Manchester Sightseeing Ideas
Are you looking for things to do in Manchester?
It’s time for a spot of sightseeing in Manchester. Our Sightseeing Tours around Manchester have all of the top attractions in the city covered, with so many different ways for you and your group to experience the city.Read more about Manchester Sightseeing Tours
Discover your own Manchester
As the cradle of the Industrial Revolution and a leading light in fields as diverse as cotton and computers, Manchester has given the world an awful lot over the last 250 years. Along the way the city has developed a rich history and our Sightseeing Tours are the best way to discover this.
With our tours you can see the landmarks central to Manchester’s history and hear the stories behind them. Experience Manchester from a local perspective, we want you get to know the city and fall in love with it for all your own reasons.
Whether that be on a walking tour of the city centre; a hop-on sightseeing bus between all the main attractions; a relaxing cruise down the Irwell to the historic Ship Canal and Media City; a visit to the homes of two of the world’s most successful football clubs, Manchester United and Manchester City; or sampling Robinsons’ award-winning ales after learning about the brewing process.
On the Discover Manchester walking tour, you will hear the story of Manchester from its origins right up to the present day.More details
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.More details
- From £6
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 […]More details
- From £5
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.More details
- From £135
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 […]More details