Penrith is an old market town situated in the Cumbria’s Eden Valley, North West England. Its located at a major road intersection, i.e. that of the north-south M6 motorway, and the east-west cross-Pennines A66 trunk road. It also lies between the River Eamont and the River Petteril, in an area of undulating countryside. Penrith also lies just 3 miles (5 km) outside the boundaries of the UK’s biggest National Park, the Lake District.
If you want to find out more about the history of this beautiful town please go to our Penrith guide by clicking the link below