Gorton is a quaint district in Manchester that is filled with historic landmarks and boasts an interesting past. The area, especially its shopping district, has been revamped, and as a result it is quickly becoming a popular tourist destination. With plenty to do for the kids and adults alike, Gorton is perfect for a family holiday. Whether enjoying some indoor rock climbing at the Manchester Climbing Centre, relaxing at the Debdale Outdoor Centre, or taking in a live performance of the Gorton Philharmonic Orchestra, there is sure to be something to appeal to everyone during your stay.
- Visit the impressive and beautiful Gorton Monastery, one of the most recognisable landmarks in Manchester and an important piece of the area's history.
- Spend an afternoon browsing shops and searching for treasures and bargains at the newly remodelled Gorton District Shopping Centre with the brand new Manchester Gorton Market Hall.
- Sports fans should take the informative and entertaining Manchester City Football Club Stadium Tour, followed by a delicious dinner at The Alborz.
Gorton is easily reached from all areas of Manchester and other nearby cities. Several bus routes operated by Stagecoach Manchester run into the district continuously throughout the day. Northern rails offers two train routes directly into Gorton, also on a regular daily schedule. Multiple shuttle services and taxi companies operate throughout the area, making it very convenient to get to most major areas of interest. Some visitors find that renting a car during their stay is preferable, especially when travelling to more remote locations.
91 hotels near Gorton
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