Welcome to South Yorkshire

Sheffield's and Rotherham's blast furnaces and the coal pits of Barnsley and Doncaster may have closed long ago, but the hulking reminders of that irrepressible Victorian dynamism remain, not only in the old steelworks and pit heads (some of which have been converted into museums and exhibition spaces), but also in the grand civic buildings that grace Sheffield's city centre, fitting testaments to the untrammelled ambitions of their 19th-century patrons.

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$53.79 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Kelham Island Food & Drink Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kelham Island Brewery, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, EnglandBeer Tasting at The Fat Cat on selected toursDuration: 30 minutes

$13.27 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Bar & Club queue jump entry Party Pass

Start your evening by visiting the bars on your Party Pass, again, if there is a queue, you can just walk straight to the doorstaff and give them your name to get straight in (R.O.A.R). Then, you can head to the nightclubs for your free entry and queue jump, to party until the small hours :) These Passes are perfect if you don't know the town/city you are staying in, as you don't need local knowledge. Also, if a venue is busy, but not to your particular taste, you can leave and head on to the next one on the list without wasting time or money.Once you have booked, we will send you a confirmation email with the list of venues, recommended entry times and maplinks that you can open in Googlemaps on your phone if you get lost. This Pass includes entry for 6 to 8 venues (the full list and venue details will be on the confirmation we send you). We don't list the venues here because the venues may vary depending on which have the best offers & the best night on.

$20 Tours & Sightseeing

Zombie Scavengers - Sheffield, UK

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productRecommended starting location to start Zombie Scavengers. This is where you will begin your hunt to survive the zombie apocalypse.Duration: 5 minutesLocation: Sheffield War Memorial

$10.62 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Entry to Lincoln Cathedral including Floor Tour

Visit: Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, EnglandThe Cathedral opens to visitors from 9.30am on your booked date. Last entrance for booked tickets will be 4.30pm on your specified visit date. Tours take place throughout the day. You will be invited to join the next available floor tour which leaves from the Welcome Desk on arrival. You can book a separate roof or tower tour if these are available on your visit day when you arrive. Upper level tours are charged at an additional £4.00 per person.  Your entry ticket is valid on the selected date only.  Visit LincolnCathedral.com to find out more information including how to find us and parking in the city of Lincoln.

$13.26 Outdoor Activities

Full Day Paintball Pass in Sheffield

On arrival at 9am, proceed through our registration area to the military-themed base camp where you will be issued with your equipment including full-length combat suit with padded collar, body armour, battle pack and full head goggles. After a short safety demonstration at 10am, teams proceed through the gun zone to collect their semi-automatic paintball guns and fire off some practice shots. You'll experience 6 games in the morning on 3 different fields, with short breaks in between to re-fuel and talk team tactics. After a short lunch break at 1pm, experience 6 more games on 3 different fields. There is a results ceremony to conclude the day, with certificates awarded to those who display heroic behaviour out on the game zones.

$11.94 Kid Friendly

Axe and Knife Throwing for vikings of all kinds

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Blyth Activity Centre, Blyth, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, EnglandHave fun and leave with a smileDuration: 1 hour

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