Many of Cumbria’s most popular attractions are located within easy driving distance of Barrow-in-Furness, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Furness Abbey and the ever-popular Laurel and Hardy Museum. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Holker Hall and the St. Patrick's Chapel.
Get your body moving in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Discover the attractive coastal spots nearby such as Morecambe Beach in Morecambe.
Cumbria offers a range of interesting sights including Muncaster Castle in Ravenglass, Lancaster Castle in Lancaster and Brantwood in Coniston. Visitors interested in the world's various faiths will appreciate the care and devotion that has gone into creating the St. Peter's Church in Morecambe and the Church of St Mary in Lancaster.
Bloomfield Road, Blackpool is the perfect place to hang out with lovers of soccer, and to see local legends, the Blackpool FC, in all their glory. On match days follow the sea of yellow and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fans in the nearby pubs for a few post-game beers.
To make sure you get the most out of Barrow-in-Furness, consider booking a room close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. Take your pick from the Holiday Inn Lancaster, the Royal Kings Arms, Lancaster, or the Rusland Pool Hotel, Ulverston.