The ultimate Derry experience

Cultural & Theme Tours in Northern Ireland
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Join me on the Ultimate Derry experience where we will show you the best of Derry!On this incredible experience we will walk the Walls of Derry that have been standing fully intact for 400 years, and learn about not one but 3 sieges that this city held off!We will walk in the Bogside where we will see the world famous Political Murals, and hear about the events that took place in the area since 1969.We will walk to the craft village where we will be greeted with a glass of Irish coffee! :) Here we'll discover the history and art of creating the world famous Irish Coffee in a traditional Irish cottage while being entertained with traditional Irish music.Get the chance to create your very own Irish Coffee with a master class.Visit the multi award winning Walled City Brewery to begin a Beer Masterclass and have an interactive experience where you can relax, sit back and let our talented brewers tell you the 9000 year story of brewing through 10 house beers.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Culturlann Ui Chanain, Derry, County Londonderry, Northern IrelandWalk with me along the ONLY walled city in Ireland, visit our neighbourhoods, see one of the finest collections of cannons in the world, listen to our local tales about the LONGEST city siege in Irish History, hear about why Derry is referred to as the Crucible of the Troubles and much much more.On this tour you will learn about the foundation of Doire (Derry) dating back to the time of columcille in 546AD, ) Derry played a significant role throughout the years of mass Immigration from Ireland, particularly during the Famine (An Gorta Mór). Derry's walls date back to 1618, while walking on these walls you will learn of the Siege of Derry (1688-1689) and also you will be able to view the beautiful St Columbs Cathedral.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: The Craft Village, Derry, County Londonderry, Northern IrelandIrish Coffee Connoisseur demonstration and tasting Discover the history and art of creating the world famous Irish Coffee in various locations across our beautiful City including a traditional Irish cottage.Get the chance to create your very own Irish Coffee with a master class..Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Walled City Brewery"Due to popular demand the multi-award winning Walled City Brewery have finally launched their "Beer Masterclass"!The Beer Masterclass is a 1.5 hour interactive experience where you can relax, sit back and let our talented brewers tell you the 9000 year story of brewing through 10 house beers, plus we match the beers to artisanal, local snacks. An authentic taste of Legenderry!The Walled City Brewery is the first brewery in the Derry-Londonderry for over 100 years, and is housed in the historic Ebrington Barracks at the end of the Peace Bridge. They recently won the acclaimed “Best Gastropub in Ireland” and “Most Atmospheric Restaurant in Ireland” in 2017 & 2018. "Duration: 3 hours

What's included

  • Entry/Admission - Culturlann Ui Chanain
  • Entry/Admission - The Craft Village
  • Entry/Admission - Walled City Brewery

What's not included

  • lunch