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Manchester's Music Scene

Manchester's Music Scene

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Manchester is considered England’s music capital, but exploring independently means missing its hidden musical heritage. On this tour, follow in the footsteps of famous Manchester bands like the Buzzcocks, Joy Division, and The Smiths with your guide. Discover iconic locations including the Free Trade Hall, Oldham Street, and Piccadilly Records, stop for refreshments in historic pubs and live music venues, and find out what puts Manchester on Britain’s music map.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$135.97
Price varies by group size
From
$135.97
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Christmas In Manchester: Private Experience With A City Host

Christmas In Manchester: Private Experience With A City Host

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Opt for a personalized experience of Manchester on a private tour of the city at Christmas time. With a local guide, you’ll create a tailored sightseeing itinerary that takes into account your preferences: choose to focus on Manchester’s fashion, art, food, or architecture, and soak up the city’s festive spirit at a Christmas market.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$135.97
Price varies by group size
From
$135.97
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

The Alternative Manchester Walking Tour

The Alternative Manchester Walking Tour

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This new tour by 'Free Manchester Walking Tours' is a walking tour of Manchester's bohemian Northern Quarter neighbourhood, always led by a guide actively working in creative industries. Our story of the Northern Quarter will include the legends of our poets, musicians, protestors and radical book shop owners. There will be plenty of photo opportunities, as we show you the Northern Quarter's street art, public art, and Hollywood film locations. Plus, our local guides will be able to offer tips for food, live music, parties and good coffee.
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  • 2 hours
From
$13.60
From
$13.60

A Full Day In Manchester With A Local: Private & Personalized

A Full Day In Manchester With A Local: Private & Personalized

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Discover Manchester with a private guide, and enjoy a tour that’s tailor-made to you. Pick your own departure time, meeting point, and duration, then build an itinerary with a Mancunian guide whose interests match your own. Admission tickets to Manchester attractions are at your own expense, but these can be arranged in advance via your guide.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$174.04
Price varies by group size
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$174.04
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

La Tania - January 2019

La Tania - January 2019

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1 week's ski-ing in La Tania staying at Chalet Juliet (Ski Dazzle).
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  • 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
From
$1,743.16
From
$1,743.16

Private Manchester Ghost Tour: Haunted City Center Exploration Game

Private Manchester Ghost Tour: Haunted City Center Exploration Game

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Embark on a quest around Manchester by solving clues that will take you to the most haunted places in the city, all with the help of your smartphone. Unlock new stories as you discover on your own Manchester Cathedral, Palace Theatre, Albert Square, and more. + Discover the most haunted streets, villas, and squares in the city + Find out the horror stories of the people who used to live there + Solve clues on your phone while you visit the haunted Manchester + Try a new type of experience: a mix between a self-guided tour, an outdoor escape game, and a treasure hunt where you solve clues on your phone Each clue will lead you from one place to another, giving you exact directions, so you won’t need a map, a GPS, or a guide. When you solve it and guess the answer, the secret story of that place is unlocked. Start and stop whenever you want. Along the way, you’ll find horror stories that will give you the chills. Dare you go on this tour?
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$9.09
Price varies by group size
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$9.09
Price varies by group size

The best of Manchester walking tour

The best of Manchester walking tour

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Manchester is known by many as one of the most famous football cities in the world. However, the city has many valuable attractions, as well as many secrets and interesting facts. Did you know that professors at the University of Manchester created the first computer to store program and memory? The city has a library, which is the oldest public library in the English-speaking world, and is still open today. You will find interesting facts about the first inter-city passenger railway station and The Bridgewater Canal. Did you know that Manchester is the birthplace of Vegetarianism? When did the vegetarian movement start and why? A local charismatic guide will reveal the secrets and interesting facts about Manchester.
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  • 2 hours
From
$560.01
per group
From
$560.01
per group

