London to Liverpool in a day
London to Liverpool in a day
Liverpool is a vibrant city located in the north west of England, known for its rich cultural heritage, iconic architecture, and its association with music, sports, and entertainment. Liverpool is home to a number of famous landmarks, including the Royal Albert Dock, the Liverpool Cathedral, and the Beatles Story museum.
The Royal Albert Dock is a historic waterfront complex that is home to several museums, art galleries, restaurants, and shops. The dock was once a major port and trading hub and has been beautifully restored in recent years. The Liverpool Cathedral is one of the largest cathedrals in the world and is a stunning example of Gothic Revival architecture. The Beatles Story museum is a must-see attraction for music fans and it tells the story of the world-famous band from their early days in Liverpool to their global success.
In addition to its many attractions, Liverpool is also known for its lively nightlife, world-class restaurants, and excellent shopping. The city is also home to two famous football clubs, Liverpool FC and Everton FC, and a visit to Anfield or Goodison Park is a must for any football fan. The easiest way to get to Liverpool from London is by train, with direct services available from Euston Station. The journey takes around 2 hours and 20 minutes and offers stunning views of the English countryside. However, if you prefer to drive, the journey takes around 4 hours.
Train info - www.thetrainline.com
Liverpool has continued to produce many notable musical acts and their musicians have produced 56 Number 1 hit songs, which is more than any other city in the world to date. If you wanted to learn about where the Beatles first played, the award-winning 'Beatles Story' is the world's largest permanent exhibition devoted to The Beatles. It is located on the stunning UNESCO World Heritage site at the Albert Dock, the Beatles Story takes visitors on a journey through the lives, times and music of The Beatles from the very beginning. See how they first conquered Liverpool, and then the world, through recreations of the locations from the band's career including The Casbah Club, The Cavern Club, and Abbey Road Studios. We would recommend spending 1-2 hours at the exhibition.
Tickets Adult 16+ £18.00, Child 5-15 Years £10.00, Concession (Students & Aged 60+) £14.00
Family Saver (2 Adult+2 Children) £47.00.
Website - https://bit.ly/3ZIXhhi
Britannia Vaults - Albert Dock - Liverpool - L3 4AD
After the tour, you will be able to take a walk around the Royal Albert Dock and other places of interest are Liverpool Cathedral, St George's Hall, the World Museum and one of the most famous stadiums in the world 'Anfield'. There is a museum at Anfield with tours available that include a walk down the players' tunnel past the famous sign 'This is Anfield' and you will also experience the dressing room where the Liverpool managers have delivered their team talks. As you pass through the Anfield tunnel you can even take a seat in the dugout and you can see the whole stadium from the world-famous ‘Kop’ end. The Anfield Museum is packed with things to do. There is a unique film 'This is Anfield' that takes you through a day in the life of the club, showing you just how many people it takes to make the club compete at the highest levels. The museum has all their European Cups displayed with match shirts, newspapers and memorabilia from the winning matches. Please note Liverpool Stadium Tours are available 7 days a week, from 10 am until 3 pm, (depending on fixtures). Tours run typically on the hour and last for 80 mins.
The price for an adult ticket is Adult £23.00, Concession £18.00, Children (Under 16) £14.00, Infants (Ages 0-4) £0.00 Website - https://bit.ly/3yuyLnQ Address - Liverpool Football Club, Skipton Rd, Liverpool L4 2UZ