Activities in Manchester

Discover Manchester
Manchester may be best-known for its legendary music scene, lively nightlife and bustling shopping destinations, but the city centre isn’t the only place worth checking out.

You can enjoy extensive outdoor activities throughout the Manchester region.

Greater Manchester offers play areas, adventure playgrounds, nature reserves, cycleways, country parks, skateboarding, adventure trails, quad biking, country walks, mountain biking, woodland trails, mazes, picnic spots and a whole host of other exciting activities.

For a paintball experience the weather can’t spoil visit Manchester Paintball Arena and experience an atmosphere and an adrenaline rush you will never forget. 

Enjoy an exhilarating Go Karting experience at Daytona, the UK’s premier Go Karting Venue in Manchester. This unique venue offers year-round karting on the challenging tarmac GP circuit. With conference and hospitality facilities and a bar serving refreshments, this is a fun day out for everyone!

Aerial Sports

Aerial Sports

In Manchester, skydiving is one of the most exciting and adrenaline fuelled sports. Skydiving gives you a sensation you cannot explain to those who haven't skydived.
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Cycling & Walking in Manchester

Cycling & Walking

Manchester and the surrounding areas are now well served by a number of attractive cycle routes. National Cycle Networks routes 6 & 60 which pass through Manchester are an ideal way to see.
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Quad Bikes

Quad Bikes

Quad Biking in Manchester is the perfect way to sample the thrill of motorsport machinery amongst the beautiful surroundings of the Great Outdoors. An intense examination of your concentration..
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Golf Clubs

Golf Clubs

Members and visitors are welcome to relax in the comfort that Manchester's modern Golf Clubhouses offer with great views along with a refreshing range of drinks and bar meals. The clubhouses also offer weekend dining experience, not to be missed.
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River Cruises and Boating in Manchester

River Cruises and Boating

Manchester River Cruises run regular sightseeing trips from Salford Quays on board the dutch built 'Princess Katherine. The ultimate way to enjoy the historic Manchester Ship Canal and River Irwell.
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Hot Air Balloon

Hot Air Balloon

Enjoy a hot air balloon ride over Manchester and experience the sights of this amazing city from a completely new perspective. Hot air balloon rides are like no other flying experience, as you take in the stunning, seemingly endless 360 views.
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