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Greater Manchester - Activities

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Ranked #1 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Manchester City FC are proud to welcome you to the home of the Premier League Champions and League Cup holders for the... more » Owner description: Manchester City FC are proud to welcome you to the home of the Premier League Champions and League Cup holders for the launch of the new 2014/15 Stadium and Club Tour. Learn about our heritage through our unique memorabilia and self-guided interactive displays, discovering what makes City the great club that it is today. Delve in to all things City, learn about our global community and ambitions to grow and grow. From there, a professional guide will take you on a 70 minute journey into the inner sanctum of the Club, including the press conference room, home team changing rooms, players' tunnel and dug outs. « less
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Ranked #2 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Owner description: Manchester is a fascinating City,let me guide you through 2000 years of History.Visit Roman ruins, Medieval Manchester to the... more » Owner description: Manchester is a fascinating City,let me guide you through 2000 years of History.Visit Roman ruins, Medieval Manchester to the Mills and Canals of the Worlds first Industrial City.Stunning Victorian architecture blending with modern Manchester. Take a specialized Manchester United Tour,Lowry Tour or Coronation Street locations tour. Bespoke tours are a specialty meeting the needs of the most discerning Visitor. Fully Qualified and Tourism Award winning Manchester Taxi Tours sole aim is to make your trip memorable. « less
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Breakout Manchester (Manchester)
Ranked #3 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Owner description: A unique experience that will leave you wanting more. Breakout is a real life escape room game. Using common sense + brain... more » Owner description: A unique experience that will leave you wanting more. Breakout is a real life escape room game. Using common sense + brain power you have 60 minutes to escape a locked room. If you are looking for a unique and fun activity then this is for you. Teams of 2 - 5 friends, family, co - workers or puzzle enthusiast can attempt to escape. It is a great team building, hen / stag or birthday activity. « less
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Ranked #4 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers; Amusements
Owner description: The closest all weather paintball site to Manchester city centre.Voted the best paintballing site in Manchester by... more » Owner description: The closest all weather paintball site to Manchester city centre.Voted the best paintballing site in Manchester by tripadvisor users, every year since 2008!! Manchester Paintball Arena has the largest indoor paintball game zone in the northwest which is officaily given accredited status by the UKPSF. Situated in a 19th century cotton mill basement. An eerie atmosphere sets the scene as the paintball guns echo, UV lighting effects add to the drama which will unfold during your unique paintballing experience in manchester. An intense environment with game play to match, the bunkers are specifically designed for high action combat. Paintball in an urban setting with thick brick walls, rescue your comrade from the car wreck, Only the brave will venture in our famous alleyway, which is not for the fait of heart.Open seven days a week for advance bookings 9am till 11:00pm all year round, and less than two minutes drive from Manchester's M60 motorway, with private parking for 40 cars and 3 coaches makes this the most accessible paintballing in Manchester. We now offer Low-Impact paintball for 10 years plus and Laser-Tag for 7 years upwards. « less
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Ranked #5 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
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Ranked #6 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Owner description: A unique opportunity to walk down the famous cobbles of Coronation Street. Take a tour behind the scenes of the world... more » Owner description: A unique opportunity to walk down the famous cobbles of Coronation Street. Take a tour behind the scenes of the world famous Quay Street set. Studio guides will share fascinating facts and stories from over fifty years of filming at the site, before the production moved to its new home at MediaCityUK. « less
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Ranked #7 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Boat Tours; Adventures
Owner description: Our family-run company has operated passenger boats in Manchester for over 25 years and our two vessels, LS Lowry and... more » Owner description: Our family-run company has operated passenger boats in Manchester for over 25 years and our two vessels, LS Lowry and Emmeline Pankhurst, are named after famous local people who were born, lived and worked in Manchester and Salford, the very areas we operate in. Our restaurant and party boats cruise all year round for groups and individuals, providing unique venues to celebrate your occasion whilst discovering the world famous historic Manchester Ship Canal and Bridgewater Canal which in 2011 celebrated its 250th Anniversary. During your privately chartered cruise you have the best views of the exciting waterside developments from Castlefield in Manchester City Centre to Salford Quays with a great view of Manchester United’s 'Theatre of Dreams’, Media City UK, home of the BBC in the north, The Lowry and the Imperial War Museum North.Our restaurant and party boats provide the perfect venues to celebrate your occasion, which may be a Birthday, Hen Party, Anniversary or Corporate event that can be customised to your needs. Whether you decide to dine, dance, drink, or all three, you can be confident that whatever your requests, we will deliver, meet and go beyond your expectations. « less
