Liverpool, Jodrell Bank & Buxton

Start: Wednesday 11th October 2023

End: Friday 13th October 2023

Hotel: Cresta Court Hotel

Price: £279 pp

This holiday departs from our Short Breaks Pick Up Points

What’s included:

  • 2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
  • excursion to Liverpool with Floating Grace cruise
  • excursion to Jodrell Bank
  • excursion to Buxton
  • executive coach travel


  • 8 single rooms with £45 supplement


Experience a mini break jam-packed with action, including a busting city and cruise, Peak District town and discover the secrets of space at Jodrell Bank


Buxton is a thermal spa town in the heart of the Peak District. Here we enjoy free time with the opportunity to explore the Buxton Heritage Trail and discover some of the smaller features of the town, such as St Ann’s Well for a free taste of Buxton Water. Of particular note is the Buxton Crescent Heritage Experience, which explores the history of one of Buxton’s most iconic buildings (extra cost)

Liverpool & Floating Grace Cruise

Liverpool is famous as the home of the Beatles, Cilla Black and the Liver Birds, with many famous sights and sounds for you to discover – from museums and cathedrals to a Magical Mystery Tour or visit the Beatles Story. After free time to explore in the morning, we join the Floating Grace for a two hour cruise of the docks with a delicious afternoon tea onboard

Jodrell Bank

Jodrell Bank Observatory is part of the Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics at the University of Manchester, and their visitor experience gives an amazing insight into space and our celestial neighbours. There is plenty to explore including the Space Dome immersive auditorium, exhibition on the history of Jodrell bank, 35 acres of beautiful grounds and more

The Cresta Court Hotel is a contemporary hotel on the outskirts of Manchester with ensuite rooms, restaurant, bar and lounge area. There is lift access.