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  1. 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 .

  2. 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.

  3. 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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  4. Add Tatton Park to your Itinerary

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    Tatton Park

    Rural, stately beauty on Manchester's doorstep

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  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 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.

  10. Add Heaton Park to your Itinerary

    Heaton Park

    Prestwich, Manchester

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

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

  13. Add Heaton Hall to your Itinerary

    Heaton Hall

    Manchester

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

  14. 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.

  15. Add Close Park to your Itinerary

    Close Park

    Bury

    Close Park is a public park located approximately 3 miles from Bury town centre and 1 mile from Radcliffe town centre. The park has a bowling green, football pitches, outdoor gym equipment, children's play area.

  16. Add Dove Stone Reservoir to your Itinerary

    Dove Stone Reservoir

    Oldham

    Situated on the edge of Oldham and the Peak District National Park, Dove Stone Reservoir is a spectacular area popular with visitors and for family days out. A picturesque spot, with a sailing club, gentle walks and and links to the moorland beyond.

  17. Add The Alnwick Garden to your Itinerary

    The Alnwick Garden

    Alnwick

    The Alnwick Garden offers the alternative day out.

  18. Add Worthington Lakes to your Itinerary

    Worthington Lakes

    Wigan

    Woodlands surround three reservoirs with paths and picnic sites and access to the Red Rock cycle and bridleway. Small nature reserve, Visitor Centre and Fishing.

  19. Add Brownhill Countryside Centre to your Itinerary

    Brownhill Countryside Centre

    Oldham

    Dramatic Pennine scenery Surround the centre which is situated in the heart of Saddleworth. There is a picnic area and nature garden, information and advice available from the centre as well as changing exhibitions.

  20. Add Three Sisters Recreation Area to your Itinerary

    Three Sisters Recreation Area

    Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan

    The Three Sisters Recreation Area offers a first class motor sports arena, a boating lake and pleasant nature trails which cater for walkers, cyclists and horse riders.

  21. Add Healey Dell Gallery to your Itinerary

    Healey Dell Gallery

    Shawclough, Rochdale

    Healey Dell is one of Rochdale's hidden gems. An area of outstanding beauty that has been officially designated a Nature Reserve and is rich in industrial archaeology.

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