The best Outdoor Activities in Manchester (United Kingdom, Great Britain)

Piccadilly Gardens
  • Piccadilly Gardens

    Piccadilly Gardens is a green space in Manchester city centre, England, between Market Street and the edge of the Northern Quarter. Piccadilly runs eastwards from the junction of Market Street with Mosley Street to the junction of London Road with Ducie Street; to the south are the gardens and paved areas. The area was reconfigured in 2002 with a water feature and concrete pavilion by Japanese architect Tadao Ando.
Platt Fields Park
  • Platt Fields Park

    Platt Fields Park is a large public park in Fallowfield, Manchester, England which is home to Platt Hall. Fallowfield lies to the south and Wilmslow Road runs along its eastern edge.
St Michael's Flags and Angel Meadow Park
  • St Michael's Flags and Angel Meadow Park

    St Michael's Flags and Angel Meadow Park is a public park to the immediate northeast of Manchester city centre, in North West England. Located on a slope between the River Irk and Rochdale Road occupies an area of 7.4 acres (3 ha), but features in the formative history of Manchester. It was once an affluent suburb of Manchester, until the 19th-century Industrial Revolution altered the social standing of the area and introduced poverty and disease. Regeneration of the park in ...
Peel Park, Salford
  • Peel Park, Salford

    Peel Park is a public urban park in Salford, Greater Manchester, England, located on the flood plain of the River Irwell below Salford Crescent and adjacent to the University of Salford. It was the first of three public parks to be opened on 22 August 1846, for the people of Manchester and Salford, paid for by public subscription. The park was the main public venue for the 1851 royal visit of Queen Victoria to Manchester and Salford and has been ...
Carousel Funfairs
  • PARK LIFE Camping

    Blue Tower M50 2ST Manchester United Kingdom
    Parklife Festival 2016 is now just one month away! The campsite brought to you by Event Campsites is set in 40 acres of picturesque parkland at Heaton Park. Just a short walk through the park from the festival. We're counting down the days until we're joined in Heaton Parklife by some of the hottest live acts & djs from across the galaxy, including: The Chemical Brothers, Major Lazer, Ice Cube, Jamie xx, Jess Glynne, Years & Years, Skepta, Bastille, Annie Mac, Diplo, ...
P M Aquatics Ltd
Cathedral Gardens
  • Cathedral Gardens

    Cathedral Gardens is an open space in Manchester city centre, in North West England. It is bounded by Victoria railway station to the north, Chetham's School of Music to the west, the perimeter of Manchester Cathedral and the Corn Exchange on Fennel Street to the south and Urbis to the east.
Sackville Gardens
  • Sackville Gardens

    Sackville Gardens in Manchester, England, is bounded by Manchester College's Shena Simon Campus on one side and Whitworth Street, Sackville Street and the Rochdale Canal and Canal Street on the others. The land was purchased by Manchester Corporation in 1900 and laid out with walks, lawns and flower beds. Known as Whitworth Gardens, it was planned to complement the Municipal College of Technology's Sackville Street Building.
Piccadilly Gardens tram stop
  • Piccadilly Gardens tram stop

    Piccadilly Gardens is a tram stop in the City Zone of Greater Manchester's Metrolink light rail system. It is located beside Piccadilly Gardens in Manchester city centre, and serves both as a transport hub (by integrating with the adjacent Manchester Piccadilly bus station), and interchange station (which can be used for changing between Metrolink lines). Piccadilly Gardens tram stop opened on 27 April 1992, as part of Metrolink's Phase 1. The station was rebuilt during 2009 with a wider platform and ...
Spring Gardens, Manchester
  • Spring Gardens, Manchester

    Spring Gardens is an important thoroughfare in Manchester city centre. This L-shaped street, formerly the centre of the north-west banking industry, has five Grade II listed buildings and is part of the Upper King Street conservation area.
St John's Gardens, Manchester
  • St John's Gardens, Manchester

    St John's Gardens in central Manchester, England, lies between Lower Byrom Street, Byrom Street and Quay Street. Previously occupied by St John's Church and its graveyard between 1769 and 1931, the site was redeveloped into a formal garden in 1932. It contains a central memorial to the church and those buried in its graveyard, whose tombstones have been covered over by 18 inches (460 mm) of soil except for that of John Owens, founder of Owen's College. The garden was awarded ...
Alexandra Park, Manchester
  • Alexandra Park, Manchester

    Alexandra Park is a 60-acre (24 ha) park in the Whalley Range district of Manchester, England. It was designed by Alexander Hennell, opened in 1868 and its initial purpose was to "deter the working men of Manchester from the alehouses during their day off". The lodge and gateways are the work of Alfred Darbyshire. The park was developed by the Manchester Corporation before the area was incorporated into the city, being sited wholly in the then Withington Local Board area. ...
Philips Park, Clayton
  • Philips Park, Clayton

    Philips Park lies in the valley of the River Medlock, in Beswick and the lower part of Clayton, a district of Manchester, England. Philips Park offers 31 acres of parkland on the doorstep of Beswick and was awarded Green Flag status by the Civic Trust in 2005. Located in the heart of east Manchester and within the Medlock Valley, it provides a unique mix of woodland, wild grassland, water and rolling hills. The park’s other facilities include a Visitor Centre, park warden ...
Linenhire calagran
  • One Piccadilly Gardens

    One Piccadilly Gardens is a large office building on the east side of Piccadilly Gardens, a public square in Manchester. It houses six floors of office space with shops and restaurants on the ground floor. The entrance to the offices is via a double height diagonal void through the ground and first floors of the building.
ETK Lettings Holiday Letting Service
  • ETK Lettings Holiday Letting Service

    Broadstone Mill, Broadstone Road, Stockport, SK5 7DL Stockport United Kingdom
    7 km from Manchester
    The aim of this page is to provide a safe and efficient letting service for holiday home owners and their guests, especially after the proliferation of scams across the internet. If you are looking to book or need help finding a holiday home (Static caravan, Chalet, Lodge or other dwelling), please get in touch, ask on the page or phone us to see how we can help. Browse through our main site to see how we make the process of booking ...