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Manchester Afternoon Walking Tour

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    Stop At: Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester England

    We will meet in Piccadilly Gardens, the transport Hub of Manchester easy to reach by public transportation. This square has a particular history and it's one of the most hated squares by the Mancunians.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Chinatown, Manchester England

    Second biggest Chinatown in England and third in Europe, Chinatown is an example of how multicultural this city is.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Gay Village, Chorlton & Canal Sts, Manchester England

    One of the most impressive statements in the city. Visited by thousands every year has a particular history from Red light’s district to one of the main attractions in Manchester.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Vimto Sculpture, Vimto Park, Manchester M1 3BU, UK

    Discover the drink of Manchester and even taste it!

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: FAC251 - The Factory, 112-118 Princess Street, Manchester M1 7EN England

    Where legends sign up to create Madchester music scene

    Stop At: The Principal Manchester, Oxford St, Manchester M60 7HA, UK

    A big statement in the city with his particular ghost! opposite one of the main landmarks of Manchester: Little Ireland. Where the hard working class used to live and suffer.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3WS England

    Going through the canals and avoiding “The Pusher”, our very own serial killer, we will reach the main classic music building in a beautiful square where we can see Beetham Tower and Manchester central

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: St Peters Square, Lower Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3WS England

    St. Peter Square - Crowned with the Midland Hotel, the central Library and the Cenotaph, from here we will know the main event of the city: Peterloo’s Massacre. But there’s even more because in this square Emmeline Pankhurst’s statue continue to impress us with her courage and strength to fight for Women’s right to vote

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Manchester Town Hall, Lloyd Street Albert Square, Manchester City Council, Manchester M60 2LA England

    The main political building of the city designed by Alfred Waterhouse on Albert’s Square. This is the landmark for the perfect picture of the city

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The John Rylands Library, 150 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3EH England

    The Gem of the city, the dream of Enriqueta Ryland is this absolute masterpiece dedicate to knowledge.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Pass By: Deansgate 51 Barton Arcade Deansgate, Manchester M3 2BJ England

    Barton Arcade - A victorian shopping arcade, a gorgeous glass and iron shopping arcade with glass domes..., the best example of this type of cast-iron and glass arcade anywhere in the country.

    Stop At: Royal Exchange Theatre, St. Anns Square, Manchester M2 7DH England

    the main Cotton Exchange building in Manchester, a unique building that is absolutely breath taking.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The Shambles, Cateaton Street, Manchester M3 1SX England

    The oldest buildings in Manchester City Centre and heart of the busiest bars on town. A medieval wonderful stop in the heart of the city

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Manchester Cathedral, Of Deansgate Victoria Street Off Deansgate, Manchester M3 1SX England

    End stop of the tour where it all began. From our stop we can see Manchester's football museum, Cheetham's library and Manchester Arena, where the past, the present and the future emerges in our last stop.

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Manchester Central Library, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
    Departure Time
    2:00 PM
    Return Details
    Cathedral Street, Cathedral St, Manchester, UK
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The guide was experienced, and told us about things and places that we wouldn't have seen on a bus tour. Mostly recommended!

    1  Thank Tor Albert O
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I had a blast on this tour because he mixed history, jokes, and interesting facts. I would highly recommend it!

    1  Thank JWood822
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Informative, clear, well researched tour. Perfect way to get an overview of Manchester. I especially liked that it was an afternoon tour, just under 3 hours. We walked about 3 1/2 miles. We were a very small group and he would have taken one person....More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    1  Thank TVC2012
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Despite the fact that there was only myself and one other on the tour it still went ahead, so hats off to Gareth for not cancelling it! He was most engaging and friendly......I am learning more and more about Manchester each time I visit, so...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank silcof
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    A very good afternoon to discover Manchester !! Gareth is an amazing guide, very interesting, fun and easy to understand even for people who doesn’t speak English.

    1  Thank 57aur_liem
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    25 July 2019|
    Response from cknm62 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, he should be fine. If it heads towards the canal from standing nor the Bridgewater Hall he could make a slight detour to avoid the steps.
    16 July 2019|
    Response from cknm62 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, you can book on line, or one or two did just turn up on my trip. I'm guessing it depends on how many there are. Sorry for delay in responding
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