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Customer Travel Tips for Manchester

80% Avg. city rating Rated by 531 customers

Activities / excursions 77%

Restaurants / eating out 81%

Shopping 85%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 85%

Sightseeing 75%

Culture 79%

Nightlife / partying 82%

Value for money 76%

Customer Travel Tips for Manchester

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100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


12 Nov 2019

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: enjoy it!

Liked: great city!

Disliked: no

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 40%
73% Avg. rating


08 Mar 2019

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Only go for one day

Liked: Football

Disliked: No

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating


27 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Visit northern quarter

Liked: Nice city

Disliked: Safety on the streets

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


23 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Museum of Science and industry

Liked: Beer

Disliked: Dirt

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


28 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Only to a short stay 2 nighTs max- 3nights 4 days was way too long and becomes boring

Liked: The football museums and stadium tours are great

Disliked: not to easy to get around

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


18 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Shopping Sightseeing & culture Work / volunteering

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Search tripadvisor for things to do so you dont miss anything!

Liked: That you could experience things just walking down the street.

Disliked: No!

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


28 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: try to visit the museums all free but ask for a donations.

Liked: good public transport,lots of events,good museums/gallerys,good library service,historical buildings.

Disliked: people begging on the street.

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


24 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: -

Liked: -

Disliked: -

56% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
56% Avg. rating


28 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Stay close to old trafford as possible as it is the nice part of town

Liked: The quay area of salford was very nice the football musem and around there was also good. As well as old trafford

Disliked: The amount of homless people eapecially in the northern quater is really distressing

20% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 20%
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  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 20%
20% Avg. rating


11 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Get a connecting flight elsewhere.

Liked: Manchester is always offensive to all 5 senses in any one moment. Crack heads, dirty streets, unkempt properties, heavily over priced, no culture, traffic congestion, over rated, constrant drug users, no morals, no dignity and typical modern England.

Disliked: Hmmm

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


17 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Stay near the centre, fares can be bit high, book early

Liked: Its grown young, a very exciting place for the club scene. Getting around is terrific, busses trains and trams all connect and are clean and go everywhere, The city is clean and attractive mostly, Much cheaper than London .Salford (next door) is interesting t oo

Disliked: I love Manchester, its downside is negligible

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
64% Avg. rating


10 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Museum of People's History.

Liked: Good museums.

Disliked: Too much concrete. Not enough open space.

100% Avg. rating
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  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


20 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Try to book as early in advance as poss as Manchester is such a popular place

Liked: For the interests I HAVE SPECIFICALLY IN LIFE such as British History Sport Music,its maybe the top place in the uk

Disliked: not really anything

51% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
51% Avg. rating


16 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: .

Liked: It's an easy city to walk by foot

Disliked: Store close at 1730hs

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
82% Avg. rating


10 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: spend atleast 4-5 days

Liked: relax

Disliked: nothing

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


08 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Try the ManU museum tour

Liked: Multicultural place and friendly people

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
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  • Value for money - 100%
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  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


22 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Don't go there

Liked: The pubs

Disliked: It was raining a lot

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


12 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: See the cathedral

Liked: vibrant city centre

Disliked: Lots of roadworks

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 40%
64% Avg. rating


11 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Find out for food festivals.

Liked: Its easy to walk

Disliked: Too dirty

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


05 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Relaxation / spa Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Nil

Liked: Having the best footbal stadium (Old traford) for Manchester United football club. Not so much trafick jams

Disliked: Nil

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80% Avg. city rating Rated by 531 customers

Activities / excursions 77%

Restaurants / eating out 81%

Shopping 85%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 85%

Sightseeing 75%

Culture 79%

Nightlife / partying 82%

Value for money 76%

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