Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Manchester, England

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
[A1] 42nd Street
[A2] Afflecks
[A3] Barton Arcade
[A4] Beetham Tower (must see)
[A5] Bridgewater Hall
[A6] Church of St Philip & St Stephen
[A7] Contact Theatre
[A8] Cornerhouse
[A9] Cross Street Chapel
[B1] Dancehouse
[B2] Free Trade Hall
[B3] Greater Manchester's Museum of Transport (must see)
[B4] Hanging Bridge
[B5] House of Fraser Manchester
[B6] John Rylands Library (must see)
[B7] Manchester Castle
[B8] Manchester Cathedral (must see)
[B9] Manchester Central
[C1] Manchester Central Library (must see)
[C2] Manchester City Council (must see)
[C3] Manchester City Tower (must see)
[C4] Manchester Civil Justice Centre
[C5] Manchester Evening News Arena (must see)
[C6] Manchester Jewish Museum
[C7] Manchester Metropolitan University Business School
[C8] Manchester Museum (must see)
[C9] Manchester Opera House (must see)
[D1] Manchester Palace Theatre
[D2] Manchester Peter House
[D3] Manchester Royal Eye Hospital
[D4] Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester (must see)
[D5] National Football Museum (must see)
[D6] New Cathedral Street
[D7] New Harvest Church
[D8] People's History Museum (must see)
[D9] Piccadilly Gardens
[E1] Portland Tower
[E2] Royal Exchange Theatre (must see)
[E3] Salford Cathedral
[E4] Selfridges
[E5] St Ann's Church
[E6] Statue of Prince Albert
[E7] Sunlight House
[E8] The Hidden Gem
[E9] The Old Nags Head
[F1] The Ritz
[F2] The Triangle
[F3] The Venue
[F4] Whitworth Art Gallery (must see)
[F5] Whitworth Park
[F6] Whitworth Street

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:

Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates
Choose a Hotel*:

Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
The tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in Step 2.
Starting Point*: Numeric value only.

Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email. You can change the sights and re-arrange the walk route using the app.
Walk Name*: