Many of Cumbria’s highlights are located within easy driving distance of Milnthorpe, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. The Levens Hall and Gardens and the Lakeland Maze Farm Park are amongst the popular destinations in the area. Two other great attractions that are located within a short distance of Milnthorpe are Sizergh Castle and the Abbot Hall Art Gallery.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Explore, admire and be thoroughly entertained in the most popular museums which include the World of Beatrix Potter in Windermere and Kendal Museum in Kendal.
To surround yourself with nature, go and check out the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax. Feel the breeze through your hair at one of the local beaches, for example Morecambe Beach in Morecambe. To catch a glimpse of the local wilderness drive out to the Lake District National Park in Windermere.
To really get a feel for the area, stop at the nearby local attractions such as Lancaster Castle in Lancaster, Holker Hall in Grange-over-Sands and Kendal Castle in Kendal. These spots are much-loved by locals and tourists alike. The Church of St Mary in Lancaster offers travellers to Cumbria a chance to better understand the part religion has played in the area.
There's absolutely no excuse not to work on your game while you are here. Visit the Windermere Golf Club in Windermere to enjoy challenging fairways and fast greens.
To really get to know Milnthorpe, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Days Inn Kendal Killington Lake, the Holiday Inn Lancaster and the Riverside Hotel, Kendal are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.