16 miles from Carlisle
17 miles from Carlisle
Sleeps 4 / 4 seatbelts / Yes pets
Sleeps 4 / 5 seatbelts / Yes pets
Carlisle is located between Scotland and the Lake District and is easily reached by motorhome rental. Carlisle is steeped in history and the name Carlisle is linked to the Celtic god, Lugh. Carlisle later became an important frontier settlement behind Hadrian's Wall, a 78 mile long stretch of continuous wall completed in AD 122. A medieval market town, Carlisle offers a huge choice of attractions, entertainment and events for all ages. Carlisle has all sorts of historic and modern attractions from a Norman stronghold, Roman civitas, museums, art galleries, parks, nature reserves and national sporting events. Carlisle is a vibrant city with lots of options for all ages, ranging from cinemas to theatres to fine cuisine, lively bars and nightclubs. Whichever direction you take,touring Carlisle in a campervan hire is the perfect to explore further with Silloth and the Solway Coast to the west, the Pennine Moors to the east, Hadrian's Wall to the North and Gretna and Dumfries over the border.