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Ranked #8 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Music themed guided tours around Manchester that include walking, driving, scheduled, private bespoke, bus tours, general and... more » Owner description: Music themed guided tours around Manchester that include walking, driving, scheduled, private bespoke, bus tours, general and band/genre specific tours, such as; The Smiths/Morrissey, Joy Division, The Hollies, Oasis, Factory Records, Happy Mondays and The Stone Roses, tours led by Inspiral Carpets drummer and Manchester Music veteran Craig Gill. « less
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Ranked #9 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Owner description: Delta Force Paintball in Manchester is located within 15 minutes drive from Manchester's Trafford centre. Delta Force... more » Owner description: Delta Force Paintball in Manchester is located within 15 minutes drive from Manchester's Trafford centre. Delta Force Paintball Manchester is the largest paintball centre in the North. Offering 6 revolutionary game zones, including Berlin wall, Sheriff's Castle, Gold rush with a wild west saloon, London after the Apocalypse and more. This is a day of action you won't want to miss. « less
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Ranked #10 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Owner description: Manchester Climbing Centre is constructed in a beautiful converted Victorian church with metres upon metres of climbing fun!... more » Owner description: Manchester Climbing Centre is constructed in a beautiful converted Victorian church with metres upon metres of climbing fun! There are acres of climbing for experienced climbers, and instructed sessions available to book for novice climber. A full programme of regular kids clubs is available for your little ones too! « less
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Ride Segway (Wigan)
Ranked #11 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Owner description: Ride Segway offer Segway Tours and Glides in 6 locations across the North West. Cuerden Valley Country Park, PRESTON Haigh... more » Owner description: Ride Segway offer Segway Tours and Glides in 6 locations across the North West. Cuerden Valley Country Park, PRESTON Haigh Hall Country Park, WIGAN Croxteth Park, LIVERPOOL Heaton Park, MANCHESTER Fir Tree Farm, ST HELENS Whyndyke Farm, BLACKPOOL (Segway Games) Pre-booking essential via our website. Sessions normally last around 1 hour 15 minutes (40 to 50 minute glide depending on speed, and 10 to 20 minutes training). Must be aged 10 or older and meet our safety guidelines listed on our website. Full course details, photos and videos are available from our website. « less
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Ranked #12 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Sports Complexes; Adventures
Owner description: We're right next to the Chill Factore indoor ski slope, opposite the Trafford Centre, and less than 4 miles from the city... more » Owner description: We're right next to the Chill Factore indoor ski slope, opposite the Trafford Centre, and less than 4 miles from the city centre. You really can fly, in a safe, fun way. Come along and find out for yourself. « less
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Ranked #13 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
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Ranked #14 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #15 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
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Ranked #16 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Concerts; Operas; Performances
Owner description: The Bridgewater Hall is a symbol of Manchester's regeneration. It’s an international concert venue, built with extreme... more » Owner description: The Bridgewater Hall is a symbol of Manchester's regeneration. It’s an international concert venue, built with extreme attention to acoustical detail. It is mostly formed from solid, reinforced concrete, molded and cast to resemble a giant sculpture. The roof appears to hover above the building and the entire structure floats on almost 300 earthquake-proof springs. The lack of a rigid connection between the building and its foundation ensures the acoustics are protected from outside noise and vibration « less
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Ranked #17 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Adventures
Owner description: Join us for a unique, fun packed experience on one of the world’s most awesome High Ropes Adventure Courses, boasting 38... more » Owner description: Join us for a unique, fun packed experience on one of the world’s most awesome High Ropes Adventure Courses, boasting 38 exciting obstacles. Amaze yourself as you take each of the challenges head on, from speedy zip wires, mid air jumps, knee wobbling tight ropes and much more. The outdoors has never been this much fun. No experience or skill is required, just a sense of adventure. « less
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Bali Health Lounge (Manchester)
