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Welcome to Destinations - The Holiday & Travel Show
From the Himalayan paradise of Bhutan to the majestic peaks and notable gastronomy of Macedonia, our world is a place of wonder and, with so much history to live, places to explore and experiences to behold, the question is where will you go next? At Destinations: The Holiday Show Manchester, we're bringing experienced travellers, photographers and trailblazers together to share their tales and experiences alongside almost 200 travel companies, tour operators and tourist boards so we can help you to make your dreams a reality. From Manchester to your perfect destination vacation – we'll see you there!
What Can I See at Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show Manchester?
Whether you're passionate about city breaks or love oceanic and river cruises, perhaps you have a special birthday approaching or just want to spend time with the family, Manchester's top travel event brings together all of the elements that you need to discover your destination inspiration.
Don’t miss: Meet the Experts Theatre. Our Meet the Experts Theatre plays host to expert talks covering the different corners of the globe. Speakers give you unique insight into their experiences and take you on fascinating and memorable journeys to inspire your next adventure with more than 25 hours of free talks. Discover travel safety secrets from travel risk expert, Lloyd Figgins, explore hidden natural wonders of South Africa’s Northern Cape and learn tips on embarking on travel adventures with the whole family with Anthony Barton.
Masterclasses and Wanderlust. Each year, we are always in awe of the talent that goes into the Wanderlust Travel Photo of the Year Competition. See the images for yourself at this year's Manchester travel event and, if you'd like some travel photography tips, sign up for our travel photography masterclasses but be quick, these are a highlight of the show and spaces fill up fast.
For a full list of events and opportunities and to book your travel photography masterclass, click here.
Take to the stage. Enjoy a wealth of food, culture and entertainment at our two special stages at this event:
Food and Travel Stage: brought to you by Viking, returns to this year's Destinations, bringing together expert cooks and TV's best-known travel personalities you'll learn to prepare and cook their favourite campsite meals as well as international delicacies.
There's something for all at this years Manchester travel event.
Destinations is located at EventCity, Phoenix Way, Barton Dock Rd, M17 8AS. Plan your day and check out travel details to the venue.
OVER 170 INSPIRING TRAVEL BRANDS
SHOW-ONLY OFFERS & DISCOUNTS
FREE CAR PARKING AT EVENTCITY
FREE ENTRY FOR CHILDREN & CARERS
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With a huge selection of travel brands, tour operators and tourist boards covering all types of travel to every part of the world, you'll discover:
Over 170 brands offering unlimited travel ideas
More than 30 tourist boards showcasing exciting new destinations
Over 30 brand new exhibitors
Exclusive show-only offers, discounts and upgrades
Experts on hand to tailor-make your next trip
Enjoy a day out filled with food & drink tastings as well inspiring talks from travel experts, explorers, TV personalities, authors and more.
Here are just a few of the great attractions you will find:
Over 25 hours of inspiring travel talks from authors, celebs, explorers and many more, in our Meet the Experts theatres and at the Food & Travel Stage.
Masterclasses in taking the perfect travel photos, led by professional Steve Davey
World food and drink tastings
View finalists of Wanderlust Travel Photo of the Year
and so much more!