Uppermill Ghost Walk

Uppermill Ghost Walk

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This is a state of the art new way to enjoy horror stories. Once you buy a ticket for the ghost tour of Uppermill go on your mobile phone and log in for free. Activate your code and take a look at the map, you are the blue dot in the middle and the location of stories are marked with map pointers. Once activated you have 48 hours to listen to the stories.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$8.14
From
$8.14
Taking safety measures

Manchester Music Tour (with NEW self distancing)

Manchester Music Tour (with NEW self distancing)

So, you arrive in Manchester and want to know all about our music history. You have 3 choices available to you. 1. Go on a guided tour and see all those sights you read about before you came. 2. Walk around aimlessly hoping that the Gods of tourism will guide you. 3. Go to snikkit dot com and see what like minded locals want you to see about their home. Snikkit dot com will show you everything about a place. The main sites The history The people But also the small stories, the best pubs and bars, where the locals eat and much much more. This is your tour at your own pace and at your convenience. We have done all the homework for you and found and researched all the stories and facts you need for an enlightening self guided tour of Manchester's music and arts. Once logged in you are the boss, you decide what you want to see and when you want to see it.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$7.87
From
$7.87
Taking safety measures

Manchester Self Guided Tour (with ghost walk and music tour 48 hour pass)

Manchester Self Guided Tour (with ghost walk and music tour 48 hour pass)

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Become a traveller, not a tourist. This tour will give you all the sights that we think a traveler to Manchester will want to discover, but instead of holding your hand we show you where they are on our map and give you the story to listen to or read. We give you 48 hours from activation to access the map and find the attractions that suit you. Includes a ghost walk, music tour and all of Manchester's history. Snikkit dot com will show you everything about Manchester. The main sites The history The people But also the small stories, the best pubs and bars, where the locals eat and much much more. This is your tour at your own pace and at your convenience. We have done all the homework for you and found and researched all the stories and facts you need for an enlightening self guided tour of Manchester's history, buildings, music and arts. Once logged in you are the boss, you decide what you want to see and when you want to see it.
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  • 10 minutes to 1 hour
  • Taking safety measures
From
$7.87
From
$7.87
Taking safety measures

Private Tour: Lake District from Manchester in 16 Seater

Private Tour: Lake District from Manchester in 16 Seater

This private tour gives you an incredible day in the Lake District National Park, from Manchester. It’s an ideal way to see amazing landscape associated with this stunning National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit beauty spots such as Tarn Hows, enjoy lunch in a quaint medieval town and visit Coniston famed for Donald Campbell's Bluebird. This private tour is the perfect way to experience and explore everything the Lake District has to offer. Travel from Manchester with your own personal driver guide in comfort and style. Mountain Goat's drivers are all incredibly knowledgeable about our beautiful national park and will be on hand to answer any questions and help you get the most out of your trip. As it is a private trip customers can also request additions and changes to the itinerary and we'll do our best to include them.
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  • 9 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$761.41
per group
From
$761.41
per group
Taking safety measures

Private And Personalized Experience: See Manchester With A Local

Private And Personalized Experience: See Manchester With A Local

So you’ve got a full day to explore Manchester? Whether you’re a football fan, keen on getting to know the city that Manchester United call home or you’re just looking to indulge in some northern culture - join one of our hosts who can’t wait to share with you what makes their city so special! Stop for a pub lunch and yes, even a local pint or two, do some street food feasting at a market or visit the Curry Mile; it’s all up to you, we’re just here to make it happen. Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.
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  • 2 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$67.98
Price varies by group size
From
$67.98
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Tour: Yorkshire Dales from Manchester in 16 Seater Minibus

Private Tour: Yorkshire Dales from Manchester in 16 Seater Minibus

This tour gives you a day in the Yorkshire Dales from Manchester. It’s an ideal way to see the amazing landscape associated with this stunning part of Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$713.82
per group
From
$713.82
per group
Taking safety measures

