #10 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #11 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Mountains; Hiking Trails
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Ullswater Lake (Lake District)
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$116* and up
Ranked #12 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Helm Crag (Grasmere)
Ranked #13 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Geologic Formations; Hiking Trails
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Ranked #14 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
Owner description: Indoor Climbing Venue, suitable for all ages in the heart of The Lake District. Offering Taster sessions, Private Lessons and... more » Owner description: Indoor Climbing Venue, suitable for all ages in the heart of The Lake District. Offering Taster sessions, Private Lessons and Kids Clubs throughout the week, and open late for experienced climbers.Our parent company also offer a wide range of outdoor activities; from kayaking and rock climbing, to gorge scrambling and hiking. « less
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Loughrigg Fell (Ambleside)
Ranked #15 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Mountains; Historic Walking Areas
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Allan Bank (Grasmere)
Ranked #16 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Tarn Hows (Coniston)
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$65* and up
Ranked #17 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Bodies of Water; Historic Walking Areas
One of the most popular spots in the Lake District, this lake was originally created to supply water to a saw mill.
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Rydal Water (Windermere)
Ranked #18 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Cartmel Priory (Cartmel)
Ranked #19 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
beautiful mediaeval church
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Blackwell Arts and Crafts House (Bowness-on-Windermere)
Ranked #20 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Historic Sites; Art Museums
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Levens Hall (Kendal)
Ranked #21 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #22 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Nature and Parks
Owner description: Enjoy the Views from the Highest Go Ape Platform at 18 metres. Our Grizedale tree top adventure (the jewel in our crown)... more » Owner description: Enjoy the Views from the Highest Go Ape Platform at 18 metres. Our Grizedale tree top adventure (the jewel in our crown) has always proved a popular day out. You’ll fly 200 metres across the top of the Grizedale Beck and marvel at the forest canopy 18 metres up a magnificent Douglas Fir. « less
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Wrynose Pass (Eskdale)
Ranked #23 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Mountains; Scenic Drives
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Townend (Troutbeck)
Ranked #24 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Eden Rock (Carlisle)
Ranked #25 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
Owner description: Eden Rock is one of the largest indoor bouldering walls in England. We have something for everyone, even if you've never... more » Owner description: Eden Rock is one of the largest indoor bouldering walls in England. We have something for everyone, even if you've never tried bouldering or rock climbing before. « less
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Ranked #26 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Helvellyn (Lake District)
Ranked #27 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Mountains; Hiking Trails
This is England's 3rd highest mountain at 3,118 feet.
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Ranked #28 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
Owner description: Established for over 20 years Rookin House has an amazing range of activities at competitive prices.We can offer activities... more » Owner description: Established for over 20 years Rookin House has an amazing range of activities at competitive prices.We can offer activities for individuals, families and large groups including stag& hen and corporate.We are situated half way between Keswick and Penrith (9miles from each) and 4 miles from Ullswater.The mountain range of Blencathra provides a stunning back drop for the centre.Activities include Horse Riding, Pony Trekking, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Air Rifles, Archery, Indoor Karting, Human Bowling, Zip Wire, Assault Course, Argo Cat Off Road Experience, Dakar 4 X 4 and a Stalwart Army Truck.Pre-booking advisable. « less
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Ranked #29 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Museums
Owner description: The Lakeland Motor Museum nestles in the picturesque Leven Valley, at Backbarrow, close to the southern tip of Lake... more » Owner description: The Lakeland Motor Museum nestles in the picturesque Leven Valley, at Backbarrow, close to the southern tip of Lake Windermere in the beautiful English Lake District.This thought-provoking attraction provides a perfect 'whatever the weather', all year venue, which entertains and enthrals all ages.Our free educational quiz helps pass on knowledge and understanding.We offer combined ticketing with Windermere Lake Cruises and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway.The museum's adjacent Cafe Ambio has a beautiful riverside setting and our welcoming gift shop is among the best of places to find the perfect present for any occasion. « less
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Ranked #30 of 274 attractions in Cumbria
Category: Parks; Sports Complexes
Owner description: Keswick Rugby Football Club is located just next to Booths Supermarket in the centre of Keswick - We are a small family... more » Owner description: Keswick Rugby Football Club is located just next to Booths Supermarket in the centre of Keswick - We are a small family friendly club which is primarily a Rugby Club which has representations from aged 5 years through to 2 Adult Teams - we are also a Function venue for all kinds of celebrations, meetings, conferences and all other social gatherings - we are also a Clubhouse with a fully stocked bar selling local Beers and Real Ales - we also sell Fresh Bean to Cup Coffee from Rijo42 and we offer a full Bar Meal menu with Children's Menu and sweets available - we boast the most beautiful Beer Garden in the town and in Winter we have two real open fires - we show all major sporting events on our Giant screen and we welcome everyone. So, why not give us a "try" ! « less
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