Its central location and accessibility makes Manchester the perfect base for exploring the north of England. Historic Chester, vibrant Liverpool and the stunning natural beauty of the Lake District and Peak District National Parks are within easy access, so there’s every reason to extend your stay in the region once your business is done.
One of Britain’s most popular cities, its bewitching beauty and unique atmosphere make Chester an unforgettable short break destination. Visit the infamous Chester Rows or take a stroll around the most complete Roman and Medieval town wall in Britain.
With breathtaking scenery and award-winning attractions, Durham is perfect for city breaks, coastal adventures and countryside escapes.
The Lake District is the most famous national park in England. Its beautiful scenery has been inspiration to writers such as Beatrix Potter and William Wordsworth.
Leeds boasts a heady mixture of arts, culture, heritage, shopping and a thriving food and drink scene. Spend a late night shopping in Trinity Leeds or delve into the history of Kirkstall Abbey.
Just 45 minutes from Manchester, Liverpool offers cultural highlights such as the Tate North Gallery and Walker Art Gallery. You can also relive the magic of the Beatles era with a visit to the world famous Cavern Club on a Magical Mystery Tour.
World-class culture, vibrant nightlife, award-winning dining, inspiring heritage, fantastic shopping and acclaimed architecture are linked here, as nowhere else, by the famous Geordie spirit.
Known and loved by millions for its breath-taking views, relaxation, inspiration and adventures, the Peak District National Park is a great place to extend your stay.
Renowned for its exquisite architecture, tangle of quaint cobbled streets, iconic York Minster and wealth of visitor attractions. York is a flourishing city, just over an hour away from Manchester.