The town of Kendal in Cumbria is situated to the South of the Lake District. Being just six miles from junction 36 of the M6 motorway, and only a few miles from the sea, Kendal is especially well placed for holiday visitors.
The town is home to a fine selection of shopping arcades, it has two castles, two museums, a host of historical buildings and bridges. Visitors can also enjoy fine restaurants and a multitude of public houses all set to a backdrop of spectacular scenery. The town’s most famous export must be Kendal Mint Cake.
Kendal is often seen as the Southern gateway to the Lake District, being only around 9 miles from Windermere and 30 miles from Keswick. The other lakes are all within an hour or two’s travelling by car from the town. There are plenty of locations for walks and rambles in the area.
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