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7 days in Greater Manchester Itinerary
Fly: 9h 45min
Manchester— 5 nights
Fly: 9h 45min
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Capital of the North
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.Change things up with these side-trips from Manchester: Stonerig Raceway (in Oldham), Red Bank Cider (in Bolton) and Arcade Club (in Bury). Next up on the itinerary: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, shop like a local with Manchester Art Gallery, get your game on at Manchester Paintball Arena, and see the interesting displays at National Football Museum.
For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Manchester route builder .
Boston, USA to Manchester is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Boston to Manchester, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Boston in December, Manchester is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Manchester
Oldham, Red Bank Cider, Adventure Now, Imperial War Museum North, Frank Sidebottom Statue
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