9 quaint market towns within an hour's drive of Manchester perfect for a day trip or staycation

There's so many places to explore just a short drive away.

If you're wanting to get away from the city for a day or two - you really don't have to travel far to find some beautiful spots.

There are some beautiful historic market towns within an hour’s drive of Manchester that have plenty to offer whether you're coming home in time for tea or fancy a couple of nights in a nice hotel.

Here's nine of our favourites for you to check out with friends and family.

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