Things To Do In Lancashire

The beautiful county of Lancashire is situated within the North West of England. From historical days out to countryside strolls, there are endless places to visit. Our blog looks into some of the most popular locations in the region.

Here at Hanley Caravans, we have three caravan sites in Lancashire. For more, please feel free to contact us.

1.      Lancaster Castle

Situated in the city of Lancaster, the castle offers a rich insight into crime and punishment during the past. This location was once a main centre for trials, most famously that of the Pendle Witches. This location offers guided tours of the inside and often holds events.

Alongside this, the backdrop has often been used in both television and film sets. From music videos to period dramas, a wide selection has been filmed here.

2.      Leighton Hall in Carnforth

Associated with the well-known Gillow family, Leighton Hall is located in Warton near Carnforth. There is a house and gardens for you to explore, along with a tea room to relax at the end of the day.

Popular events are often held here at it is worth keeping an eye out to see what is planned. In 2019 there will be a Classic Car Rally, a performance of Shakespeare, and the annual Motorcycle Hill Climb.

3.      Blackpool Tower

Popular seaside resort Blackpool has endless entertainment to be enjoyed. The tower is one of its main landmarks and is well worth a visit. As well as being able to go to the top and experience scenic views, there are other events to take part in. There is the ballroom, a circus, and even the Blackpool Tower Dungeon.

4.      Arnside Knott Circular

For those that enjoy the outdoors, you really are spoilt for choice. A walk ideal for enjoying the local wildlife is the Arnside Knott Circular. The 4 km (2.5 miles) walk is easy to complete and there are facilities nearby in Arnside.

The track takes you past the railway viaduct, a tower, and the estuary. There is a National Trust Car Park for you to park in.

5.      Morecambe Bay

The picturesque setting of Morecambe Bay is the ideal place to spend your time. From walking alongside the sea to attending festivals, there is something for everyone. The area covers Morecambe, Glasson Dock, Sunderland Point, and all the way to Piel Island.

Enjoy Lancashire Today

At Hanley Caravans we have three parks situated in Lancashire, including Summerville Leisure Park, The Bungalow Leisure Park, and Hurst-Lea Caravan Park.

For more details about our availability, call us today on 01624 621447 or fill in our contact form.