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  1. Add East Lancashire Railway to your Itinerary

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    East Lancashire Railway

    Bury

    The beautifully restored East Lancashire Railway takes you on a captivating journey to discover the region’s rich transport heritage, taking in viaducts, historic towns and picturesque villages and passing through tunnels en route.

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  2. Add Lyme Park to your Itinerary

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    Lyme Park

    Stockport

    Lyme Park is a magnificent estate on the edge of the Peak District. It's wild remoteness within beautiful sweeping moorland offers a powerful contrast.

  3. Add Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens

    Altrincham

    Great plantsman's garden with interesting historic features like an Orangery, Pump House, Victorian Bark House. A winter garden containing almost 700 different plant species and a further 1,600 shrubs opened in 2009 .

  4. Add Tatton Park to your Itinerary

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    Tatton Park

    Rural, stately beauty on Manchester's doorstep

  5. Add Quarry Bank Mill to your Itinerary

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    Quarry Bank Mill

    Wilmslow

    A working 18th Century water powered cotton mill set in beautiful National Trust country parkland in the Cheshire village of Styal.

  6. Add Heaton Park to your Itinerary

    Heaton Park

    Prestwich, Manchester

    A beautiful space with a range of activities on offer for all ages.

  7. Add Saddleworth Moor to your Itinerary

    Saddleworth Moor

    Oldham

    Saddleworth is traditionally typified as the view of wide open expanse of hill and moorland, in contrast to its past, Saddleworth's environment is now one of the attractions which draws city dwellers to breathe in its air.

  8. Add Red House Farm Maize Maze to your Itinerary

    Red House Farm Maize Maze

    Dunham Massey, Altrincham

    The Red House Farm annual Maize Maze event is one of the must-visit summer attractions in the North West.

  9. Add Heaton Hall to your Itinerary

    Heaton Hall

    Manchester

    A magnificent 18th Century country house set in Heaton Park's rolling landscape.

  10. Add Rochdale Pioneers Museum to your Itinerary

    Rochdale Pioneers Museum

    Rochdale

    The Rochdale Pioneers Museum is widely regarded as the home of the worldwide Co-operative movement.

  11. Add Blackleach Country Park to your Itinerary

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    Blackleach Country Park

    Salford

    Blackleach Country Park is an impressive haven with 50 hectares of beautiful countryside set around an impressive reservoir.

  12. Add Haigh Woodland Park to your Itinerary

    Haigh Woodland Park

    Wigan

    Explore and enjoy the stunning parkland, woodland and plantations at Haigh Hall at Country Park.

  13. Add Touchstones Rochdale to your Itinerary

    Touchstones Rochdale

    Rochdale

    Full of fun activities for the kids, fascinating facts for adults and, for the not so young a chance to share some cherished memories!! Come and discover Rochdale's past and, perhaps, help shape its future.

  14. Add Bramall Hall to your Itinerary

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    Bramall Hall

    Stockport

    This magical Tudor manor house is set in 60 acres of parkland with lakes, woods and gardens. The house contains 16thC wall paintings, Elizabethan fine plaster ceilings, Victorian kitchens and servants' quarters.

  15. Add Werneth Low Country Park and Lower Higham Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    Werneth Low Country Park and Lower Higham Visitor Centre

    Gee Cross

    A visitor centre featuring exhibitions on local history, landscape and environmental management.

  16. Add Highfield Country Park to your Itinerary

    Highfield Country Park

    Levenshulme, Manchester

    Highfield Country Park is a 70 acre area of open land that stretches to the east of Broom Avenue across to the back of Houldsworth Golf Course and over to the junction of Longford Road and Nelstrop Road.

  17. Add Boggart Hole Clough to your Itinerary

    Boggart Hole Clough

    Blackley, Manchester

    A great place to walk and an important site for local historians.

  18. Add Curley's Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

    Curley's Trout Fishery

    Bolton

    This 200 year old reservoir is nestled amongst the hills of the West Pennine Moors, on the edge of the beautiful Rivington Country Park, and is one of the North's premier fly waters.

  19. Add North York Moors to your Itinerary

    North York Moors

    Northallerton

    This national park is a stunning area of natural beauty forged by nature and shaped over generations.

  20. Add Mesnes Park to your Itinerary

    Mesnes Park

    Wigan

    Mesnes Park is an outstanding example of a Victorian urban park. With manicured lawns, a small lake, blooming flowers and rose gardens.

  21. Add Bugsworth Basin to your Itinerary

    Bugsworth Basin

    High Peak, Stockport

    Bugsworth Basin was the largest inland port on the narrow canal system. Restored by volunteers of the Inland Waterways Protection Society and re-opened to boats in 2005, today it is the only surviving canal and tramway interchange in the UK.

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