This 2-day trip from Cambridge gives you a chance to explore the vibrant Northern cities of Liverpool and Manchester in a single weekend.
The trip starts on Saturday with an early morning departure by coach with pick-ups on the way to Liverpool where you will arrive early afternoon. A stop for lunch and refreshments (own expense) will be made on the journey. On arrival in Liverpool you can join the guide for a walking tour of the city made famous by the Beatles. You will have the opportunity to stop at Penny Lane, visit the Cavern Club on Mathew Street as well as visit the award winning Beatles Story Exhibition to learn about the life, times and music of the ‘Fab Four’ (admission at own expense).There will also be the opportunity to visit Liverpool Cathedral and the excellent Maritime Museum (Titanic Exhibition) at the Albert Dock which is free to enter. It is recommended to get some dinner in the city before departing in the evening to make your way to the hotel on the outskirts of Manchester.On Sunday after breakfast at the hotel the day will be spent in Manchester. As well as a visit to the city centre you can also take the opportunity to visit the Old Trafford, home and stadium of Manchester United Football Club. The Stadium tour price is at own expense and payable to the guide on the weekend (limited spaces apply). For those who are not interested in the Stadium Tour, they can visit something else, for example the Imperial War Museum.Departure from Manchester will be late afternoon with arrival at your original point of departure late on Sunday evening.Please note the information provided shows example itineraries to use as a guideline. The order of visits varies, attractions may change depending on circumstances or time of year.