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Manchester Ship Canal

Manchester Ship Canal

We are pleased to introduce this NEW holiday based at Salford Quays, with the highlight of the week is the cruise along the ship canal to Liverpool.

• 4 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast

• Home Pick-Up Included

Monday

We depart and make our way to Salford
Quays and our hotel for the next 4 nights with
dinner, bed and breakfast.

Tuesday to Thursday

A fascinating 6 hours leisurely cruise the whole
length of the Manchester Ship Canal. The
cruise takes in spectacular scenery leaving
passengers with an awe-inspiring sense of how
its construction shaped forever the City of
Manchester and the North West of England.
The 35-mile cruise includes live commentary
and provides a revealing insight into the
history of one of Britain’s most important
waterways. Refreshments and snacks are
available on board.
The historic city of Chester with so much to see
and do – explore the unique ‘Rows’ of two
tiered shops, enjoy a stroll around the City
Walls, meander down to the River Dee and
maybe take a boat trip.
• Popular Southport, with beautiful gardens,
sandy beaches, famous Lord Street and the
shopping arcades of the elegant Victorian
town centre, and the seafront is home to one
of the country’s largest marine lakes.

Friday

After breakfast we depart for home.

The Copthorne Hotel overlooks the waterfront

offering stunning views out onto Salford Quays

and facilities include 2 bars and restaurant. All

bedrooms are en suite with TV and tea/coffee

making facilities. The hotel has a lift.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Tui Travel Agency
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester outside the British Heart Foundation
Shop, Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SL
Gloucester Sainsburys Gloucester Sainsburys Layby, Barnett Way, Barnwood
GL4 3RT South East bound Bus Stop
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Michael Wood Services Michael Wood Services - Outward - Northbound side
Return - Southbound side
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Minehead Minehead Railway Station
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Stroud Stroud
Merrywalks Bus Station
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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