Museums, galleries, historic landmarks or scenic countrside, fly with Qatar Airways to Manchester. Award-winning hospitality and a 5-star service await you onboard.
Heritage and culture are epitomised in the Victorian gothic styled Manchester Town Hall, the Manchester Art Gallery, the Museum of Science and Industry and the Stockport Air Raid Shelters.
A city divided by the 'reds' (Manchester United Football Club) and the 'blues' (Manchester City Football Club), become immersed as you explore Old Trafford Football Stadium home to Manchester United. A short journey away finds you in Liverpool famed for the Beetles or Chester lying on the river Dee, enthral in the magnificent rolling hills of the High Peak and Lake District popular havens for walking trails and other recreational activities.
For top hats to tattoos visit Affleck’s Palace, a famous eccentric shopping emporium with 50 retailers over 5 floors. The Arndale Centre offers a wide choice of leading high street brands and designs, restaurants and cafes. The Lowry outlet on the Salford Quays offers discounted brands..
The Trafford centre is a large indoor shopping and leisure complex containing, a cinema, a bowling alley, an arcade centre, a wide choice of boutique and designer shops, restaurants and cafes. Across the way is a large indoor ski and snow park housing the longest indoor ski slope in the United Kingdom.
The Printworks; a state-of-the-art entertainment complex in the city centre has a cinema, a healthclub and a wide choice of restaurants and night venues. For concerts; Manchester Apollo and Manchester Arena host premier shows. The Deansgate locks is renowned for being Manchester's party venue including comedy clubs and live music.
Visit Tatton, Lyme Park or Chatsworth House; Grand Heritage sites and be propelled back in time as you explore the exquisite Victorian houses and spectacular, boundless gardens, enjoy a picnic or a walk on one of the many nature trails.
Currency: Great British Pound (GBP)
Voltage: 220-240 V
Plugs: 3 pin flat
Timezone: GMT + 1 hours
International dialing code: +44
Distance from Doha: 5,409 km
Flight time: 7 hours 30 minutes