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Things to do in the Lakes

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Discover the best attractions and activities that the Lake District has to offer

Being one of the top tourist destinations in the UK, the Lake District has an array of attractions to visit and things to do throughout the year.

Whether you visit alone, as a couple or with the family, there are an abundance of attractions and activities in the Lake District that everyone will love.

Walk or cycle around the incredible countryside, with routes suitable for all ages and experience. Whether you prefer canoeing, kayaking or paddle boarding, make sure that you get out on the water at Coniston Lake, or for an active experience sheltered from the elements, go rock climbing at the Lakeland Climbing Centre based in Kendal.

If you are looking for something a bit more leisurely, head for stunning historical sites like Lowther Castle or take a trip to the Coast Aquarium and admire the wide variety of fresh and saltwater species. Whatever you are looking to do on your trip, you will be spoilt for choice with the range of attractions in the Lake District.

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