City Breaks in the UK

NewcastleGateshead Waterfront

NewcastleGateshead Waterfront

Norwich Cathedral

Norwich Cathedral

City breaks in the UK are amongst the world’s best, oozing style and rich in heritage, world class museums and galleries, unique shopping experiences and vibrant nightlife scenes. Whether you’re a family looking for a fun packed UK city packed with free museums and quirky attractions or you’re passionate about the arts and heritage, there’s a UK city break just for you! So much choice and a variety of themed City break UK packages are available, whatever your taste. If you like your city break by the sea choose Regency Brighton on the Sussex coast and for best shopping city breaks in the UK, Birmingham, Sheffield, Bristol, York, Oxford, and shopper’s dream Leeds and York in Yorkshire won’t disappoint.

National Football Museum & Printworks, Manchester

National Football Museum & Printworks, Manchester

Party city breaks with best live music venues and the liveliest of bar and nightclub scenes include Manchester, Glasgow, Cardiff, Liverpool and Newcastle, or if you like your city break laid back and relaxed choose Highlands capital Inverness with its traditional music scene. From world festival capital Edinburgh to urban cool city break Bristol, UK city breaks are a dazzling mix of best arts and culture, world cuisine restaurants, shopping, architecture and spectacular waterfronts. Breathtaking heritage sites, from iconic cathedrals and castles to mighty monuments and ancient city walls.

Albert Dock - City Breaks Liverpool

Albert Dock – City Breaks Liverpool

Cathedral cities like Canterbury, Norwich, Durham, Winchester and Salisbury are brimming with spectacular heritage architecture, themed markets and quirky craft shops, old inns and best restaurants. Many of Britain’s cities sit strategically alongside rivers like Ipswich, Newcastle, York and Bath all of which offer a choice of scenic boat trips with the best views of the city from the water.

Alternatively opt for a coastal city break in one of Britain’s great maritime cities like Bristol, Cardiff, Liverpool, Aberdeen, Plymouth and Hull all with magnificent historic waterfronts and a wealth of maritime themed museums and attractions. Book City Breaks UK online with Iknow!

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.