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Things To Do Around The Lake District

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Windermere Jetty Museum

The Windermere Jetty Museum invites you to explore an unique immersive experience that will fascinate and inspire you. This is the perfect day out for the whole family where you can solve riddles and discover stories that were once lost to the waves. Steam launches, sailing yachts, motor boats, and record-breaking speed boats are on display in the main exhibition hall. Visitors will be able to learn about Windermere’s boats as well as the people who sailed them.


Windermere Lake Cruises

This winter, enjoy breath-taking views of the Lake District’s mountain landscapes, secluded bays, and many forested islands. Windermere Lake Cruises have a variety of different routes ranging from 45 minutes to 3 hours, departing from Ambleside, Bowness, Brockhole or Lakeside piers. Your ticket allows you to get off at each stop and catch a later boat back so you can spend the day enjoying the beautiful views of the Lake District and even stop off for a spot of lunch! Book your cruise today.

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Chocolate Factory Hawkshead

The Chocolate Factory Hawkshead hosts unique chocolate workshops for children and adults 7 days a week. Create and decorate chocolate bars in this interactive experience that you’ll be able to enjoy as a treat afterwards! However, it’s not just the kids that get to have fun at the Chocolate Factory. Whether it’s a business meeting, hen party, team building exercise or just for fun, The Chocolate Factory Hawkshead are able to cater to your varied requirements. Book your tickets today.


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