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  1. Experiences You Can Book Now
    Book an activity in advance to make the most of your Manchester trip. Enjoy food and pub tours, family friendly attractions and football stadiums to name but a few.

City Break in Manchester

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    Book an activity in advance to make the most of your Manchester trip. Enjoy food and pub tours, family-friendly attractions, football stadium tours and much more.
  2. Man explaining the gin-making process to two people at Manchester Gin
    Join Manchester Gin for a fully immersive distillery tour and gin-making experience.
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  3. John Rylands library
    Expect fabulous story-telling, drama and entertainment on a truly memorable occasion.
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  4. Scranchester Food Tour guide talking to two men with plat of food
    A truly immersive food tour of Manchester. Your local guide will take you on a multi-stop tour across the city offering edible insights into food history and culture along the way. The tour will include at least eight stops (adding up to a huge meal, come hungry!) revealing why the city’s food and drink scene is booming.
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  5. Bridgewater Hall
    A tuneful swoop through the popular music scene of the city from the 1960s to the present day.
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  6. Craft Beer Tour Manchester - beer on a table
    Join us on a craft beer adventure as we tour Manchester and sample the best local produce that the city has to offer. We visit a range of microbreweries and craft beer houses enjoying at least ten craft beers along the way. Just £30pp, tour run every Saturday.
    1. People in an exhibition in the National Football Museum
      Whether you’re a die hard football fan, planning a visit with your family or on a weekend break to the great city of Manchester, enjoy a visit to the world's biggest and best football museum.
      1. 14 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
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      As one of the most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities in the UK, Manchester has a rolling calendar of outstanding events, exhibitions, concerts, markets and theatre.
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      The Candlelight series presents a tribute to one of the most enduring voices of our times. Amy Winehouse left a legacy in the jazz and pop world and connected with listeners globally.
      1. 19 Aug 2022
    4. Gin festival
      Whether you're thirsty for knowledge or you just want to party the night away, the Gin and Rum Festival is for you! Treat yourself and let your hair down with your friends at the themed bars with friendly staff, tasty street food and a buzzing party atmosphere.
      1. 9 Sep 202210 Sep 2022
    5. We Will Rock You
      With 24 of Queen’s biggest hits and Ben Elton’s hilarious futuristic comedy writing combined, comes a show that boasts the scale and spectacle that marked the band’s legendary live performances. This global phenomenon will continue to be one of the most spectacular musicals to tour the United Kingdom & Ireland.
      1. 5 Sep 202210 Sep 2022
    6. Close-up Photo of Bingo Chips
      FunnyBoyz are on a mission to bring quality laughs and luxury drag to your Friday nights! Introducing... Benidorm Bingo!
      1. 9 Sep 2022
      2. 16 Dec 2022
      3. 1 Oct 2022
    7. Clear Wine Glass Lot
      Drag queens, brunch, bottomless cocktails, and all the Gaga hits you can handle? Look no further for a pop-tastic brunch party you'll never forget!
      1. 17 Sep 2022
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      3. 12 Nov 2022
      4. 10 Dec 2022
    8. Piano surrounded with candles
      Join in for a magical night of candlelit music paying tribute to one of the world’s most-loved rock bands: Oasis.
      1. Person enjoying food outside a converted bus
        With new restaurants, bars, gastropubs, micro breweries and cafes opening weekly, the city is establishing itself as one of the UK’s most exciting foodie destinations.
      2. Showcasing all its original Edwardian beauty with a modern twist, The Corn Exchange is home to a mouthwatering mix of new restaurants in Manchester that offer a fusion of flavours from around the globe.
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      3. With its welcome ambiance and sociable buzz, The Refuge has become a hotspot where you can play all day and stay all night. Sip cocktails, whizz through work emails, catch a live DJ, sample pours from a local brewery: You can do it all and more.
        1. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2022
      4. Winner of 'Best Luxury Restaurant’ in the UK at the British Restaurant Awards 2019, Peter Street Kitchen offers an exquisite selection of contemporary Japanese and Mexican small plates, complemented with the finest wines, sake and our signature cocktails in the heart of Manchester.
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          Manchester boasts great shopping centres such as Manchester Arndale and The Trafford Centre as well as high street destinations that offer an unrivalled selection of international brands, alongside a thriving independent scene.
        2. A totem of indie commerce; shop for anything from top hats to tattoos.
          1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
        3. Selfridges in Exchange Square
          Selfridges Exchange Square is located in the heart of the city and a luxury shopping experience, home to the most sought-after and exclusive designer brands in the world
          1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
        4. Inside Manchester Arndale
          The UK's largest city-centre shopping centre with over 240 retailers.
          1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
        5. Where to Stay in Manchester
          Greater Manchester offers a wide range of accommodation, from unique boutique hotels and luxury pads to beautiful countryside settings and cosy family hideaways, there’s something to suit every need and taste.
        6. The Edwardian Manchester
          Winner of ‘Leading Hotel of the Year 2019’, The Edwardian Manchester, A Radisson Collection Hotel brings redefined five-star luxury to the city’s beautiful Grade II*-listed Free Trade Hall.
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        7. Book a stay at one of 59 beautifully designed Serviced Apartments in Manchester City Centre, fully fitted for the practicalities of daily life, finished with a subtle suggestion of the Orient inspired by the bustle of nearby Chinatown. As you'd expect from a luxury hotel, there's every concession to contemporary style and comfort. Choose between our Smart and Grande Studio, two bed Penthouse Suite or book a Liberty or Loft Suite.
        8. Grade II listed Edwardian building exuding elegance and style.
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        9. Day Trips and Excursions from Manchester
          Manchester is ideally placed as a base to explore more of the North, including iconic destinations like Liverpool, the Peak District, Chester, and many more.
        10. Getting To Your Manchester City Break
          Leave the car behind and take the stress out of travelling to Manchester for your city break. Choose from one of our rail partners.
        11. Avanti West Coast Train
          Avanti West Coast run the fastest trains out of London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly, with the journey taking just over two hours. Frequent services mean you can reach Manchester safely and in next to no time with a choice of Standard, Standard Premium or First Class travel.
          1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
        12. Travel to Manchester from across the North of England and Scotland with regular direct services TransPennine Express.

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