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City River Tour - City Centre Departure

City River Tour - City Centre Departure

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Swap the hustle and bustle of central Manchester for a more peaceful sightseeing option—a scenic river cruise on a dutch sightseeing vessel. It’s a great way to see multiple top landmarks without being stuck in the middle of crowds. Glide past Manchester Ship Canal, and access great views of Media City, Old Trafford, the Imperial War Museum, and more.
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$12.30
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The Manchester City Stadium Tour

The Manchester City Stadium Tour

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Go behind the scenes at Etihad Stadium, the home of Manchester City Football Club, on this guided tour. With an avid Man City fan as your guide, hear all about the football (soccer) club’s history as you visit the manager’s dug-out, the press conference room, the changing rooms and other sites that are off limits to the public during matches. Immerse yourself in the City story during a thrilling audio-visual show.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.75
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$30.75

Snowdonia, North Wales and Chester Small-Group Day Tour from Manchester
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Snowdonia, North Wales and Chester Small-Group Day Tour from Manchester

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If you love the freedom of independent travel but don’t fancy driving 4.5 hours or more over unfamiliar roads, then this affordable day trip by comfortable Mercedes mini-coach is perfect for you. Enjoy stops at Conwy, famed for its 13th-century castle, Chester, with its Roman ruins and historic cathedral, and Betws-y-Coed, the gateway to beautiful Snowdonia National Park: you choose what to do and pay as you go.
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  • 10 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.58
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$56.58

Manchester Afternoon Walking Tour

Manchester Afternoon Walking Tour

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This is an excellent choice for travelers with limited time. Go on a whistle-stop walking tour of Manchester’s main attractions such as Piccadilly Gardens, Chinatown, Vimto Sculpture, St. Peter’s Square, Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester Cathedral, and much more. Exploring the city with a guide means you won’t have to worry about getting lost, and you’ll hear entertaining stories along the way.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$20.11
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MANCHESTER: Lake District Adventure - Sightseeing Day Trip Tour
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MANCHESTER: Lake District Adventure - Sightseeing Day Trip Tour

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A UNESCO World Heritage Site, England’s Lake District lies around 1.5 hours north of Manchester and is incredibly slow to explore without your own wheels. Skip the expense of self-drive when you book this fun tour, with a professional driver/guide to narrate. Stop at a neolithic stone circle, a gingerbread store, and more—there’s even a scenic hike.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.57
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Full-Day North Wales Sightseeing Adventure from Manchester
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Full-Day North Wales Sightseeing Adventure from Manchester

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Save yourself four hours or more of left-side driving and enjoy all the benefits of a licensed guide when you book this great-value North Wales sightseeing tour. See highlights including the pretty seaside town of Llandudno, historic Conwy Castle (entrance at own expense), Swallow Falls, the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and cute little Betws-y-Coed, the area’s fairytale capital. Hidden roads and routes make Snowdonia National Park even more beautiful than you’d expect.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
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Rock & Goal Manchester Walking Tour

Rock & Goal Manchester Walking Tour

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Whether you’re visiting Manchester for its musical heritage or its footballing legacy, this walking tour will fill you in on all the juicy secrets the city has to share. See famous streets and sets from TV and film on your way to visit places of historical importance—from women’s rights to ending slavery. If you’re into football, learn about how Manchester began the Premier League, and if you’re more of a music fan, see where live acts started out.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$18.44
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$18.44

Hard Rock Cafe Manchester Including Meal

Hard Rock Cafe Manchester Including Meal

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Treat your taste buds to a trip to the much-loved Hard Rock Cafe in Manchester’s iconic Printworks. Classic American cooking and an unrivalled collection of music memorabilia await you at the Hard Rock Cafe Manchester. Choose from a 2- or 3-course menu and tuck into tasty dishes such as the classic cheeseburger, ribs and barbecue chicken. Both options come with a dessert and a drink of your choice (soda, tea or coffee).
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$23.67
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Manchester One Day Tour with a Local: 100% Personalized & Private

