Manchester’S Media City And Coronation Street
4 Day - Tour number AW2064
This weekend break offers you a tour behind the scenes at the BBC studios and a fascinating tour of ITV’s Coronation Street’s cobbles.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Included In Cost
- Coach travel
- 3 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
- tour of BBC studios
- Coronation Street Experience
ItineraryDay 1 Morning departure for the journey north and to the hotel for a three night stay.
Day 2 Head north to Salford Quays where you will enjoy a tour of the BBC studios at MediaCityUK on the banks of the Manchester Ship Canal. Walk in the footsteps of your favourite celebrities and take a glimpse behind the scenes of where your favourite programmes are produced. Tour guides give a lively insight into the level of work needed to get from script to screen. Afterwards you will have time to have some lunch and then wander round the Salford Quays retail complex before returning to the hotel.
Day 3 Following the TV theme, you will return to MediaCityUK to visit ‘Coronation Street the Tour’ to explore the sensational outdoor sets. On your 80 minute experience, 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 and take selfies on the street. In the afternoon a scenic drive through part of the Peak District before returning to the hotel.
Day 4 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey.
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Cresta Court Hotel
Located in Altrincham south of Manchester and an ideal base to visit the surrounding area. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, WiFi and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift, bar and restaurant.
Single room supplement £60
Holiday insurance £19.00
(70 years and over £29.50)