02 January, 2019
Last updated on 14 March, 2022
Posted by Spaceships Crew
For all of you camping lovers, there is a place that you must try. It is the Peak District. Well-known to most Brits, but often overlooked by international travellers, the Peak District in Derbyshire has something for everyone. And it is only three hours away from London.
Prepare for a great time
Take the time to prepare for your camping trip. Have plenty of food and clothing when you want to take in this fabulous experience. Take all that you will need, and plan to spend some time sightseeing and enjoying the nature that you will find to be all around you when you camp in the Peak District. Doesn't it sound like a plan that you should make?
Take in the town of Bakewell
Bakewell is a town that is full of wonder. There are all kinds of interesting shops that you will want to check out. It is famous for the Blackwell Tart so make sure that you stock up on them. They are simply delicious, and they were actually created by someone when made a mistake in the recipe. You will want to take some back home with you for your loved ones. They will gobble them up.
Bakewell tart on a plate | photo: Brynn (CC BY SA 3.0)
A must is the Tissington Trail
Having fun on this walking and biking trail is part of the picture. You can rent a bike along the way. The scenery is fantastic, with old bridges and tunnels that will peak your imagination. The route is from Parsley Hay to Ashbourne, along with an old railway. Old steam trains went along the route that you will take.
You will love the Chatsworth House
This house has been voted Britain's best country home. It has received this honour time and time again. Inside this beautiful home, it is filled with sculptures and paintings that will take your breath away. All around the home are fascinating parks and gardens. You will enjoy walks along the Derwent River. All that you will get to experience at the Chatsworth House is worth some picture taking, so make sure your camera is working well.
You can rest assured that when you camp, it is the least expensive vacation that you can take. Don't hesitate to make your plans for camping in the Peak District. You should definitely have a campervan, although you can access the trail by other vehicles too. Cars and vans do well too. Make no mistake about it, the Peak District is every, camper's, dream destination. With every moment, you will be in for a treat. The memories you take with you will last a lifetime.
They will be filled with incredible times that will rock your world. The Peak District is calling your name. Answer the call for your next road trip, and you will want to make it as soon as possible.