Barrow-in-Furness is a historical city located in the region of Cumbria in the country of England. It is located close to famous cities and towns, like Carlisle, Alston, the Lake District, Brampton, and Kendal. Barrow-in-Furness is well connected to an airport. A good network of railways and roadways also service the city of Barrow-in-Furness. If you visit the city of Barrow-in-Furness, you should opt for a car rental in Barrow in Furness to enjoy a thorough tour of the city.
There are many exciting historical sites which travelers can visit when they arrive in the city of Barrow-in-Furness. If you hire a car in Barrow in Furness, you can travel to the Furness Abbey. This is a Cistercian monastery which was founded sometime in the early 12th century. You can also pay a visit to the Wild Animal Park in South Lakes and the Dock Museum. The former is a place where you can get to witness some exotic birds and animals which are unique to the country of England. The latter is a place where you can get to know about the industrial history of the city.
There are several delightful activities which you can participate in as a tourist when you visit the city of Barrow-in-Furness. If you make use of a rental car, you can travel to the ferry side. From here you can take a ferry to the Piel Island, a place of exquisite natural beauty. You can also pay a visit to Holker Hall, which is a stately home surrounded by sprawling gardens.
The Portland Walk area situated at the center of the city is a well known shopping district. It hosts a wide range of shops, majority of them being branches of national chains. New Look store and Body Shop store, for example, are two well known stores which you will come across here. With a rental car, you will find it easy to get to Portland Walk.
Pies are a delicacy in the city of Barrow-in-Furness, and there are numerous places in the city where you can get to enjoy it. If you rent a car in Barrow in Furness, you can travel to most of the well-known pie joints without incurring any hassle.
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