See the city from a boat
See Manchester from a different angle with a trip on the River Irwell and along the historic Manchester Ship Canal. Manchester River Cruises runs a number of sightseeing tour cruises, lasting from 50 minutes to a half day (the longest cruise takes you all the way to Ellesmere port). They also run party boat trips and events in Manchester: perfect if you're looking for an unusual venue for a celebration.
Address: Pier 8, Salford Quays, Manchester
Phone: 44 7906 301222