8 days in Manchester Itinerary

8 days in Manchester Itinerary

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Manchester
— 7 nights

7
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Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Head to British Ironworks Centre & Shropshire Sculpture Park and York Shamblesfor some retail therapy. Step off the beaten path and head to Royal Air Force (RAF) Museum Cosford and National Trust - Chirk Castle. Get out of town with these interesting Manchester side-trips: York (Treasurer's House, York Minster, &more), Salts Mill (in Shipley) and Helmsley (Rievaulx Abbey & Helmsley Castle). And it doesn't end there: take in the exciting artwork at Manchester Art Gallery, take a leisurely stroll along Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, get to know the fascinating history of Orrest Head, and examine the collection at Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Manchester travel route planner.

If you are flying in from Malta, the closest major aiports are Manchester Airport, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Leeds Bradford Airport, Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport and East Midlands Airport. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

York, Helmsley, Liverpool, Orrest Head, Lakeland Motor Museum
Highlights from your plan
Manchester Art Gallery ©
Manchester Art Gallery
National Coal Mining Museum ©
National Coal Mining Museum
Royal Air Force (RAF) Museum Cosford ©
Royal Air Force (RAF) Museum Cosford

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