The Beatles Fab Four Taxi Tour takes you on a 2 1/2 hour ride through the streets of Liverpool and past many locations that are related to the Beatles.
The tours can start from anywhere in the city and you can request to be picked up directly from your hotel. Each of the taxis is named after a Beatles song and can accommodate up to 5 guests at one time. The guided audio tour is available in 7 languages and during your journey Beatles songs will be played.
The journey will lead you to the childhood homes of John, Paul, George and Ringo and the former family home of Beatles manager Brian Epstein. You will see St Peter's Church and Church Hall were Paul first met John, the maternity hospital where John was born and the college they attended.
Also many places which inspired the Beatles to some of their most famous songs will be on the itinerary, such as Eleanor Rigby's Tombstone, Penny Lane and the red gates to the Strawberry Fields Park. Further Beatles attractions you will see include the Empress Pub and many more.
On-line reservation is possible via the website, each tour costs £45 per taxi.
Magical Mystery Tour
The Magical Mystery Tour is a two hour long guided trip on a bus which is similar to the one from the 1967 film. The itinerary covers various places such as Penny Lane which influenced the music of the Beatles and stops include some of their childhood homes and schools.
There are daily departures from the Gower Street Bus Stop (14h10) and the Tourist Information Centre at 08 Place (14h30) with additional tours on weekends, details of which are available at the website. Tariffs are £12.95 and pre-booking is advised.
City Sightseeing Liverpool
This City Sightseeing tour offers a 55-minute itinerary with pre-recorded English commentaries and buses depart roughly every half hour between 10h15 and 16h15. The route includes the Cathedral, Chinatown, Albert Dock, the Cavern and more in its twelve stops. For details of pricing and timetables please visit the website.
Sandscastle Waterpark is a large indoor swimming centre with over 18 slides and other features such as a wave machine, water chutes, fun pools and a lazy river. There is also a food court area where you can choose from burger bars and snack bars. There is also an arcade at this attraction.
Sandcastle Waterpark is open on Saturdays and Sunday 10am - 4pm.
Louis Tussauds Waxworks
Inside this attraction you can see displays of wax models. There are various sections which include Hollywood, Celeb City, Movie Premier, Corrie and Rock Factory. There is also a Chamber of Horrors and a Regal Room. There is also a Studio where visitors can find out about how the models are made and at the end of the tour there is a Mirror Maze.
The admission price is 13 euros for adults and 10 euros for children.
The Waxworks are open daily from 10am - 4pm.
Blackpool Pleasure Beach was founded in 1896 and over the years has grown into a major tourist attraction. It is an amusement park that offers various entertainments, shows and rides for both young and adults. It is considered as one of the top 25 parks in the world with more than 125 attractions to enjoy. These general attractions include roller coasters, tower rides, water rides, flying machines, 4D cinema, ghost trains, and many more.
It offers free parking and other services like disability access, baby changing facilities, first aid, animals assistance, public telephones, and left luggage lockers.
Opening times vary but it opens everyday. In the school holidays in the summer months, the opening hours are between 11am and 8.30 pm most days with later opening until 9.30 on Saturdays.