Often referred to as the capital of England’s North, Manchester is a former industrial city better known today for its music scene, football, and youthful vibe. Home to the UK’s busiest airport outside of London, the city attracts visitors throughout the year. Book your flights to Manchester with Cathay Pacific, the premier airline of Asia. Join our Marco Polo Club and earn more benefits every time you fly.
Highlights of Manchester
Stroll through Manchester to see converted warehouses, factories, and interesting architecture, including Manchester Cathedral, the University of Manchester, Town Hall, St Ann’s Church, and the modern Bridgewater Hall. Art lovers should head to the Lowry and Manchester Art Gallery, while you can find out about the city’s culture and past at Manchester Museum and the People’s History Museum. Explore other neighbourhoods including Chinatown, the stylish Salford Quays, Deansgate, and the Gay Village. Football fans can visit the grounds of Manchester United FC and Manchester City FC.
Getting Around Manchester
The city’s Metrolink tram system (the Met) covers many parts of the city centre and nearby suburbs, though the free Metroshuttle bus routes are the most cost-effective way to reach many destinations. For convenience and style on your flight to Manchester, book with Cathay Pacific.