Liverpool Tourism

The Beatles, the popular Liverpool Football Club, crazy nightlife and a fabulous history- that is exactly what Liverpool has to offer to its visitors and even more to its fans! One of the most visited cities in the U.K, Liverpool is a city in almost every traveler’s itinerary.

The foundation of the city was laid down in 1200s and by the 1500s Liverpool was still in its initial stages of development in England. The original map of Liverpool shows 7 streets laid out in the shape on an ‘H’ which still exist- Castle street, Dale street, Chapel Street, Bank street (Water street), Juglar street (Presently known as High Street), Whiteacre (Presently known as Old Hall) street and Moore street.

19th century made Liverpool a quick developing city flourishing in trade which is showcased in its architecture and buildings while the 20th century ushered in the damage of the Second World War as the city was subjected to air-raids.

However what really put the city in UK on the map was its vibrant art scene. The 1960’s ushered in the phenomenal music of The Beatles which soon became American favorite and still is a popular culture all around the world.

Today, the city which has every aspect of culture, uber cool attractions, classic historic pulse and an urban heartbeat which is a perfect for the tourist looking for a 21st century heaven!

Liverpool thrives on tourism, based more on its contribution to the world- the art, popular music and national museums. The warm hospitality and the locals only add to this experience.

Whether you want to visit the place for the Beatles experience, for its art galleries, for pub-hopping or simply to experience its rich culture and fast-paced life, Liverpool has something to offer on your every visit!

Essential travel information and Liverpool tips for your visit

  • Try to pay Bus fares in coins as bank notes are rarely accepted.
  • The summers are known for thunderstorms or heat-waves, do check the weather forecast before you visit Liverpool and take necessary precautions.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Liverpool

  • Know the pollution level of Liverpool before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 23.28 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 52.38 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 11.9 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 32.14 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.25 (Low)
  • How safe is Liverpool for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Liverpool.

    • Burglary and Theft 46.51 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 38.55 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.48 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.61 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 40.15 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.12 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 39.84 (Low)
    • Drug offense 67.47 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.83 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 51.44 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.35 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.17 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.79 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Liverpool is 177.47 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 90.87 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 28.25 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.4 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 63.45 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 88.5 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.95 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 93.32 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Liverpool

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.18 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 68.04 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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