Broughton-in-Furness Tourist Information

The town has some delightful old Duddon Valley inns and an excellent choice of pretty holiday cottages are available in the area. Local trekking centres offer beach riding on nearby Silecroft beach with its five miles of glorious sands. Boat trips on Coniston Water and Lake Windermere are just a short drive away and attractions including the Eskdale Railway, Muncaster Castle and Lakeside attractions on the southern edge of Windermere are all within easy reach.

Broughton’s market town centre is brimming with independent shops including an artisan village bakery and cafe, an acclaimed butchers and grocers, a filling station on Market Street and a garden centre. An information point and craft gallery sits within the central Georgian Town Hall.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.