Coronation Street The Tour gives you the chance to explore the sensational outdoor sets at MediaCityUK, open to the public for the very first time. Your 80 minute experience will take in the exterior sets of Coronation Street, Rosamund Street and the newly extended, never before seen Victoria Street. Wander through Weatherfield on a fully guided tour of the working set. Recall stories from yesteryear, hear filming secrets, take selfies on the street and follow in the footsteps of your favourite characters down those Coronation Street cobbles. You’ll see many of the famous set locations including Roy's Rolls, The Kabin, Underworld and of course – the Rovers Return. Head behind the scenes to discover the wonders of the production process, take plenty of selfies and immerse yourself in the iconic locations you’ve watched on your television set for over 50 years! For Coronation Street fans this is a tour not to be missed!
You will also get to spend free time in the city centre of Manchester, one of the best cities in the UK, whether you’re shopping, sightseeing or exploring. Stroll around the Arndale shopping centre, visit Manchester’s Art Gallery, Chinatown or one of its museums. Why not drink and dine at one of the many fabulous bars and restaurants in the funky Northern Quarter. Whatever you choose, you’ll really enjoy Manchester city centre. This itinerary will ensure you have a fabulous two-day short break trip.
Security - All guests will be subject to a person and bag search. Please only bring essential items and keep belongings to a minimum.
Day One (Journey to Manchester) - Join your coach at one of our FREE local coach joining points and settle back in your seat and relax as we journey to Manchester. Once we arrive, we will take you in to the heart of the city where you will have a few hours free to shop, sightsee and explore this popular city. We will depart mid-evening for the short journey on to your hotel, where you can check-in, relax and enjoy the remainder of the evening at leisure.
Day Two (Coronation Street The Tour and The Quays) - After breakfast we depart for The Quays, Greater Manchester’s unique waterfront destination. Within just one square mile, you will find a hub of culture, history and sport venues making The Quays the ideal destination for a full day out and you’ll have plenty of time here to explore. We will meet up for the highlight of the trip, Coronation Street The Tour. Late afternoon we commence the homeward journey.
Within easy coaching distance of Manchester city centre and The Quays, all hotels used have en-suite bedrooms. There is a comfortable bar where you might choose to relax and you’ll enjoy a breakfast on the morning of your stay.
Single supplement £. Deposit £60pp.
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