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Emmerdale Village Tour & Itv Coronation Street Experience Weekend

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TLEI9147

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

3 days

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This action packed weekend tour is the ultimate treat for soap fans offering the opportunity to become a part of the drama and discover the magic that lies at the heart of two of ITV’s iconic, longstanding television series! If you are a fan of Emmerdale and Coronation Street, experience a real thrill visiting the iconic sights and sets that will be so familiar to you!

The ITV Coronation Street Experience is a unique chance to step on to the largest working production stage in the country and grab a photo opportunity outside the Rovers Return, Roys Rolls, Underworld and The Kabin! Wander through Weatherfield as you take a trip down the cobbles of the nation’s most famous street. Discover the hidden world that lies behind the camera lens.

Head to the Yorkshire Dales for an unforgettable experience taking you behind the scenes of Emmerdale, offering a fascinating insight into one of Britain’s most iconic TV shows. Walk in the footsteps of some of TV's favourite characters as you explore the beautiful countryside setting of one of the UK's favourite soaps.

As if this wasn't enough you also have some time to explore Manchester, a vibrant city known for its rich industrial heritage, cultural diversity, and thriving music and arts scene.

Your comfortable hotel gives you a great base to relax and enjoy your included breakfasts and evening meals, so you are ready for all of the action on this fun packed short break!

An ideal choice for:


* Fans of great British TV series
* Friends and family looking for a unique experience
* Anyone looking for a fun packed amazing short break!

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PRICE FROM ? £299 per person
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Itinerary

Day 1

Join your coach this morning and relax on board as we make our journey north to Yorkshire with suitable stops on the way. Arrive at your comfortable hotel where there will be time to settle in before your included evening meal. Perhaps enjoy a few drinks in the comfort of the hotel bar or take advantage of the health club.

Day 2

After a tasty breakfast this morning head for one of the highlights of your break as we head to Salford and MediaCityUK to discover the stories behind life on the Nation’s favourite street as you go behind the scenes and walk the cobbles at ITV Coronation Street Experience. On this 90 minute guided tour, you will have the chance to explore the outdoor sets that are so familiar and the live production lot where the show is filmed. The Visitor Centre is home to a café, ITV Shop and exhibition. This is a unique chance to step on to the largest working television set in the country!

We will also include free time today in the bustling and vibrant city of Manchester. This magnificent city boasts its own fantastic culture with a range of attractions for all tastes and ages plus excellent restaurants and shopping opportunities.

Return to your hotel this evening with time to relax before your included evening meal. Maybe enjoy a drink in the bar to share stories about your amazing day!

Day 3

After a final hearty breakfast, say farewell to your hotel this morning as we head for our final treat to experience the Emmerdale Village Tour with a chance to walk in the footsteps of your favourite characters in the most familiar of locations. Enjoy a 90-minute guided tour of the actual village where all the exterior filming is done, see full-scale set reconstructions, and learn how Emmerdale’s characters and stories are brought to life so sensationally for the television screen. Have your picture taken outside the Woolpack, stand where all of your favourite cast members have stood, and witness the Emmerdale Village for real!

Rejoin your coach and head for home, with suitable comfort stops on the way. Subject to traffic and travel, we arrive back mid to late evening.

Tour Includes

  • 2 nights' hotel with breakfast & dinner
  • Admission to ITV Coronation Street Experience
  • Free time in Manchester
  • Emmerdale Village guided tour
  • Direct Coach Travel
  • Net Zero Carbon Offset Certificate
Please note: As these are live working sets, some areas may occasionally be closed to tours, due to ongoing production. The guided tours include outside walking with uneven surfaces and some hilly areas. Guests are advised to wear appropriate footwear and clothing. 

ITV Coronation Street Experience

INCLUDED Visitor Destination

Step into over 60 years of drama at The ITV Coronation Street Experience!

Once the cast and crew head home after a week of filming, the doors are opened for an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the nation's favourite street! Discover the sensational outdoor set at MediaCityUK, Manchester, the live working production set where the show is filmed. Step into the iconic world of Coronation Street with an exclusive 90-minute guided tour. Gain exclusive insights into the making of the show as knowledgeable guides share behind-the-scenes stories and trivia. Discover hidden corners and meticulous set designs, where you’ll get a glimpse into the incredible craftsmanship that goes into creating the world famous television institution.

Follow in the footsteps of your favourite characters as you are lead through the authentic exterior set of Weatherfield. Venture beyond the cobbles and into the heart of the drama. Prepare to be awestruck as you step into meticulously crafted replica sets of landmarks like Roy’s Rolls and the legendary Rovers Return. You’ll find a fascinating display of costumes and props that have become part of Coronation Street’s legacy – including Deirdre Barlow’s iconic glasses!

Take the reins and forge your own path as you delve into the cobbled streets with your 25-minute free roam period. Strike a pose, take selfies, and capture memories outside famous sets including Street Cars and Prima Doner.

Take a piece of Corrie home and explore the extensive collection of Coronation Street merchandise. A treasure trove of delights and mementos, from Roy’s Rolls aprons, mugs, jigsaw puzzles, and tote bags adorned with iconic quotes, you’ll find something to suit every Corrie fan.

This is the perfect attraction for any fan of the soap and a hugely entertaining experience.

Please note: As this is a live working set, some areas may occasionally be closed to tours, due to ongoing production.

Manchester

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationKnown throughout the world as the birthplace of the industrial revolution, Manchester has a proud history in science, politics, music, arts and sport. And today the city combines this heritage with a progressive vision to be a city that delivers surprise and delight in equal measures. Manchester city centre is jam-packed with unique and eclectic restaurants, bars, shops, museums, galleries. Whether you are a shopper, culture vulture or party animal Manchester has something to delight everyone. One of the best things about the city is its diversity. Ultra-modern buildings share the skyline with the more traditional such as the neo-Gothic Town Hall. You might want to explore Chinatown or even the Curry Mile!

Click here for more on what to see and do in Manchester.

Emmerdale Village Tour

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationExplore the stunning Emmerdale Village as you visit the outdoor set where episodes of your favourite soap are brought to life. Home to the stars of Emmerdale during the week, our exclusive weekend tours will give you the chance to experience the drama for yourself. Due to the closed set location, your journey will begin as you board a complimentary coach transfer which will transport you to a secure area located within the Harewood Estate. You’ll then embark on a 90 minute, fully guided, outside walking tour where you’ll explore the village and see exterior sets of The Woolpack, Café Mainstreet, David’s Shop and many more - with plenty of time to take plenty of pictures. There is then chance to purchase snacks, refreshments and souvenirs before boarding the coach back to your starting point.

Please note: the Emmerdale Village Tour is an outside walking tour with uneven surfaces and some hilly areas.
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Accommodation

Holiday Inn Leeds Brighouse

The Holiday Inn Leeds Brighouse is conveniently located just off the M62 with countryside views. The hotel bar and lounge area provides an informal and relaxed space to unwind.  Bright, modern bedrooms are all well equipped with en-suite bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities, flat Screen TV with Freeview, hairdryer and iron and ironing board plus there is Wifi throughout. There is a Health Club with swimming pool, spa pool, sauna, and steam room plus a fully equipped gym. The hotel does not have a lift but ground floor rooms are available on request.

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