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Your Adventure, Day by Day

Day 1 Depart from North America
  • Fly to England Depart on an overnight flight to Manchester International Airport.
Day 2 Arrive in Manchester
  • Welcome to Manchester! Arrive at Manchester International Airport where you are met by your Excel Representative.
  • Transfer by deluxe coach to your 3* Manchester area hotel Enjoy your home away from home for the next seven nights.
  • Welcome meeting and orientation
  • Dinner at Hotel
Day 3 Explore Manchester!
  • Breakfast at Hotel
  • Time for Sightseeing! Enjoy an afternoon of sightseeing in Manchester. Sights to see include; the Central Library (inspired by the Pantheon in Rome), the Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester Art Gallery, Heaton Park and much more!
  • Dinner at Hotel
  • Game Time This evening, play your first international friendly game vs. an English side.
Day 4 Day Trip to Liverpool
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Depart on deluxe coach to Liverpool
  • Explore the city of Liverpool This afternoon, perhaps visit the Beatles Museum. The experience takes guests on a journey through the lives of the Beatles. Explore the break-up of the band in the Going Solo areas and visit the emotional White Room, a tribute to John Lennon.
  • Dinner at Hotel.
Day 5 See the Pro's!
  • Breakfast at Hotel
  • Morning Match This morning, play your second international friendly game vs. an English side.
  • Professional Game Possible afternoon visit to a pro soccer game. With 7 EPL clubs within one hour of Manchester there is a great selection of games (dependent upon schedule)!
  • Dinner at Hotel
Day 6 Visit to the Theater of Dreams
  • Breakfast at Hotel
  • Stadium Tour! This afternoon, enjoy a guided tour and visit to Old Trafford Stadium, home of the world's largest soccer club, Manchester United. When you step into the Theater of Dreams you're walking into more than just a football stadium.
  • Free time and lunch at Trafford Center
  • Dinner at Hotel
  • Evening Match
  • This evening, play your third international friendly game vs. an English side.
Day 7 Day Trip to Chester
  • Breakfast at Hotel
  • Depart on deluxe coach to Chester, England
  • Welcome to Chester! Start off with a walk around the Roman Walls, culminating in a visit to the Roman Amphitheater, lead by your tour manager
  • Free time for lunch and additional sightseeing in Chester.
  • Dinner at Hotel.
Day 8 Last Day in Manchester!
  • Breakfast at Hotel
  • Free day for last minute sightseeing and shopping in Manchester.
  • Dinner at Hotel.
  • Last Game. This evening, play your fourth international friendly game vs. an English side.
Day 9 Depart for North America
  • Breakfast at Hotel.
  • Depart Manchester Airport on your return flight

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