Manchester City Break

  • 4 Days

Enjoy a behind the scenes visit to the BBC Studio Manchester and the Royal Exchange Theatre, over indulge in truffle tasting and many more highlights that Manchester has to offer.

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  • Overview

  • Day 1

  • Day 2

  • Day 3

  • Day 4

of 4 days

Your detailed itinerary

Meals included: 3 breakfasts,

Overview

At a glance

BBC Studio Tour Walk in the footsteps of some of your favorite celebrities behind the scenes! Royal Exchange Theatre Take a behind the scenes tour around one of the most distinctive and best-loved theatres in Great Britain. Chocolate Connoisseurs' tasting Indulge in a bean-to-bar adventure, sample raw cocoa nibs, 100% chocolate and secret ingredients! Chocolate truffle making session Team up for a truffle making sessions, fresh cream, rich ganache and oodles of decorations. Panoramic City tour of Manchester The best way to experience all the greatest sights Manchester has to offer!

Day 1

Arrival - Manchester

Make your own way to Manchester Piccadilly train station. On arrival, you will be met by your representative and embark on a panoramic tour of the city by coach. It's the best way to see all the highlights Manchester has to offer, include Salford Quays, Old Trafford, the Cotton Warehouses, Gorton Monastery and the Georgian gem that is the Fairfield Moravian Settlement. Check into your hotel for the evening and dinner is at leisure.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

From Theatre to Television

Start your day with a private backstage tour of the Royal Exchange Theatre and discover the hidden world of show business. Explore the Great Hall, production departments, backstage areas, dressing rooms and 'The Studio'. Enjoy a break in the Great Hall with a hot drink and biscuits, before taking lunch in your choice of one of the many eateries on Manchester's Quayside. In the afternoon, take a tour of the BBC at MediaCityUK and walk in the footsteps of some of your favourite celebrities. Return to your hotel for the evening.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

Truffle making workshop

With a bean-to-bar discovery and chocolate connoisseur tasting session, you'll be sampling raw cocoa nibs, 100% pure chocolate and special secret ingredients for developing a discerning palate. Team up with the person next to you to make yummy fresh cream truffles. Choose between rich ganache, melted chocolate and oodles of decorations including strawberry curls, white chocolate flakes and hazelnuts. Take home your mouthwatering treats in ribbon-tied goody bags.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

Depart Manchester

Transfer from the hotel to Manchester Piccadilly train station for your journey home

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Hotels

Manchester: Crowne Plaza Manchester City Center (4*) NOTE: Accommodation will be as stated or an alternative of a similar standard.

Notes

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