Visit the lively and metropolitan city of Manchester. The world’s first industrialised city, Manchester is notable for its architecture, history, culture, music and sporting glory. A city brimming with character and culture, there’s always something to do in Manchester. With something to suit every taste, you’re sure to find many things to do in Manchester. If you love shopping, the boutiques and internationally renowned shops of the Northern Quarter are second to none. Foodies will delight in the thriving bar and restaurant scene, and don’t forget to visit Manchester’s curry mile, famed for its wealth of quality Indian restaurants.
A city underpinned by its musical excellence, uncover the sights that inspired the city’s legendary music scene with a walking tour. Often referred to as the musical capital of the UK, the city is known as the starting place for world-famous bands such as Oasis, The Smiths and The Stone Roses, to name but a few. Football lovers can enjoy a tour around England’s National Football Museum or a tour of one of the renowned football stadiums. Known as the ‘gateway to the north’, Manchester is also a great base to explore the more remote regions of the UK. From restaurants to museums to nightclubs – Manchester has something for anyone and everyone.