Reasons to visit the Peak District

The Peak District and Derbyshire offers a world of contrasting natural beauty, with moors and dales, rivers, spas and caverns, enjoyed by many tourists every year for its spectacular views and tranquility as well as a myriad of things to do whatever the weather. Home to the the market towns of Chesterfield, Buxton, Matlock, Ashbourne and Bakewell; pretty villages such as Ashover, Crich and Eyam; historic houses like Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Hardwick Hall, Renishaw Hall and Bolsover Castle; family fun attractions from Gulliver's Kingdom to the world famous Alton Towers.

The Peak District is one of the UK’s most popular walking and rambling destinations.  There is something for everyone, from challenging hill walks to simple leisurely circular walks.

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