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  1. Add Lake District - Cruise, Poetry and Grasmere Gingerbread Day Trip from Manchester to your Itinerary

    Lake District - Cruise, Poetry and Grasmere Gingerbread Day Trip from Manchester

    Enjoy a day trip to the Lake District National Park. With its spectacular scenery and connections with the poet William Wordsworth, ‘Lakeland’, as the locals are more likely to call it, is the UK’s most popular national park.

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  2. Add Medieval York, the Cathedral and Vikings Day Trip to your Itinerary

    Medieval York, the Cathedral and Vikings Day Trip

    Enjoy a day trip to York by train. This historic, walled city is famous for its tangle of quaint cobbled streets, and York Minster, the world-famous 13th century Gothic cathedral.

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  3. University of Manchester Interactive Tree Trail

    Enjoy the great outdoors in the heart of Manchester with The University of Manchester’s interactive Tree Trail.

  4. Add Treasure Hunt Manchester to your Itinerary

    Treasure Hunt Manchester

    Treasure Hunt Manchester will take you on a beautiful route, and send you to fab places, all at your own pace.

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  5. Add Manchester Craft Brewery and Beer Tour to your Itinerary

    Manchester Craft Brewery and Beer Tour

    Let Carolina and James (avid craft beer home brewer) take you off the beaten track for an insider's view of Manchester's vibrant local craft beer scene.

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  6. Add The Blowout by Kate London to your Itinerary

    The Blowout by Kate London

    The UK’s first champagne blowdry bar, located on the ground floor of No.1 Spinningfields off Quay Street, transforms the typical hair styling experience, where women may enjoy a gorgeous cut and blowdry whilst relaxing with a glass of fizz, without…

  7. Add Breakout - High Street to your Itinerary

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    Breakout is a live escape room game - with 60 minutes on the clock, teams of two to five players need to search high and low for clues and codes, solve problems, and most importantly work as a team if they want to win.

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  8. Add Historic Chester and Peaceful Port Sunlight – 2 day, 1 night to your Itinerary

    Historic Chester and Peaceful Port Sunlight – 2 day, 1 night

    Visit the historic walled city of Chester and the peaceful village of Port Sunlight

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  9. Add The Edwardian Manchester's Spa and Gym to your Itinerary

    The Edwardian Manchester's Spa and Gym

    The hotel’s The Spa & Gym, located on the lower ground floor, is a truly relaxing urban  escape. Natural,  tactile  oak walls are contrasted by exposed ceilings and crittall glass dividers, reinterpreting the city’s industrial look with a…

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  10. Add Behind the Façade heritage tour - The University of Manchester to your Itinerary

    Behind the Façade heritage tour - The University of Manchester

    This tour offers a rare opportunity to be guided through the interiors of some of the University of Manchester’s most architecturally important and historic spaces.

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  11. Add Manchester Music Walking Tour ‘The Haçienda Years’ to your Itinerary

    Manchester Music Walking Tour ‘The Haçienda Years’

    Relive the heady days of the Haçienda, when Manchester music was at its peak, on a walking tour of the city centre.

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  12. Add Yeung Family - Cantonese Cookery Class to your Itinerary

    Yeung Family - Cantonese Cookery Class

    Classes are hosted at Yang Sing, and aim to train students in all three disciplines of a Cantonese kitchen.

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  13. Middlewood Way to Marple Locks

    This is a flat and gentle walk along a reclaimed railway line surrounded by woodland and back alongside the Macclesfield Canal.

  14. Peel Tower, Holcombe Moor and Ramsbottom

    This (sometimes strenuous) circular walk gives you everything; spectacular views woodland, riverside rambling and heritage. Have a rest when you reach Peel Tower to catch your breath and admire views across Manchester and the North West. (Please…

  15. Add Brief Encounter Film Location and English Stately Home to your Itinerary

    Brief Encounter Film Location and English Stately Home

    Visit the setting of one of the greatest British films of all time at Carnforth Station Heritage Centre before heading to Leighton Hall, the historic seat of the Gillow family, which is still occupied by them to this day.

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  16. The South Pennine Water Trail

    Discover Hollingworth Lake and Littleborough with this delightful 5 mile walk. With scenic views over the Pennines this circular route takes in some of the best countryside the area has to offer. The initial section of the walk offers easy walking…

  17. Add Mountain Goat Lake District Tour from Manchester to your Itinerary

    Mountain Goat Lake District Tour from Manchester

    This tour gives you a day in the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Lake District National Park, from Manchester. It’s an ideal way to see the villages, historic locations and scenery associated with this stunning National Park.

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  18. Add Base MCR to your Itinerary

    Base MCR

    Base Mcr is a new, exciting option for your days and nights socialising. 

  19. Add Towers and Turrets to your Itinerary

    Towers and Turrets

    The Last Drop Village complex of hotel, restaurant and shops stands high above Bolton on the edge of the hills and makes an excellent starting point for this walk across a scenic golf course, over one bridge of towers and turrets (one of which can…

  20. Wigan Pier to Arley Hall

    This is a canal-side trail rich in natural history and heritage. Starting at the iconic Wigan Pier, the trail takes you along the Leeds-Liverpool Canal and up Wigan’s famous flight of 23 locks to Top Lock. Then on through the wonderful and…

  21. Worsley Village

    This 3-mile circular walk around Worsley takes in the picturesque village, the Bridgewater Canal, its fascinating heritage and explores the rich woodland area of Worsley Woods.

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