1-Hour Sightseeing Flight around Manchester

1-Hour Sightseeing Flight around Manchester

Go on an unforgettable adventure and discover the beauty of Manchester and the surrounding area in the most unique way...from a private micro plane! You’ll see stunning views of the city, Etihad stadium...and many more sights for you to discover with a local pilot! Your pilot is key to this adventure. They are sharing the flights' direct cost, not making a profit. They just love to fly and want you to understand their passion for aviation. So be sure to meet your pilot directly at Manchester City airport. ++Confirm weather conditions with your pilot before++ --> Access a local airfield --> Discuss the flight route together with your pilot --> Pre-flight check --> Up you go, enjoy the view from a whole new perspective! The flight can depart between 9-17h, depending on the availability of the pilot, aircraft, and weather. Please let us know your flexible hours/days upon booking, and make sure that you've been in touch with us beforehand!
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  • 1 hour
  • Taking safety measures
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$115.27
Price varies by group size
From
$115.27
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Manchester Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

Manchester Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

One way to travel like a local is to travel alongside a local. This private custom tour makes it happen—with a Manchester local passionate about their city. Share your travel wish-list by phone or app, and enjoy a walking tour tailored to you. Let them point out sights, restaurants, and hidden gems; uncover local life, and leave not only with the inside scoop on Manchester but a new-found friend.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$37.33
Price varies by group size
From
$37.33
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Magic Christmas Tour in Manchester

Magic Christmas Tour in Manchester

The exclusive tour only in the Christmas period! This special time brings magic Manchester city. Together with the professional local guide, you will visit Manchester Christmas market the, original, biggest and the best Christmas market in the country. Some 300 beautifully crafted stalls offer mouth-watering international food, drinks and finely crafted Yuletide gifts in the heart of the buzzing city centre. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere in the streets which you can feel only this time of the year! What is the story of the Christmas tree? Who was the first to decorate it in the world? What magical things can happen during the Christmas period? Have you heard about Christmas spells? You will hear miraculous Christmas legends about Manchester city. You will visit the old-fashioned Christmas Market in the city. What makes it so popular? What local products is must taste at Christmas? Fill your heart with the joy and experience magic of Manchester city.
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  • 2 hours
From
$745.43
per group
From
$745.43
per group

Romantic tour in Manchester

Romantic tour in Manchester

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. Want to get the best of your british experience with your lover? Start with the locations providing you with the best authentic and historical experiences. Such as Manchester Cathedral, Museum of Science and Industry or National Football Museum. This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$484.12
per group
From
$484.12
per group
Taking safety measures

 Manchester Private Walking Tour

Manchester Private Walking Tour

Manchester is famous for being one of the world capitals of football (soccer), but there is much more to see here. The seventh most populated city in England, it’s also considered a modern hub, but it was once also one of the most important textile centers of the planet. This is where the first computer to store programs and to have memory was created, and it boasts the oldest public library of the English language in the world. So, come and join us to get to know it’s many secrets and interesting facts!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$223.86
per group
From
$223.86
per group
Taking safety measures

Private Tour: North Wales from Manchester in 16 seater minibus

Private Tour: North Wales from Manchester in 16 seater minibus

This tour gives you a day in North Wales including the Snowdonia National Park, from Manchster. It’s an ideal way to see the amazing landscape associated with this stunning part of Wales and the National Park.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$713.82
per group
From
$713.82
per group
Taking safety measures

Private Hire: Lake District from Manchester

Private Hire: Lake District from Manchester

This private tour gives you an incredible day in the Lake District National Park, from Manchester. It’s an ideal way to see amazing landscape associated with this stunning National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit beauty spots such as Tarn Hows, enjoy lunch in a quaint medieval town and visit Coniston famed for Donald Campbell's Bluebird. This private tour is the perfect way to experience and explore everything the Lake District has to offer. Travel from Manchester with your own personal driver guide in comfort and style. Mountain Goat's drivers are all incredibly knowledgeable about our beautiful national park and will be on hand to answer any questions and help you get the most out of your trip. As it is a private trip customers can also request additions and changes to the itinerary and we'll do our best to include them.
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  • 9 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$761.41
per group
From
$761.41
per group

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