tiThere are many guided tours of Liverpool which will give you an overview of the city: some of the best are the City Explorer open-top tour. The Magical Mystery Tour is a must it gives a fascinating insight into The Beatles Liverpool.  The tour runs daily from the Albert Dock and finishes at the world famous Cavern Club. Tickets can be booked online or at the Tourist Information Centre at Albert Dock.

Another option is Liverpool Entente Cordiale Tours, led by a professional, insured Blue Badge Guide, which specializes in tailoring tours for larger groups, either on your own coach or on foot. Sightseeing or Beatles Tours are offered in English or French.

Another amazing attraction is a Beatles Walk this is a 2 hour walk you will see the Cavern Club, Mathew Street, Eleanor Rigby Statue, the site of Brian Epstein`s music store NEMS, The Empire Theatre where the Bealtes made their final appearance in Liverpool, the Fab4`s schools and colleges and the worlds 5th largest cathedral who even turned down Paul McCartney as a Chorister as they said his voice was not strong enough.. everyone booking the walk receives a special free gift as well as free coffee and 15% off food at the amazing Hopskotch restaurant and bar on Mathew St. Walks can be booked at Albert Dock Tourist information office or via Brilliant Liverpool Tours

 Family's, Stags, Hens, Coach and Corporate Groups will find lots of brilliant ideas at Brilliant Liverpool Toursà

Tour Captain Edward John Smiths home, the Titanic Captain.  Look through the eyes of Captain Smith the 'millionaires captain.   It was whilst living here that he was awarded a medal by King Edward VII. Check out  tours of the house and limited edition postcards and gifts. www.Titanic-Tour.com for guided tours in Liverpool.

For many, a visit to Liverpool is the trip of a lifetime and Pool of Life Tours aim to ensure you get the best of out of your stay. If you have two hours or a day they will give you an insight nto The Beatles formative years and take you back to where it all began. You may know all the dates and songs but it's no subsitute for standing at the gates of Strawberry Field or in Paul McCartney's bedroom. English and Spanish available.

One of the best ways to ensure you are using a qualified and insured tour guide is to contact The Liverpool Tour Guide Service. This is an official booking agent for local guides and they can offer guide services for groups or individuals, together with personalised transport if required.

Jackie Spencer has been one of Liverpool's official Beatleguides since 1995 and offers executive private tours at www.beatleguides.com. They are tailor made with itineraries ranging from 2 hours to 2 days. Check out the guest book for her many many great revews.

For a more personal Beatles Tour and expert tour guide experience then consider Beatles-Tours.com,you can book a tour with one of the private tour guides and the whole experience you'll treasure, ask questions and get out at every location along the route to take the all important photo's. Do your homework! Read all the reviews on Tripadvisor of 'real' customer experiences with the company and this should help guide you in the right direction.