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Brockhole Visitor Centre

A great day out overlooking Lake Windermere at the Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole. Enjoy our famous adventure playground, exhibitions, fabulous gardens, information centre, gift shop and cafe. Free admission.

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Lakes Aquarium

Explore the lakes of the world and discover some incredible creatures – from otters in Asia, piranhas in the Americas and cheeky marmosets in the rainforest.

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South Lakes Safari Zoo

Prepare to be completely amazed by the unique interactive close up encounter you cannot get anywhere else in the UK or Europe. A unique park built to put animals first – probably Britain’s best conservation park.

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Windermere Lake Cruises

Windermere Lake Cruises offer a wide choice of sailings from Ambleside to Lakeside covering most of Lake Windermere – what better way to see England’s longest lake!

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Adventure Peaks

Climb the worlds highest mountains, from Kilimanjaro to the summit of Everest with Adventure Peaks Worldwide Climbing and Mountaineering. Our aim is to offer something for all levels and abilities from a simple walk, climb or scramble in the Lake District to the extreme cold of Mt Vinson in Antarctica to the sunshine of Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.

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