Welcome to Manchester

Raised on lofty ambition and not afraid to declare its considerable bona fides, Manchester is – by dint of geography and history – England's second city (apologies to Birmingham), although if you were to ask a Mancunian what it's like to be second they might reply, 'Don't know, ask a Londoner'... Read More

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$262.87 Small group tours

4-Day Narrowboat Adventure from Manchester to the Peak District

Spend four days on a narrowboat adventure from the urban canals of Manchester to the rolling hills of the Peak District! While exploring the region’s little-used network of canals, help the boat’s hosts and get involved with all aspects of narrowboat cruising, such as navigating locks, moving gates and more. Boating experience isn’t necessary; all that’s required is an adventurous spirit and a good standard of fitness to cope with the physical demands of narrowboat cruising. Boat-cooked meals are included, as well as free time to visit the bars of Manchester and enjoy a walk to historic mill ruins in Torrs Riverside Park.

$1899 Small group tours

10-Day New England Fall Foliage Tour including Cape Cod

Enjoy the spectacular beauty of New Hampshire Fall foliage as the trees turn turn brilliant shades of red and gold. Explore the Light House Trail with the first stop at Nubble Light. Continue onto Squam Lake where you might spot a bald eagle or a loon flying. Get a "Taste of Vermont" and sample some of Vermont's finest cheeses. Travel cross the Kancamaugus Highway, known for dramatic views of fall colors and covered bridges. Visit Newport RI and enjoy a sail around Newport Harbor.

$1289 Small group tours

7-day New England Fall Colors Tour

Enjoy the spectacular beauty of New Hampshire Fall foliage as the trees turn brilliant shades of red and gold. Explore the Light House Trail with the first stop at Nubble Light. Continue onto Squam Lake where you might spot a bald eagle or a loon flying. Get a "taste of Vermont" and sample some of Vermont's finest cheeses. Travel across the Kancamaugus Highway, known for dramatic views of fall colors and covered bridges.

$639 Small group tours

4-Day Quebec City Fall Escape

Enjoy a 4-day tour to Quebec, a city for all seasons - summer, winter, spring or fall. The charm of the walled "Old City" beckons with its cobblestone streets and historic landmarks. Take a tour of Parliament or wander the shops of the old city. Enjoy a city tour of old Quebec and visit the Isle de Orleans for a little wine tasting.

$489 Small group tours

3-Day New England Country Christmas

Enjoy a 3-day trip to Camden Maine to experience a traditional New England Country Christmas. Stop at Stonewall Kitchens and enjoy tasting the specialty jellies, jams and relishes. Search for bargains and unique Christmas gifts at the outlets in Freeport. Visit the Farnsworth Museum in Rockport. View one of the largest lighting displays in New England at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. Enjoy a traditional Christmas dinner an a horse drawn sleigh ride or hay ride when there is not enough snow.

$609 Small group tours

3-Day New York and Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Trip from New Hampshire

Enjoy a 3-day trip to New York where you'll see the Macy Thanksgiving Day Parade. After the parade, enjoy a Thanksgiving Dinner with all the trimmings. The tour also features a visit to the new 911 Museum and a harbor cruise.