The rural county of Cumbria is perfect for the caravanners who love the great outdoors and wish to explore its diverse landscapes. Home to part of the Yorkshire Dales and Hadrian’s Wall as well as the famous and picturesque Lake District; the UK’s largest National Park offering lakes and mountainous landscape perfect for a hike . As well as breathtaking views there are many National Trust properties and conservation sites to visit, preserved railways, churches, lake cruises and historic buildings; all on your doorstep as you stay in its caravan sites and holiday parks.
Family Attractions include fisheries and birds of prey centres, a zoo and the popular World of Beatrix Potter with displays of Peter Rabbit and friends in amongst the Cumbrian Countryside. Lovers of Beatrix Potter will also enjoy a trip to Hawkshead to see the exhibits of the illustrations and drawings of Beatrix Potter in the seventeenth century National Trust Beatrix Potter Gallery.
Other Museums in Cumbria include the Lakeland Motor Museum which houses the Campbell Legend Bluebird Museum, or the world’s only Laurel and Hardy exhibition packed full of memorabilia with films and documentaries concerning the pair playing throughout.