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Mersey Ferry, Beatles Tour, Liverpool & Chester

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The Holiday Inn Hotel, Runcorn
The Liverpool Musical History Tour

Mersey Ferry, Beatles Tour, Liverpool & Chester

A fantastic two day break including a River Explorer Cruise on an iconic Mersey Ferry and a guided tour of Liverpool based around the ‘Fab Four’ as well as an insight into the city's musical history, plus a visit to historic Chester.

• Coach travel throughout
• Reserved seating throughout your break
• One night dinner, bed & breakfast at the Holiday Inn, Runcorn
• Leisure suite with indoor heated swimming pool
• Included Beatles Tour & Mersey Ferry Cruise
• Visit to historic Chester.

The Holiday Inn Hotel, Runcorn

Boasting an excellent position, ideal for our inclusive itinerary, the Holiday Inn Hotel, Runcorn offers high standards of accommodation, great food, modern facilities and fantastic customer service.

Hotel features: All bedrooms with en-suite facilities, HD television, telephone & tea/coffee making facilities • Bar with a wide choice of beverages • Restaurant • Lounge for your relaxation • All bedrooms with air-conditioning • Leisure club with indoor heated swimming pool • Wi-Fi throughout the hotel • Lift to all floors.

The Liverpool Musical History Tour

This spectacular tour will take you back through the gems of Liverpool’s past, journeying through the film,TV and musical achievements associated with this cultural city.

Step behind the scenes as you visit film and TV locations from well-known shows including Foyle’s War, Harry Potter, Peaky Blinders, Bread and, of course, Cilla.

You’ll have the opportunity to see childhood homes and birthplaces of much-loved celebrities such as John Lennon, Gerry Marsden and Jean Alexander (Hilda Ogden) to name a few. You’ll also be treated to live music provided by the fantastically talented step-on guide, along with a 60s soundtrack to help transport you back through the ages.

Starting at Pier Head, you can explore the City’s Maritime and commercial history, before heading into the City centre, where a short stop will be made at the magnificent Anglican Cathedral so make sure you take your camera!

After this, a sneak-peak into suburban Liverpool before heading off to uncover the lives of Liverpool’s most influential and treasured bands – the Beatles. With visits to Penny Lane, Strawberry Field, as well as the homes, schools and birthplaces of the band members, you will be treated to a full insight into the Beatles’ history, rooted in their hometown of Liverpool.

You will then be treated to a Mersey cruise before having the chance to visit the world-famous Cavern Club, as well as the statue of local legend Cilla Black.


Situated on the picturesque River Dee and surrounded by a two mile ring of Roman Walls, Chester is a medieval city and a top coach holiday destination, boasting the largest Roman amphitheatre in Britain.

You can’t go wrong when choosing Chester with plenty to see and do in the area.

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A city steeped in history, culture and attractions, Liverpool is one of the most popular city break destinations in the UK and makes a great destination for a coach break.

Liverpool's most famous sons “The Beatles” are celebrated across the city; from the exhibition in the Albert Dock to the famous Cavern Club where the lads once played, you can map out their incredible journey amongst the vibrancy and history that radiates throughout this city. 

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UK Holiday Insurance

At National Holidays, we always do everything we can to ensure your holiday runs as smoothly as possible from start to finish. For this reason, we strongly recommend you take out holiday insurance to ensure you’re prepared for the unexpected.

To provide you with a travel insurance policy designed with our customers in mind, we’ve teamed up with specialist insurance providers Towergate Travel. Some of the benefits of our insurance policy include:

• All ages are considered

• 24-hour English speaking emergency assistance