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Welcome to Manchester: Private Tour with a Local

1. Welcome to Manchester: Private Tour with a Local

Meet your guide at your hotel or pre-arranged meeting point to explore Manchester like a local. Discover the city through the eyes of those who live there. Benefit from the insights of a friendly guide who is passionate about their city. Discover what to see, and learn all the tricks to help make your trip as interesting as possible. Get familiar with the neighborhood where you are staying, and learn the best places to eat and buy groceries. Hear how to travel around, and discover what are the top things to do. Feel more comfortable and confident navigating the city on your own by the end of the tour. Get all the information you need to make the most of your stay. During the walking tour you will have the option of taking public transportation or a taxi. A private car can also be arranged with prior notification.

Manchester: Private Highlights & Hidden Gems Tour

2. Manchester: Private Highlights & Hidden Gems Tour

Join a local host in Manchester and explore some of the city's hidden gems, local hangouts, and secret spots. Enjoy a private and personalized experience with a host matched to your interests and preferences. Whether you're a soccer fan keen on getting to know the city that Manchester United and Manchester City call home, or just looking to indulge in some northern English culture, your host is excited to share their city with you. Get ready to lose yourself in all that Manchester has to offer; just don't forget to get the scoop from your host about other things to enjoy in the city. Visit regenerated docklands and more, and pick up some of the local lingo. The local partner's handpicked hosts are culinary connoisseurs and history buffs, bakers and bankers, students and seniors. Like the people who travel with them, they have different backgrounds and interests — but they're all so passionate about the place they call home, they choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them.

Manchester: Private Food Tour with Local Guide

3. Manchester: Private Food Tour with Local Guide

Set off on a private tour to discover Manchester’s breweries, pubs, food trucks, and markets with a handpicked local host. Sample a selection of craft beers, cocktails, street eats, and pub meals as you go. Be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Meet your guide at your centrally-located hotel or preferred location to start your foodie experience. Try classic British pub food, like fish and chips or a roast dinner. Continue to a brew pub to explore the hipster side of life. Taste beers straight from the tap room, along with some snacks from the food trucks outside. Wander to the Northern Quarter for cocktails in a quirky bar, and to sample food from Texas to Thailand and everywhere between.

Manchester: City Highlights Guided Walking Tour

4. Manchester: City Highlights Guided Walking Tour

Join a local guide and take a walking tour of Manchester. Find out about the city's history and see the main sights in town, including the oldest public library in the English-speaking world and the Bridgewater Canal. Learn all there is to know about Manchester — a city known by many as one of the most famous football cities in the world. But, the city has many other valuable attractions, as well as many secrets and interesting facts. Hear all about them on this tour. Listen to your guide tell you stories about the professors at the University of Manchester who created the first computer to store program and memory. Find out other interesting facts about the city, like its first inter-city passenger railway station and The Bridgewater Canal. Hear how Manchester is the birthplace of vegetarianism, when the vegetarian movement started, and why. Follow your local guide as they reveal the secrets and interesting facts about Manchester.

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What people are saying about Manchester

Overall rating

2.3 / 5

based on 3 reviews

The private tour I had with Jutta was absolutely amazing.She practically showed me all important landmarks of the City in 2 hour walking tour. She was very friendly, communicative and perfectly knowledgeable about the history and places around. It really felt like toyring around with a friend... I will definitely try this again when I come to Manchester again

Carolina was our guide and was incredibly knowledgeable about Manchester and it’s history. Carolina showed us lots of places in the city that we had never been to before, despite having lived in the vicinity for all of our lives. Thank you so much for a wonderful informative 3 hour tour.

We had a knowledgeable tour guide who brought us closer to the most important things about Manchester, was very interesting and informative.

It was an excellent City-trip. I've learned a lot of new things about Manchester. It was a great experience. Thumbs up.

It was a lot of fun with Jutta, she adjusts herself individually to the wishes.