Join us on a tour of the BBC at MediaCityUK and walk in the footsteps of some of your favourite celebrities! The BBC’s new home in the North of England is one of the most ambitious projects in the BBC's history. They have thrown open their doors, so you can peek behind the scenes. Home to a whole host of BBC channels and programmes including favourites such as Match of the Day, Blue Peter, A Question of Sport, Mastermind, BBC Breakfast, Radio 5 live, CBBC, BBC Sport and the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, to name just a few.
-1 Night Bed and Breakfast
-Luxury Coach Travel
-Tour of BBC Studio
Offering style, comfort and modern facilities the Best Western Hotel Smokies Park is one of the highest rated 3-star properties in Greater Manchester and is just 7 miles from Manchester city centre. The hotel boasts 73 en suite bedrooms, WIFI, and lift. You may take full advantage of the complimentary use of the spa facilities which include a sauna and steam room.
Day One - We depart and make our way towards Manchester. After arrival at the BBC MediacityUK, your tour guide will entertain and surprise you as you walk in the footsteps of your favourite stars. You can also have a go at making your own news and weather bulletin in the interactive studio. During the 1.5 hours the tour lasts. The BBC buildings at MediaCityUK are working buildings, so no two tours are the same, but they'll always be informative, interesting and fun. You will then have free time to enjoy this modern part of Manchester.
Day Two – After a leisurely breakfast we make our way to Chester. You’ll find stores galore offering the hottest fashion all set against a background of unique treasures of antiquity and a vibrant café culture where outdoor dining and people watching go hand in hand. We then depart for home, hoping to arrive home early evening.