Welcome to Manchester! Wondering what to do in Manchester? Manchester Sightseeing Tours offer a great choice of activities and ideas for groups and individuals including: walking tours of Manchester, Manchester bus tours and river cruises.
If you or your group are in the city for a few days then explore the North with our great range group day trips from Manchester by train or minibus to Liverpool, Chester, York, Wales, Lake District and the Peak District.Read more about our Sightseeing Tours and Day Trips
Manchester is a vibrant city with so much to see and do. There is a rich social and cultural history for you to explore and the sightseeing activities we offer are a perfect way to get to to know this fantastic city. Join one of our group walking tours, hop on the sightseeing bus or see the city by boat on a River Cruise. If you’re a football fan, the Manchester United and Manchester City Stadium tours are not to be missed.
With our day trips by train or coach, you can discover some of Northern England’s best known and most popular tourist destinations, including trips to the vibrant cities of Liverpool, Chester, and York; the awe-inspiring Lake District, and the spectacular Chatsworth House; the classic seaside resort of Blackpool, the iconic World of Wedgwood and the fun-filled Alton Towers, our Day Trips have all of the top destinations across the region covered.
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Manchester is one of the world’s greatest football cities. Here we have the world’s richest club and the world’s most famous football club!
On the Discover Manchester walking tour, you will hear the story of Manchester from its origins right up to the present day.
Forget Memphis and Merseybeat, Manchester is music city, a venue to rank alongside New Orleans or Notting Hill, a factory of superior song-making and stirring soundscapes courtesy of Joy Division, The Fall, New Order, Buzzcocks, Happy Mondays, John Cooper Clarke, The Stone Roses, 808 State and, of course, the Smiths, all spinning around the legend of the Hacienda, the world’s hippest nightclub, chicer than the Copacabana, sexier than Studio 54, cooler than the Cavern or Cream.
Explore the top attractions with a 90 minute Sightseeing Manchester bus tour. Known throughout the world as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, Manchester has a proud history […]
Enjoy a relaxing boat trip floating down the River Irwell and the historic Ship Canal between Manchester city centre and the former Manchester Docks, now known as Salford Quays.
Enjoy a relaxing 60 minute boat trip, while listening to the onboard commentary as you cruise the historic Ship Canal and River Irwell from the former Manchester Docks, now known as Salford Quays, to Manchester City Centre and return. There are refreshments available to purchase onboard.
Visit Manchester United for a day out with a difference! The Museum & Stadium Tour at Old Trafford takes you behind the scenes at the ‘Theatre of Dreams’ for a great day out.
The new Manchester City Stadium Tour is the most immersive tour experience in Premier League football. Using the latest technology, dreams come true as you and your loved ones sit and interact with Pep Guardiola in the press room.
Under Manchester’s historic railway arches, discover the finest gins Manchester Gin has to offer from their impressive in-house distillery.
Experience the world’s greatest sport at the National Football Museum. Whether you’re a football fanatic, planning a visit with your family or on a weekend break to the great city of Manchester, why not visit The National Football Museum!
Discover the history of Manchester on your own private walking tour. An official guide will show you around Manchester city centre on these private walking tours, talking you […]
The best way to understand a city is through its street art. The murals painted on the sides of the Northern Quarter’s many protected buildings tell the story […]
RHS Garden Bridgewater is located in Worsley, Salford, just 10 miles west of Manchester.
Step back in time with a day out on the steam railway, a preserved heritage railway line in East Lancashire.
Visit the Lake District, Cumbria with Busy Bus on their award-winning Lake District Adventure day trip.
Relax and enjoy a journey through the poetic landscapes of the Lake District and Lancaster by minibus. Leave the hustle and bustle of Manchester behind and rejuvenate your […]
Join a Lake District minibus tour with the award-winning Lake District specialists Mountain Goat – including lake cruise! Departing from central Manchester three times a week, Mountain Goat’s […]
Visit North Wales with Busy Bus on their award-winning North Wales Adventure day trip.
Explore the mountains, marvels, and myths of North Wales and Chester on this day trip by minibus. From conquering castles in Conwy and slaying giants in Snowdonia to […]
Daily departures from central Manchester, Mountain Goat’s North Wales tour will get you to Wales in less than 2 hours. Fully escorted and with live commentary.
Visit Yorkshire with Busy Bus on their award-winning Yorkshire Adventure day trip.
Following scenic routes through this beautiful national park on the Yorkshire Dales minibus tour.
Manchester Sightseeing Tours and Day Trips is part of the Greatdays Travel Group, a leading ABTA- ATOL group tour operator based in Altrincham, near Manchester. The company was established in 1985 and operates an exciting and varied programme of customised group tours and holidays to destinations in the UK, central Europe, Disneyland Paris and worldwide locations. Other Greatdays departments include DMC Manchester, Conference Services, Incentive Group Travel, UK Incoming Services, Manchester Football Group Tours and Student Group Travel.
For more information: www.greatdays.co.uk