Manchester One Day Tour with a Local: 100% Personalized & Private

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Discover Manchester with a private guide, and enjoy a tour that’s tailor-made to you. Pick your own departure time, meeting point, and duration, then build an itinerary with a Mancunian guide whose interests match your own. Admission tickets to Manchester attractions are at your own expense, but these can be arranged in advance via your guide.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$157.45
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$157.45
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Craft Beer Tour around Manchester

Craft Beer Tour around Manchester

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When visiting Manchester, discover the city's best breweries on an afternoon pub crawl designed for beer lovers. A guide takes the guesswork out of choosing where to drink, so you're sure to have nothing but great beer at four hand-picked watering holes. Try English and imported beer you may never have heard of and find you new favorite brew, making new friends along the way.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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The Manchester Cheese Crawl

The Manchester Cheese Crawl

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Cheese lovers—rejoice! This is the perfect way to explore the city of Manchester through the world of cheese. Save time reading through reviews, and instead—get taken to a selection of local haunts that offer delicious cheese samples. Along the way, find out fun facts about cheese, take part in games, meet cheesemongers, and, of course, try delicious cheese accompanied by fizz.
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  • 2 hours
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$30.75
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Half-Day Manchester Food Tour with Lunch
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Half-Day Manchester Food Tour with Lunch

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Explore Manchester’s rich array of culinary treats with your friendly and knowledgeable guide who will take you on a journey led by your tastebuds. Feast on food from around the globe, all found in Manchester thanks to its multi-cultural heritage and long history of food and drink experimentation. Taste goodies at a traditional Cantonese bakery in Manchester’s Chinatown, and try delicacies from a whole host of local hidden gems including restaurants and street food vendors.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes to 4 hours
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$73.80
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3-Hour Guided Manchester Food Tour with Lunch

3-Hour Guided Manchester Food Tour with Lunch

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On this food tour we visit not one but two of Manchester's most vibrant areas. You will hear the fascinating history of Manchester and it's people. From the golden age of the Industrial revolution to the ultra cool and trendy city of today. On the tour we'll visit some of the city's most famous eating places and also some of our secret spots. Each place we visit has a special dish that tells a story of Manchester. You'll get to meet some of our chefs, bakers and producers. Our mission is to showcase our food heroes and introduce you to a side of Manchester you may never have seen or heard of before.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.80
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Street Art: The Modern History of the Northern Quarter

Street Art: The Modern History of the Northern Quarter

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Explore the back streets of the Northern Quarter, find film locations and street art and discover how ceramic art transformed the area into the city's coolest district. You can also cast a critical eye on things as you learn about issues facing the city from social justice to public spaces. The tour tracks the transformation of the Northern Quarter since the 1970s when it was in decline in the wake of our first American-style shopping mall, the Arndale Centre, opening. The area, the one with the highest density of protected buildings in the city, was cited by cultural icon Tony Wilson in the early 90s as being 'our Detroit' owing to a mass evacuation of businesses. Abandoned and ruined it was the public art that turned the area around from 1998 onwards. The tour discovers that original ceramic art trail and uses more modern street art in order to weave together the narrative. I donate 10% of profits to local causes. Sustainable, thoughtful and inclusive tourism since 2012.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$12.30
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Private Self-Guided Treasure Hunt around Manchester - The Grand Adventure

Private Self-Guided Treasure Hunt around Manchester - The Grand Adventure

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A fun and different way to see Manchester! Solve satisfying clues and follow beautiful maps sent to your phones. Spot things other people take for granted! You’ll learn interesting facts and stories. Everything is outdoors and you can do social distancing. To see a demo, go to https://treasurehuntmanchester.com/sightseeing/
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$12.29
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$12.29

A Silent Disco Adventure in Manchester

A Silent Disco Adventure in Manchester

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Join the Silent Adventures Team as we take you on a journey of song and dance through the famous streets of Manchester. This musically instructed adventure aims to have your funky moves on display and your pop star voices serenading the people of the city! Hi-tech headsets will fill your body with beats, theme songs and your favourite hits across the decades. As your inhibitions evaporate and laughter takes over, you will be part of the best all dance, all singing walking tour in town! It's a Flash Mob, it's a Silent Disco, it’s a roaming, rhythmic riot through Manchester!
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  • 1 hour
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$20.85
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Manchester Ghost Hunt: Haunted City Center Exploration Game

