The Lake District in England is one of the most popular weekend budget holiday destinations. It offers a tranquil weekend amid spectacular scenery and many outdoor activities to refresh and rejuvenate a city-weary person. With inexpensive hotels and meals, the weekend will be very affordable and visitors return home feeling like a million.
It is easy to reach the Lake District by car, rail or air. The main train station is Windermere in the Lake District.
For those who want to travel by car or caravan they can take the M6, A66, A65 and A69 which make it easily accessible from the north and south of the UK. There are airports in Manchester, Leeds/Bradford and Blackpool which is 40 minutes by car from Cumbria. (more…)