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$763.83 Multi-day & Extended Tours

5-Day Small-Group Northern Ireland and Atlantic Coast Tour from Dublin

Leave the city lights of Dublin behind and visit three highlights of Northern Ireland – Belfast, the UNESCO-listed Giant’s Causeway and Derry – before exploring the counties dotted along the Republic of Ireland’s west coast: Donegal, Sligo, Mayo and Connemara. Travel by luxury coach with your expert guide, seeing prehistoric ruins, taking walks along beaches and through national parks, and admiring towering mountain ranges.  Your 5-day tour includes overnight stays in Portrush and Donegal as well as two nights in Westport. Choose from a 3-star B&B or hotel; all accommodation options are centrally located, allowing you to explore the towns with ease in between excursions and transfers. All entrance fees, activities and meals are at your own expense.

$437.87 Cultural & Theme Tours

Small Group Giant's Causeway and Game of Thrones From Belfast

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Giant's Causeway, Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern IrelandGIANT’S CAUSEWAY. Stop at the Giant's Causeway (around 1 hour). Explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site with ample time for discovery. Continue to the Giant's Causeway to enjoy around 1 hour exploring the 50,000 interlocking hexagonal stone columns on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. The Causeway consists of 50,000 hexagonal basalt columns formed during a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Ballycastle Harbour, Ballycastle, County Antrim, Northern IrelandDepart Belfast for a Fully Guided Private Tour in your very Own Private Modern VW 6 Seat Minivan with Air Conditioning and Privacy Glass of the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Giant's Causeway, including a visit to Carrick-a-rede rope-bridge as well as a visit to Whitepark Bay, Dunluce Castle and Game of Thrones filming sites including the "Dark Hedges" and the beautiful Ballintoy Harbour. Our first stop will be the beautiful and amazing seaside town of Ballycastle for a comfort break before we head to Carrick-a-rede rope-bridge..Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Ballintoy Harbour, Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern IrelandBallintoy is one of the locations used to film the infamous Game of Thrones television seriesDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Dunluce Castle, Portrush, County Antrim, Northern IrelandDunluce Castle (from Irish: Dún Libhse)[3] is a now-ruined medieval castle in Northern Ireland. It is located on the edge of a basalt outcropping in County Antrim (between Portballintrae and Portrush), and is accessible via a bridge connecting it to the mainland. The castle is surrounded by extremely steep drops on either side, which may have been an important factor to the early Christians and Vikings who were drawn to this place where an early Irish fort once stood.We can stop to look at this beautiful ruined castle and for photo opportunities.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: The Dark Hedges, Ballymoney, County Antrim, Northern IrelandThe Dark Hedges is an avenue of beech trees along Bregagh Road between Armoy and Stranocum in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The trees form an atmospheric tunnel that has been used as a location in HBO's popular television series Game of Thrones, which has resulted in the avenue becoming a tourist attraction.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge, Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern IrelandPrice to cross the bridge is £9 per adult or £4.50 per child.WE DO NOT NEED TO CROSS IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO WE CAN MERELY VISIT THE AREA AND ENJOY THE BEAUTIFUL SCENERY AND THE LOVELY WALK.(WE CAN CUSTOMISE YOUR TOUR TO YOUR OWN PERSONAL CHOICES)Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge was first erected by salmon fishermen in 1755.Trace the line of coast over windswept grasslands and winding rocky paths to Carrick-a-Rede ropebridge. As you cross the bridge, you’ll get a bird’s-eye view of the clear green water and ancient caverns far below – if you dare to look down!Carrick-a-Rede, from the Scottish Gaelic 'Carraig-a-Rade' meaning "The Rock in the Road" - an obstacle for the migrating salmon as they searched for the river in which they were born.Atlantic salmon has been fished at Carrick-a-Rede and Larrybane since 1620. But it was not until 1755 that the first rope bridge between the mainland and Carrick-a-Rede Island was erected to reduce reliance on a boat to reach the island.Duration: 2 hours

$72.98 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Small Group Game of Thrones including Giant's Causeway and Causeway Coast

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Bushmills Distillery, Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern IrelandOLD BUSHMILLS DISTILLERY. The area has a long tradition with distillation. According to one story, as far back as 1276, an early settler called Sir Robert Savage of Ard’s before defeating the Irish in battle, fortified his troops with "a mighty drop of acqua vitae" In 1608, a licence was granted to Sir Thomas Phillips Irish adventurer by King James I to distil whiskey.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Dunluce Castle, Portrush, County Antrim, Northern IrelandDUNLUCE CASTLE. We arrive at one of the most dramatic castle ruins in the world, prepare to be amazed at the way this old castle hangs over the edge of the cliffs. Part of the Dunluce Castle fell into the sea in the 1600's, and some servants died in the tragedy. Since that time, it is believed to be haunted by the unfortunate servants.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Giant's Causeway, Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern IrelandGIANT’S CAUSEWAY. Stop at the Giant's Causeway (around 1 hour). Explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site with ample time for discovery. Continue to the Giant's Causeway to enjoy around 1 hour exploring the 50,000 interlocking hexagonal stone columns on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. The Causeway consists of 50,000 hexagonal basalt columns formed during a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Dunseverick Castle, Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern IrelandDUNSEVERICK CASTLE. Ruins of the original gate lodge are all that remain of this castle, which was destroyed by General Robert Munro in 1642Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Ballintoy Harbour, Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern IrelandBALLINTOY HARBOUR. (The Iron Islands). Ballintoy harbour was the setting for Theon’s return to the Iron Islands as well as some of the areas around Dragonstone. It was here that Theon first met his sister Yara, was baptised in the name of the Drowned God and paid homage to the ship ‘Sea Witch'.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge, Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern IrelandCARRICK-A-REDE ROPE BRIDGE. is situated near the charming village of Ballintoy. Those that wish to cross the bridge can do, Those that do not wish to cross the bridge, can use the time to take an enjoyable coastal walk or visit the charming tea-rooms on the site. Duration: 1 hour

