As well as walking and cycling, there are many other attractions and activities in the Lake District (now a UNESCO World Heritage Site) and the Eden Valley – far too many to mention them all here, so we have just listed a few of our favourites below:
Ullswater Steamers - Ullswater ‘Steamers’ is an award winning environmental accredited Lake District attraction celebrating over 150 years of operating lake cruises on England’s most beautiful lake, Ullswater.
Ullswater ‘Steamers’ create the perfect opportunity to combine a lake cruise with some of the most famous and spectacular walks in the Lake District.
Honister - adventures, including mine tours and mountain via ferrata
Wordsworth – forever associated with the Lake District – see if you can spot Wordsworth links to Penrith when you are in town. For more information visit:
Dove Cottage & Wordsworth
The World of Beatrix Potter
Ice Cream – at Clifton, near Penrith
Abbott Lodge Jersey Ice Cream
Tree and ropes adventure ?
Go Ape - Whinlatter
Indoor climbing at Penrith and Keswick:
Keswick Climbing Wall