Keep the kids entertained this summer!
Looking for things to do with the kids this summer?
While there are plenty of things to do in Liverpool and surrounding areas, our pickups in Liverpool City Centre and surrounding areas make it easy to go further afield for a fun day out! Selwyns Day Trips pickup in Liverpool, Wirral, Halton and Warrington, and have a fantastic range of trips to keep the young (and young at heart!) entertained throughout the summer.
Planning your own day trip? Contact us for a coach hire quote – we can even sort out admission tickets for you!
Get a quote online or give us a call on Runcorn: 01928 529 036 or Manchester: 0161 223 3103 to speak to a member of our friendly sales team.
Check out our day trips
Flamingo Land Coach Trips From Liverpool
This resort in Yorkshire combines theme park and zoo into one! The park’s latest coaster, Hero, is an essential white-knuckle experience. Hold on tight as you experience zero gravity climbing the corkscrew and plummeting through turns, drops and inversions. Thrill rides not your thing? There is a whole host of rides for the little ones. Go up, up and away with Helitoys – pick a helicopter and take the controls flying left, right and spinning around. If the kids want to take a grown-up along for the ride, then that’s fine! Fancy keeping your feet firmly on the ground? Take in the swashbuckling spectacle of Pirates of Zanzibar, a live show featuring fight scenes and other breathtaking acts.
All the action is bound to leave tummies rumbling. The Muddy Duck Café brews some perfect blends for coffee addicts, as well as tea, steaming hot chocolate and chilled fruit juice. Meanwhile, The Mansion House & Tea Rooms offer a mouthwatering menu, all set in a beautiful Georgian family home.
Drayton Manor Coach Trips From Liverpool
Drayton Manor, in Staffordshire, is home to Thomas Land, crammed full of activities and attraction for the children, including Captain’s Sea Adventure, Jeremy Jet’s Flying Academy and Troublesome Trucks Runaway Coaster. For the thrillseekers, check out Apocalypse, the first stand-up drop tower ride in the world. Once voted Britains Scariest Ride it leaves you free falling 54 metres in just 4 seconds at speeds of 50 miles per hour! Looking for scares as well as thrills? Stick together as you journey through The Haunting – full of ghostly apparitions and petrifying noises…a thrilling and chilling experience you won’t be forgetting in a hurry!
Need a safe break? Check out Drayton Manor Zoo – home to over 100 animals from all over the world, including tigers, meerkats and lemurs, as well as a host of birds and creepy crawlies! The wildlife along with the rainforest themed Safari Pizza and Pasta will make you feel like you are really in the jungle! Or for something a little less wild, enjoy hot and cold snacks and a cuppa at The Tea Shop.
Blackpool Pleasure Beach Coach Trip From Liverpool
Blackpool’s reputation precedes it, and it’s not hard to see why. Blackpool Pleasure Beach boasts the UK tallest & fastest rollercoaster. At a stomach churning 253ft high and with speeds up to 87mph, are you ready to ride The Big One?
It’s not all speed and loops. Pleasure Beach has plenty of family friendly rides. Why not check out Wallace and Gromit’s Thrill-O-Matic? Hop inside Wallace’s slippers for stunning scenery and fantastic special effect, taking us through everyone favourite adventures, from A Grand Day Out to tackling The Curse of the Were-Rabbit.
Looking for rides for the little ones? Nestled within Nickelodeon Land is The Backyardigans Pirate Treasure – sail your ship around the pile of glittering jewels and gold. Arr me hearties!
Alton Towers Coach Trip From Liverpool
Alton Towers is home to CBeebies Land, perfect for children! Why not join Captain Barnacles and crew as the Octonauts come to Alton Towers in Octonauts Rollercoaster Adventure! You can also join the Go Jetters on the Vroomster Zoom Ride.
For the thrillseekers, Alton Towers has entered the realm of cutting-edge Virtual Reality with their iconic new rollercoaster Galactica. Blast through another dimension, experiencing the wonders of the universe as a space tourist! The nearby Rollercoaster Restaurant is a truly unique experience. Watch your food soar over your head, going loop-the-loop before spiralling down to your table. Dinner has never been this exciting!
Chester Zoo Coach Trip From Liverpool
Chester Zoo offers a fun and stimulating day out for the whole family. Come and see over 15,000 of the world’s most exotic and endangered animals.
Be sure to visit Island’s – an ambitious project recreating the amazing tropical environments of South East Asia for your own explorations. Explore island habitats and find some of the world’s most amazing wildlife – carnivorous plants, prehistoric birds and the impressive Sunda gharial crocodile…
Kids will love the new Madagascar Play! space – here they can climb like a lemur in the Lost Forest, crawl across the scramble nets like an aye-aye and play on the sandy beach like a ploughshare tortoise! Bonus points for animal impressions!
Cadbury World Coach Trip From Liverpool
Join us for a truly scrumptious day trip to Cadbury World! On this delicious day out you will discover the history, the making and the magic of Cadbury confectionery through a variety of chocolatey zones.
You’ll see the Cadbury World Demonstration staff showing off their chocolate making skills, and find out how your favourite Cadbury brands are made, including Creme Egg, Buttons and Roses, with interactive video stations.
Blackpool Sea Life Coach Trip From Liverpool
Join us for a trip to Blackpool Sea Life Centre, which showcases more than 50 dazzling displays and plays host to more than 1,000 spectacular aquatic creatures. With an array of tropical sharks, colourful reef fish, turtles and sea horses – Sea Life Blackpool is the perfect way to experience the wonders of underwater life without getting wet!
Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival Coach Trip From Liverpool
Join us for a trip to the annual Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival. Scarecrows first came to Kettlewell in 1994 – the enthusiastic response of visitors and residents led to over 100 scarecrows appearing year after year.
Visitors are encouraged to explore by walking the “Scarecrow Trail”. Solve the riddles of the themed trail to find the mystery word with prizes to be won every day! Many scarecrows can be found, often in some of the more unusual and unexpected nooks and crannies of this idyllic location…
Warwick Castle Coach Trip From Liverpool
The castle was created as a fortification in AD 914 – now it still stands packed with action for visitors from far and wide. Warwick Castle is packed with things to do, inside and out: – explore the battlements, towers, turrets and awesome interiors of the Great Hall.
City of York Coach Trip From Liverpool
York is one of the most intriguing cities in England. A city layered with history, beauty and variety. Superbly preserved, York has witnessed more than 2000 years of vibrant history.
Attractions are thick underfoot in this historic city, so you’ll never be short of things to do in York! Step back in time at Jorvik Viking Centre, satisfy your sweet tooth at York’s Chocolate Story, or explore hidden gems in the winding streets of the Shambles…