EDALE & KINDER SCOUT ALONG WITH CASTLETON AND MANY OTHER PRETTY PEAK DISTRICT DESTINATIONS ARE WITHIN 30 MINUTES DRIVE
Known as the 'Gateway to the Goyt Valley', the town of Whaley Bridge is located at the head of the scenic Peak Forest Canal; a great place for walks and wildlife-watching. Local walks include Wingather Rocks and Buxton.
Historic estate with Tudor hall, neo-classical mansion, lavish gardens, a deer park & playground.
Lyme Park, Disley. Made famous for Mr Darcy walking out of the lake
The Torrs Riverside Park
The Millennium Walkway.
A grand arc of glistening steel above the rushing waters of the River Goyt, the Millennium Walkway is a marvellous addition to any walk. Standing on stilts above the river, it allows walkers to experience the sandstone Torrs Gorge in a way that was previously impossible.
Ruin of Errwood Hall
This once-magnificent country house, enjoying wonderful views over the picturesque Goyt Valley, is now just a sad pile of stones. It survived for less than 100 years. It was built around 1843, and demolished in 1934.
Chester Zoo is a zoo at Upton-by-Chester, Cheshire, England. Chester Zoo was opened in 1931 by George Mottershead and his family. It is one of the UK's largest zoos at 51 hectares.
Manchester City Centre
2.3 miles to Whaley Bridge station, then a 46 minute direct train to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
If you don't want to stay in an Airport hotel, The Swan is ideally situated for that all important stop over, only 30 minutes drive away.