Things to Do
From amazing countryside walks and scenic cycling trails, to spectacular rock climbing opportunities to quaint country villages. There are endless things to do in the Peak District & Derbyshire and whether you’re visiting us for a day, or a week, you’ll still want more time.
You’ll almost certainly want to enjoy one of the great days out in Derbyshire and the Peak District, so why not start with a visit to the stunning Chatsworth? Located near Bakewell, in the Peak District, Chatsworth is steeped in history and dripping with oppulence, the jaw-droppingly beautiful house and gardens are open to the public to explore.
If spectacular architecture and absorbing history is what you look for when searching for things to do in the Peak District and Derbyshire, you’ll also want to check out Lyme Park, House and Garden. With more than 1,400 acres of open moorland, this National Trust property is both scenic and fascinating, offering lovely walks outside and a throw-back to an era of days gone by inside the house.
Of the other attractions that provide great days out in the Peak District and Derbyshire, the area is home to some incredible caves, countryside and truly world-class heritage sites.
The Peak District and Derbyshire is of course well-known for its natural beauty, and so no visit here is complete without spending some time in the great outdoors. For walkers of all abilities, there is a rich collection of trails and walking routes to explore, while those who prefer life on two wheels are also in for a treat. The Peak District and Derbyshire is home to some amazing cycling and mountain biking trails.