Popularly known as “Lake of Lakelands”, Lake District is a most popular tourist attraction of Great Britain. The place is situated in the North West region of England and tourism is one of the areas main attractions, where lake district hotels line the dales and hills. The added attraction of the place is that it is the birthplace of renowned lake poets like William Wordsworth.
Some tips about Lake District and the hotels and fun it offers
The breathtaking pristine natural beauty of green valleys, beautiful mountain ranges, national park with high altitude alpine trees, traditional medieval English castles and above all, plenty of well maintained clean water bodies attract the tourist from all around the world. Lake District is well connected with the other parts of Great Britain by roadways, railways and airways. Lake District National Park is the largest national park of England and the second largest in United Kingdom. The deepest lakes and highest peak of England, primitive woodlands, diversified landscapes, rich wildlife are the major attraction of the park. The tourist can enjoy the beauty of the park by getting around the park in many ways. The public are allowed to travel around 3500 kilometers of the Park. The best way to explore the park is trekking through the slopes of hills and the narrow primitive lands of the virgin forest. For the adventure lovers, cycling is also another popular mode of getting around the park. However, the top deck of an open top deck bus is the most convenient method to look at the majestic view of the nature.
There are also Lake Cruises from Windermere to Waterhead and Pooley Bridge to Glenridding for viewing the spectacular natural view of the area. Rock climbing on the five highest mountains of England, canoeing in the deepest lakes is the other activities in the park. Keswick Museum and Art Gallery, Laurel and Hardy Museum, Royal Mountains and gardens and family houses of William Wordsworth are the other attractions of Lake District. There are many tour operators to guide your activities at a reasonable price. Keswick, Ambleside and Windermere are the most suitable place to explore Lakeland. Lake District offers a wide range of food and shelter to cater the needs of all tastes and budgets. There are luxurious lake-district-hotels, bread and breakfast accommodation, camps, caravans, self catering cottages and home stay.
The facilities offered by the cottages are multi-fuel stove, built in oven, microwave, color TV, Video, dishwasher, fridge and other modern amenities. The bedroom is spacious with wooden floor and super king size bed. The bathroom is fitted with all the modern accessories. Bed and breakfast guest house offers large room with bath, color TV, DVD and coffee and tea maker in the room. Four persons can share the large room. The price starts from 35 pounds. Youth hostel is bunk bedded rooms. The room is shared by people of same sex. There is a community kitchen. The place is ideal for budget tourist. The Lake District campsite is situated in the lap of nature. The tourist can choose his campsite by clicking the location from the site provider’s map. If the tourist wants to get the experience of local lifestyle, they can stay with the family in home stay package. The unique hospitality, co-operative residents of the locality will make Lake District tour immemorial.