As the UK’s second city, Manchester is throbbing with sights and attractions, from cutting-edge science and art to sporting venues, museums and tours galore. Whether you prefer meticulously planning your trip, or would rather stumble on your sights at random, we recommend roaming the city’s streets. It’s a great way to discover Manchester’s rich history, from Victorian gothic and the industrial revolution to the buzzing media centre.

Looking for a hotel in Manchester?

Whether you want to stay in the city centre, in one of Manchester’s leafy suburbs or in the beautiful Lancashire countryside, we have lots of hotels to choose from. If you need to be right on the doorstep, we have hotels next to Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly, as well as Old Trafford, Etihad Stadium and Manchester Arena