Once home to one of the busiest ports in the world, this northern English city has transformed into a cultural enclave. The city has a fascinating Victorian history, and a legacy of producing some of Britain’s best-known musicians. A large part of Liverpool’s historic port precinct was awarded UNESCO World Heritage Site status in 2004, while the city was named the European Capital of Culture for 2008.
Make your way to Albert Dock to see the cultural heart of the city. Once the home to some of the biggest ships in the world, today the precinct is a hub for restaurants, bars and cultural institutions. Try a plate of scouse, a stew typical of northern England at a waterfront restaurant. Learn about the city’s maritime history at the Merseyside Maritime Museum. The waterfront precinct is also home to one of the most iconic buildings in the city, the towering Royal Liver Building.
The Beatles are by far the best-known band produced by the city, and are part of the rich musical fabric that flows through Liverpool. Hear how the most famous band in the world started their career in the city at the Beatles Story, or take in a concert at one of their old haunts, the Liverpool Empire Theatre.
Liverpool locals are fanatical about their sport, and visiting during the chilly winter months will ensure you’ll see the city proudly waving their scarves. See the Liverpool Football Club battle their rivals at the historic Anfield Road Stadium, or watch the local amateurs at Sefton Park. Relax as you walk through the leafy surrounds of the park, just one of the many green areas in the picturesque city.
Liverpool is a city that appeals to a wide range of travelers, and appeals to all budgets. Whether your passion is sports, music or history, the cozy northern city has a side that appeals to you. Reach Liverpool by plane, bus or train from many major cities in Europe, or embrace the city’s past and arrive by boat at Albert Dock.
Shopping, Museum and Marina
Shop, dine, play a round of golf or catch the latest movies in this enormous outdoor shopping and entertainment complex, right in the heart of Liverpool.
Liverpool’s fashionable waterfront precinct is home to some of the city’s best restaurants and bars, and many of the city’s best museums.
Many locals consider the home of Liverpool’s soccer team sacred, and on a game day it is one of the most exciting places in the city.
Explore this dedicated museum to John, Paul, George and Ringo and learn the story of the Beatles.
Long at the heart of community life in Liverpool this 200-year-old masterpiece of neoclassical design is still going strong.
View paintings and sculptures by past masters and more recent works designed to confront and challenge at one of the country’s most popular art institutions.
Go behind the scenes at Anfield Stadium, one of the world's most iconic and historic stadiums. During the Liverpool FC Stadium Tour, you will; Start your tour in the Main Stand and enjoy stunning views of the pitch and Liverpool’s skyline.
The Beatles Story is the leading permanent attraction dedicated to the lives and times of the Fab Four, based on the UNESCO World Heritage site on Liverpool's iconic waterfront.
Spend a full day soaking up everything Beatles as you visit the home of the Fab 4—Liverpool. Enjoy this fascinating cultural city, with a journey by train from London of just over 2 hours. Once there, take advantage of an included Magical Mystery tour and admission to the Beatles Story museum.
Kick up your travel-weary feet with a first-class relaxation experience in the Aspire Lounge. This peaceful oasis offers a convenient escape from the airport bustle, complete with access to amenities including Wi-Fi, refreshing drinks, and snacks.
This unmissable tour is now in its 5th year and goes from strength to strenth with amazing reviews and its a perfect tour for first time visitors as well as Beatles fans as you will learn how and why this vibrant city has changed in a fun and informative tour.
Create your own magical mystery tour with a ride through the lively streets of Liverpool aboard a double-decker bus. This ride takes you around the home of the White Star Line and the Beatles with a hop-on hop-off itinerary that lets you experience all the hip sights.