Families will find kid-friendly activities in Lancaster, and visitors give high marks for the university vibe, lively bar scene and top-notch restaurants. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its entertainment. Top sights around the area include Blackpool Tower, Cartmel Racecourse and The Ingleton Waterfalls Trail.
Cultural venues in the city include Lancaster City Museum, The Dukes and Grand Theater. Favourite family attractions include Lune Aqueduct and Yorkshire Dales Falconry and Conservation Centre. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Lancaster Castle, Ashton Memorial, and St John's Historic Church.
Other top sights in Lancaster include Yorkshire Dales National Park. Top places to see around the area include Blackpool Tower, 19.1 mi/30.8 km from the heart of the city, and Lake Windermere, which is 22.3 mi (35.9 km) away.
If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Lancaster Station, Wennington Station or Bentham Station. Lancaster might not have as many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.