Visit Liverpool - Best of Liverpool

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!

Liverpool Travel Tips

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.

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Liverpool Tours for you

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

  • Save 7% The Beatles Story Experience
    The Beatles Story Experience230 Reviews

    Duration: Flexible

    Visit the award-winning Beatles Story Experience in the band's hometown of Liverpool, England. Spread between two sites, the ...

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  • 5-Hour Liverpool Excursion with Cavern Club Visit
    5-Hour Liverpool Excursion with Cavern Club Visit9 Reviews

    Duration: 5 Hrs

    This 5-hour Beatles walking tour showcases Liverpool city centre in the footsteps of the Fab4 and takes you on a public bus r...

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  • Beatles and Sightseeing Walking Tour of Liverpool
    Beatles and Sightseeing Walking Tour of Liverpool11 Reviews

    Duration: 1 Hrs 30 Mins

    Join this superb guided walking tour with a fun Liverpool Tour Guide who is a Beatles expert. There is much more to Liverpool...

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  • Save 8% Mersey River Explorer Cruise from Liverpool
    Mersey River Explorer Cruise from Liverpool1 Reviews

    Duration: Flexible

    Hop aboard the world-famous Mersey River Explorer Cruise and see Liverpool's history-rich sights by water! Choose from a stan...

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Facts and Stats for Liverpool*

  • Pollution Statistics in Liverpool

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

    • Air Pollution 14.77 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 23.08 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 19.23 (Very Low)
  • Liverpool: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Liverpool for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Liverpool.

    • Burglary and Theft 44.17 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.08 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.81 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.83 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 39.58 (Low)
    • Drug offense 66.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.33 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55.83 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 24.58 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.58 (Moderate)
  • Living in Liverpool - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Liverpool is 184.87 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.33 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 90.87 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 24.48 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 46.14 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 60.56 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 89.81 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.71 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 120.38 (Very High)
    • 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Liverpool

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.49 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 82.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.43 USD

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

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