Ranked #18 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Wellness Spas
Owner description: Bali Health Lounge Day Spa offers a wide range of holistic and beauty treatments. It draws its inspiration from world-class... more » Owner description: Bali Health Lounge Day Spa offers a wide range of holistic and beauty treatments. It draws its inspiration from world-class spa resorts, luxury hotels, Asian massage centres and first-class flight lounges to offer a different kind of spa day experience. Housed over 3 floors inside the ornate Victorian building in the city centre, it provides a haven from the stresses of "city living". « less
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Ranked #19 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
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Ranked #20 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Flecky Bennett Productions are performed inside The Great Northern Warehouse Manchester & Town Hall Manchester & Pond Square... more » Owner description: Flecky Bennett Productions are performed inside The Great Northern Warehouse Manchester & Town Hall Manchester & Pond Square Highgate Village London « less
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Ranked #21 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Owner description: Manchester Wine School is an independent wine education and event company not owned by, or linked to, any wine merchants or... more » Owner description: Manchester Wine School is an independent wine education and event company not owned by, or linked to, any wine merchants or retailers. We run Wine Tastings and Wine Courses for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more about it. No previous wine tasting experience is necessary. « less
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Ranked #22 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Breweries; Food and Drink
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Ranked #23 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Owner description: Spa Urban Oasis wellbeing hair and beauty spa is Manchester's best kept secret. Offering a wide variety of massages, facials,... more » Owner description: Spa Urban Oasis wellbeing hair and beauty spa is Manchester's best kept secret. Offering a wide variety of massages, facials, spa packages, all hair services alongside all regular beauty and maintenance treatments for women and men. All our treatments are bookable via the Urban Oasis App or via our website. Our team of highly skilled and experienced therapists & stylists await you. You can find us in Debenhams Manchester City Centre. A whole floor dedicated to Wellbeing, Hair and Beauty.Six treatment rooms, champagne nail bar, large L'Oreal Hair Salon, pedicure suite, Rose room for two, Spray tanning room,the Oasis Lounge relaxation area, comfortable reception area The View Balcony Bar where you can enjoy afternoon tea or a glass of bubbly. « less
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Ranked #24 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Owner description: Rochdale Ghost Walks are on the 1st & 3rd Thursday every monthGhostly tales and murderous deeds from Rochdale's past will... more » Owner description: Rochdale Ghost Walks are on the 1st & 3rd Thursday every monthGhostly tales and murderous deeds from Rochdale's past will chill you to the core.Start at 7.30 pm from the Baum pub.Private parties of over 10 or more anytime.Ghost walks are suitable for adults and children. All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Baum Pub, Toad Lane, Rochdale, OL12 0NU « less
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Ranked #25 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
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Ranked #26 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Classes/Workshops; Classes
Owner description: Discover organic wine to buy, cooking classes and wine tasting at our new shop in Cheshire. Tour de Belfort’s smart new shop... more » Owner description: Discover organic wine to buy, cooking classes and wine tasting at our new shop in Cheshire. Tour de Belfort’s smart new shop in Hale, Le Vin La Table, now brings a taste of South West France to leafy Cheshire with our wonderful wines to buy, wine tastings hosted by the winemaker or our master sommeliers and cooking classes with our gourmet Chef to help you create the perfect dishes to complement our wonderful wines. « less
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Daytona Manchester (Manchester)
Ranked #27 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Race Car Tracks; Amusements
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Ranked #28 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers; Amusements
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Ranked #29 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Bus tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Take a 2 hour entertaining and informative 18 mile tour, on an iconic, red, open-top or double-decker bus. We visit all the... more » Owner description: Take a 2 hour entertaining and informative 18 mile tour, on an iconic, red, open-top or double-decker bus. We visit all the main sights in Manchester city centre as well as the surrounding districts.A professionally qualified, experienced local guide – provided by Manchester Guided Tours – provides full commentary in English on all our tours in and around Manchester. « less
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Ranked #30 of 236 activities in Greater Manchester
Category: Ranches/Farms
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