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Things to do in the Windermere
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Number one thing to do on TripAdvisor, this courageous walk is 784 feet above sea level. Follow in the footsteps of Wainwright and enjoy the easy climb up to the summit of Orrest Head from Windermere Information Centre.
World of Beatrix Potter
Inspired by the stunning scenery of the Lake District, Beatrix Potter wrote a series of fantastic children’s books, which are brought to life at this magical attraction. Step into the world of Beatrix Potter and see the life of Peter Rabbit and friends. Children and adults alike will love this colourful place where they can walk among the beautiful gardens.
No visit to Windermere is complete without some form of boating trip on the magnificent lake, Whether you want to enjoy a relaxing Windermere Lake Cruise, canoeing or hiring a row boat or motor boat, there is a number of options from various parts of the lake.
Lakeland Motor Museum
Just a couple of miles from Newby Bridge, this museum houses an incredible collection of classic cars, from Aston Martins and MGs to Audi Quattros.
Get the adrenalin pumping with an exciting 4×4 experience. Take to the wheel and explore the backwaters of the Lake District, allowing you to see places off the beaten track that you wouldn’t otherwise see.