Cumbrian destinations

The Lake District has everything, from remote valleys to dramatic mountains...

Region MapCaldbeck FellsCarlisle and Hadrian's wallEden ValleyBassenthwaite Lake AreaUllswater AreaKeswick & AreaPortinscale & Newlands ValleyThornthwaite & BraithwaiteWestern LakesBorrowdale ValleyAmbleside & AreaGrassmere & LangdaleConiston, Hawkshead & SawreyBowness on WindemereKendal & AreaCartmel & PeninsulaKirkby Lonsdale & South East CumbriaSt John's in the Vale & ThrelkeldWindermere, Staveley & Troutbeck Bridge

All Western Lakes & Coast


The Western Lake District is an area of great diversity, with famous lakes, awesome mountains and dramatic coastline. Home to Britain’s deepest lake, Wast Water and England’s highest mountain, Scafell Pike.


Caldbeck Fells

Caldbeck Village

Located high in the Northern Lakes on the northern fringe of the Lake District National Park lie the ancient fell villages of Caldbeck, Hesket Newmarket and Uldale.


St John's in the Vale & Threlkeld

Threlkeld & Blencathra

Threlkeld and St. Johns in the Vale are just to the east of Keswick in the Northern Lakes. The steep sided Blencathra looms over Threlkeld village, a popular starting point for walking the mountain.


Portinscale & Newlands Valley

Newland Fells

Portinscale at the foot of Derwentwater is neatly sandwiched between Keswick, only a mile away to the east, Bassenthwaite Lake just to the north and Whinlatter Forest Park to the west.


Kirkby Lonsdale and South East Cumbria

A superb location for those wanting to explore Cumbria and Yorkshire


Cartmel and Peninsula

Offering stunning views of the South Lakeland District fells and countryside, Cartmel is easily accessible, with its winding streets, pretty cottages and medieval buildings.


Kendal and Area

Situated to the South of the Lake District, and only a short drive from the sea, Kendal is especially well placed to cater for everyone’s holiday needs.


Bowness on Windermere

Bowness on Windermere

Bowness-on-Windermere is one of the most popular locations in the Lake District. Situated midway down Lake Windermere, a long promenade skirts the lake with views over a busy harbour.


Coniston, Hawkshead & Sawrey

Coniston & Coniston Old Man

The delightful village of Coniston nestles at the foot of the famous Coniston Old Man fell and is nearby to the Grizedale Forest.


Grasmere & Langdale

Little Langdale

Grasmere is a charming village in the heart of the Lake District National Park, situated in a valley surrounded by the lush green slopes of the Lakeland hills.


Ambleside & Area

Located right in the centre of the Lake District at the head of Lake Windermere, Ambleside is surrounded by beautiful scenery.


Borrowdale and Buttermere

Head of Borrowdale Valley

The steep sided Borrowdale Valley extends some 10 miles from its source high in the Scafell Mountains down to the shores of Derwent Water close to Keswick.


Thornthwaite & Braithwaite

View over Thornthwaite

Thornthwaite and Braithwaite are situated in between Bassenthwaite Lake and Derwentwater in the Northern Lakes.


Keswick & Area

Keswick from Walla Crag

Keswick is overlooked by spectacular scenery including the towering Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell to the north and Derwentwater a stones throw away to the south, in the heart of the Northern Lakes.


Ullswater Area


Ullswater is the Lake District’s second largest lake at 9 miles long. Located in the eastern side of Cumbria, it bends and twists its way through dramatic mountain scenery.


Bassenthwaite Lake Area

Bassenthwaite Lake & Skiddaw

Bassenthwaite Lake and village of the same name is situated just north west of Keswick in the Northern Lakes. The magnificent Skiddaw can be seen rising to the east and Grisedale Pike to the south west.


Eden Valley

River near Rutter Falls

The Eden Valley is set in a tranquil corner of East Cumbria nestling in between The Lake District, The Yorkshire Dales National Park and the North Pennines; all areas of outstanding natural beauty and a lovely holiday destination at any time of the year.


Carlisle & Hadrian's Wall

Carlisle's modern city centre has a rich heritage; a wonderful combination of culture, history and the great outdoors. It is surrounded by acres of parkland and has some of our finest countryside right on the doorstep.


Windermere, Staveley and Troutbeck Bridge

Lake Windermere

Lake Windermere is perhaps the best know area in the Lake District and Windermere village itself is about 1km from the lake.

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