• General Descriptions of the City:

Amid the imposing presence of the Ribble Valley to its north-west and the picturesque Darwen to its south, stands Blackburn- one of the most serene locales of Lancashire, England. The city boasts of some exciting food culture and heritage as its prized asset. The enchanting ambience envelops the city thus making it a desirable place to live. Blackburn boasts of some of the finest textile industry since the early 13th century and happens to be one of the main centres of Industrial Revolution.

  • Best Time to Visit:

The city lies in the northern hemisphere, thus making the Summer Season as the best time to visit it.  Also, you have the luxury to flaunt your prized wardrobe set. Therefore May, June could be the ideal season to plan your itinerary.

  • Highlights of the City:

The city has some exciting food menu to set your palate on fire, traditional heritage stuff worth paying a visit to, and amazing sports culture in its adrenaline rushing. With the handful of vintage textile factory to its credit, this city certainly has a touch of class to it demeanor.

  • Hotspots of the City:

Blackburn boasts of quite a few engrossing places to mesmerize any tourist. Some places that tower above rest are Cathedral, Ewood Park, Queen Victoria’s Statue, And Town Halls.

  • How to reach the City:


Leeds and Liverpool canal run through it’s North Eastern part covering centre to the east of Blackburn Railway Station. Then you have M65 motorway that passes to the south of the city. Other major road links around the city are A666 and A677. The city is endowed with a railway station in West Coast Main Line, that being nearest and Boulevard Bus Station being just outside the railway station. Blackpool International Airport is about 23 miles far to the west of the city, being the sole nearest airport.


: http://www.visitblackburn.co.uk/

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