Manchester Ghost Hunt: Haunted City Center Exploration Game

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Follow the clues and discover a haunted Manchester hidden from everyday view. Using your smartphone, tour Manchester’s oldest (and supposedly most haunted) landmarks and learn about the people who lived—and died—there. This self-guided tour combines elements of a treasure hunt and escape gameplay, all in one spooky experience. Solve riddles and clues as you walk the streets to uncover directions to the next ghostly location.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$5.18
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Guided 90-Minute Photography and sightseeing Tour in Manchester
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Guided 90-Minute Photography and sightseeing Tour in Manchester

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See the sights and hidden gems of Manchester and learn how to take professional photographs as you tour the city. Follow your expert photographer guide to some of Manchester’s most iconic and Instagrammable locations. Get expert tuition and turn your snaps into well-presented photos that tell a story. Hear about the history of Manchester, and find out where all the best spots are. Get guidance on how to get the most out of your shots on Instagram.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$24.29
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$24.29

Private Manchester Self-Guided Tour

Private Manchester Self-Guided Tour

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See the best of Manchester, learn all about its history—and explore totally independently, without worries of crowds—on this private, self-led audio tour. Upon booking, download the app to your smartphone and use when, and as often, as you’d like, for up to three weeks. You’ll see neighborhoods and landmarks like Chinatown, the Royal Corn Exchange, Manchester Cathedral, and much more, and will learn behind-the-scenes stories from the audio narration.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$11.06
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$11.06

The Lake District from Manchester

The Lake District from Manchester

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Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Lake District National Park with ease on a day trip that lets you skip the hassle of car hire. Rather than keeping your eyes on the road, you’ll be free to admire some of Britain’s best-loved landscapes as you’re transported between sights in climate-controlled comfort.
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  • 9 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.11
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Windermere, Lancaster & the Lake District Small-Group Day Tour from Manchester
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Windermere, Lancaster & the Lake District Small-Group Day Tour from Manchester

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Swap the hustle and bustle of Manchester for a scenic day trip to the Lake District. Instead of waiting around for public transport, enjoy the convenience of having transport included. Travel with ease between sites in a comfortable Mercedes mini-coach, and tick off Bowness-on-Windermere, Coniston Water, Hawkshead, Grasmere, and the Heritage City of Lancaster in a day.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.27
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Derbyshire, the Peak District & Poole’s Cavern Small-Group Tour from Manchester

Derbyshire, the Peak District & Poole’s Cavern Small-Group Tour from Manchester

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This region encapsulates everything everybody loves about England. There are rolling hills so green that you wonder whether there’s something unusual in the soil, there are rural towns with more quaint cottages than you can count, and caves with tales of kings, queens, and treachery. On this tour, you explore the most fascinating spots in the area of Derbyshire. You see the gently towering hillocks of the Peak District, experience the traditional streets and treats of Bakewell village, and journey into the natural wonder of Poole’s Cavern. Join this tour and experience England in miniature.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.58
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Private Manchester Tour with a Local, Highlights & Hidden Gems, Personalised

Private Manchester Tour with a Local, Highlights & Hidden Gems, Personalised

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See Manchester your way, your style—but with a local’s expertise—when you book this 100% personalized private custom tour. Perhaps you’re a football fan, looking to experience Old Trafford; perhaps you enjoy hip artsy hangouts such as Castlefield; or perhaps the Northern Quarter is more your speed. Whatever suits you, your guide will build the perfect itinerary for the duration you’ve chosen: pay as you go for attractions, food and transport.
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  • 2 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.50
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Manchester's Music Scene

Manchester's Music Scene

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Manchester is considered England’s music capital, but exploring independently means missing its hidden musical heritage. On this tour, follow in the footsteps of famous Manchester bands like the Buzzcocks, Joy Division, and The Smiths with your guide. Discover iconic locations including the Free Trade Hall, Oldham Street, and Piccadilly Records, stop for refreshments in historic pubs and live music venues, and find out what puts Manchester on Britain’s music map.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.01
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