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Welcome to explore South Lakeland!

South Lakeland, situated in the English Lake District, is known all over the world for its astounding natural beauty and unique, vibrant culture. This website is your guide to explore South Lakeland, the beautiful place we call home!

Make the most of the wonderful sights and attractions and uncover some of South Lakeland's best-kept secrets. You’ll find a fascinating world of towns and villages and hidden gems just waiting to be discovered in this beautiful part of the Lake District.

So please don't hesitate a moment longer - explore our site, and Explore South Lakeland!

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See and do
World class, eye opening art.

World class, eye opening art.

South Lakeland is brimming with life and steeped in history, attracting people from all over the world. There is much to see and do at any time of the year, and the best part is, it’s all on your doorstep!

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What’s On
Performances on an inspirational stage.

Performances on an inspirational stage.

South Lakeland is a spectacular setting for world-class cultural events and festivals, with over 800 to enjoy throughout the year.

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Enjoy
Drink in the views, eat up the goodness!

Drink in the views, eat up the goodness!

There’s so much to enjoy right here in South Lakeland, where our towns and villages all offer their own unique experience. You can shop till you drop, eat, drink and be merry, or simply relax.

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Activities
Go take a hike!

Go take a hike!

The Lake District, the country's biggest adventure playground is on our doorstep. With England's highest mountains and largest lakes, its rich natural environment is simply breathtaking.

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Hidden Gems
Castles and keeps, industry and innovation.

Castles and keeps, industry and innovation.

Do you think you know everything there is to know about the place where you live? You'd be surprised! Use this site to discover some of South Lakeland's best-kept secrets.

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Travel
Get around without costing the earth.

Get around without costing the earth.

From within South Lakeland there are so many ways to explore the district you are spoilt for choice. By foot, by bike or by boat!

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