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Lake Windermere, Windermere

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In some ways the archetypically British setting, Lake Windermere sits charmingly in a shallow, lush valley of rolling hills, bushy trees, and manicured fields. This is the largest natural lake in England. It provides an iconic slice of countryside life in Great Britain with its laid-back, picturesque tranquility and unpretentious beauty. The lake has a surface area of 14.7 sq km (5.7 sq mi). Put Lake Windermere and other Windermere attractions into our Windermere trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Lovely place to walk and take a boat trip around the lakes. Very picturess! Nice range of shops and plenty of cafes! Definitely worth taking time to go out on the boat.  more »
  • √§mazing place to go and see history.. with is amazing views from hills and lakes,, nice and cool yes  more »
  • Beautiful lake. A place where swimmers love diving in.
  • View from the lake in the sunshine nice.

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