Lake District Tourist Guide
The Lake District National Park is situated in the northwest corner of England, in the county of Cumbria, easily accessible from both the M6 Motorway and West Coast mainline railway.
Yearly the Lake District attracts around 16 million people visitors to the National Park's mountains, valleys, villages, towns, coastline and of course lakes!
Scafell Pike, stands 978 metres above sea level, making it the highest mountain in England and the third highest in the UK behind Snowdon and Ben Nevis.
Lake Windermere is the largest natural lake in England, stretching over 11 miles! Walking, hiking, climbing, cycling, off-roading, fishing, boating and much more in places like Keswick, Ambleside, Windermere , Ullswater, Grasmere and Coniston.
The Lake District offers a wide range of quality accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets: luxury hotels, family-run hotels, B&Bs,self-catering, caravan and camping sites, working farms and hotels.