Gorton Vacation Packages
While you are in the area, be sure to spend a few hours taking in surrounding neighborhoods like Ashton-under-Lyne, Denton and Manchester.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. There are many excellent places where you can spend a couple of hours such as the Museum of Science and Industry, Urbis and Manchester Museum. For a great night out, spend an evening at the Green Room, Printworks and the Manchester Opera House, one of the area’s most popular performing arts venues. If you love everything to do with art, visit the exhibits at the Manchester Art Gallery, the Whitworth Art Gallery and the Gallery of English Costume.
If the sun is out, follow the locals and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. Enjoy the local flora and fauna, pull out your sketch pad, or just listen to the birdsong at Whitworth Park and the Platt Fields Park.
If you have time in and around Gorton, treat yourself with a visit to the Abraham Lincoln Statue, the St. Peter's Square and Manchester Cathedral. The Manchester area features some fascinating relics from yesteryear; don’t miss the Castlefield Roman Fort.
Find the perfect accessory, stock up on food or just window shop at popular shopping destinations such as Arndale Centre, Affleck's Palace and Deansgate Locks.
The sporting heart and soul of Gorton, is Etihad Stadium, home turf of the popular Manchester City soccer team in summer. Etihad Stadium also offers interesting behind the scenes tours, giving sports fans a chance to learn about the stadium’s operations and about local sporting heroes past and present.
When you’re ready to relax after enjoying the many charms of Gorton, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the Britannia Hotel - Manchester City Centre, the Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel, and the Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa.