Lake District

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Lake District

Located in the county of Cumbria, the Lakes is a mountainous region in North West England and is a popular holiday destination made famous for its lakes, forests and mountains. Spanning an area over 2,360 square kilometres, the region is home to Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England and lake Windermere which is England's largest natural lake.

Some of the most popular destinations in Lake District are:


Lake District National Park

The lake district national park can be found in Cumbria and is England's largest National Park and World Heritage Site. Home to Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England, it sits at an elevation of 978 metres (3,209 ft) above sea level. Here you can also find the regions deepest lake and the thriving communities of Keswick and Bowness-on-Windermere.