Also known as John Lennon Airport, the runways here serve the nearby city of Liverpool just 10 miles away, as well as nearby Birkenhead and the Wirral. Explore the north west of England fully with a hire car.
Sightseeing in Liverpool
Visit The Beatles Story, an award winning visitor attraction that will take you on a journey through the exciting lives and times of Liverpool’s fab four.
For a more classical approach to the city’s heritage, Liverpool Cathedral is another popular attraction for visitors. The biggest Cathedral in Britain really lives up to its reputation as a great space and has a full program of events as well as tower tours on offer!
Don’t forget to take a stroll down Liverpool Waterfront, the city’s very own UNESCO World Heritage Site. Populated with a selection of great museums, restaurants, and fantastic architecture as well as being the start point for a number of ferry tours, Liverpool Waterfront is as diverse as it is iconic!
Day Trips From Liverpool
For those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Liverpool’s lively city lifestyle, why not make the short 20 minute drive up to the Sefton Coast? Here you will find a coastal path that traverses sandy beaches, coastal marshes, pine woodlands, heathery heathland and tidal estuaries, all the while providing stunning views across the Irish Sea to Snowdonia.
Alternatively, plan a trip to the Wirral for a day of rejuvenating fresh air! A 25 minute drive west of Liverpool across the River Mersey, the Wirral is home to both lush rolling countryside and picturesque sandy beaches complete with classic seaside towns such as West Kirby. Whether you are just looking for a leisurely stroll or perhaps fancy a go at the more extreme water sports on offer, the Wirral has something to keep everyone entertained.