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Lonely Planet the Lake District is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Cruise by wooded islands on Derwentwater, ascend the thrilling fell walk of Striding Edge, or glimpse into the life of Wordsworth at Dove Cottage; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the Lake District and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet the Lake District Travel Guide:
- Colour maps and images throughout
- Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
- Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
- Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
- Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
- Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including history, poetry, literature, film, politics, landscapes, flora, wildlife, and cuisine
- Over 56 local maps
- Useful features - including Month-by-Month (annual festival calendar), Outdoor Activities, and Travel with Children
- Coverage of Inland Cumbria, Ullswater, Grasmere, the Central Lake District, Windermere, Coniston, Hawkshead, Cumbrian Coast, Western Lake District, Keswick, Derwentwater, and more
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet the Lake District, our most comprehensive guide to the Lake District, is perfect for those planning to both explore the top sights and take the road less travelled.
- Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's England guide or Great Britain guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer, or Discover Great Britain, a photo-rich guide focused on the country's most popular experiences.
Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet and Oliver Berry.
About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.