$663.43 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Shore Excursion From Belfast Giant's Causeway Game of Thrones Causeway Coast

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge, Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern IrelandCARRICK-A-REDE ROPE BRIDGE. is situated near the charming village of Ballintoy. Those that wish to cross the bridge can do, Those that do not wish to cross the bridge, can use the time to take an enjoyable coastal walk or visit the charming tea-rooms on the site. Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Giant's Causeway, Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern IrelandGIANT’S CAUSEWAY. Stop at the Giant's Causeway (around 1 hour). Explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site with ample time for discovery. Continue to the Giant's Causeway to enjoy around 1 hour exploring the 50,000 interlocking hexagonal stone columns on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. The Causeway consists of 50,000 hexagonal basalt columns formed during a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Dunluce Castle, Portrush, County Antrim, Northern IrelandDUNLUCE CASTLE. We arrive at one of the most dramatic castle ruins in the world, prepare to be amazed at the way this old castle hangs over the edge of the cliffs. Part of the Dunluce Castle fell into the sea in the 1600's, and some servants died in the tragedy. Since that time, it is believed to be haunted by the unfortunate servants.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Ballintoy Harbour, Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern IrelandBALLINTOY HARBOUR. (The Iron Islands). Ballintoy harbour was the setting for Theon’s return to the Iron Islands as well as some of the areas around Dragonstone. It was here that Theon first met his sister Yara, was baptised in the name of the Drowned God and paid homage to the ship ‘Sea itchDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Dunseverick Castle, Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern IrelandDUNSEVERICK CASTLE. Ruins of the original gate lodge are all that remain of this castle, which was destroyed by General Robert Munro in 1642.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Bushmills Distillery, Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern IrelandOLD BUSHMILLS DISTILLERY. The area has a long tradition with distillation. According to one story, as far back as 1276, an early settler called Sir Robert Savage of Ard’s before defeating the Irish in battle, fortified his troops with "a mighty drop of acqua vitae" In 1608, a licence was granted to Sir Thomas Phillips Irish adventurer by King James I to distil whiskey.Duration: 1 hour

$476.35 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Antrim Glens & Causeway Coast Self-Guided Walking Tour

DAY 1 / CUSHENDALL (Start of 8 Day Tour) Your tour begins in the seaside village of Cushendall, also known as the capital of the glens. This charming village is nestled in between the hills of the Glens and the Sea of Moyle. It is here you will spend your first two nights. Overnight Cushendall DAY 2 / GLENARIFF NATURE RESERVE AND FOREST PARK TO WATERFOOT After breakfast a bus will take you to the entrance of Glenariff Forest Park to begin your walking tour in the park.  The Walking distance that you will travel will depend on which trail that you take in the park; of which we will give you several options; it will vary somewhere between 15 to 18 Km; approximate walking time of 4-5 hrs Overnight Cushendall DAY 3 / ORRA BEG TO BALLYCASTLE You will be transferred to the beginning of your walk at Orra Beg; Walking Distance: 17.6 km, Ascent: 380 m Approximate walking time: 5 hrs Overnight Ballycastle DAY 4 / RATHLIN ISLAND (First Walking Day of the 6 Day Tour Option) We will be giving you the choice of a two walk on the island so distance will depend on which route you take; both very interesting and stunningly beautiful. You will take the 45 minute ferry ride from Ballycastle to Rathlin; cost £12, per person return.  Overnight Ballycastle DAY 5 / BALLYCASTLE TO BALLINTOY (First Walking Day of the 5 Day Tour Option) You will follow quiet country lanes from Ballycastle to Ballintoy your day will end with the opportunity to cross the popular Carrick-o-Reed Rope Bridge  Walking Distance: 14km, Ascent: 110 m, Approximate walking time 4 hrs Overnight Ballintoy DAY 6 / BALLINTOY TO THE GIANT'S CAUSEWAY This is probably one of the best coastal walks in Europe; if not in the world. The day offers you an awe-inspiring array or scenery; flora and fauns; a combination of which you will find hard to beat in a days walk; anywhere. The trail from Ballintoy passes along the golden sandy beach of White Park Bay; past the ruins of Dunseverick Castles and along a clifftop path that takes you around by Benbane Head to the World Heritage Site and Nature Reserve of the Giants Causeway. When you are finished exploring this amazing place your trail continues along Bushfoot Strand to the pictures town of Portballintra for your overnight stay. Distance: 17.6 km/11 miles, Ascent: 100 m/300 ft Approximate walking time: 5 hrsOvernight Portballintrae/Bushmills DAY 7 / GIANT'S CAUSEWAY TO PORTSTEWART On your final days walking you will follow the coastal road to Portrush passing along the way Dunluce Castle, The Burfoot and The White Rocks. Through the town of Portrush for a little relaxing and maybe an Ice-cream before your final leg of the walk Portstewart. Distance: 19 km, Ascent: 80 m, Approximate walking time: 5,5 hrs.Overnight Portstewart or Portrush DAY 8 / DEPARTURE

$53.07 Cultural & Theme Tours

Legenderry Iron Islands, Giant's Causeway & Rope Bridge Adventure

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Visit Derry - Visitor Information Centre, Derry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland08:00 pick-up and depart from Visit Derry Information CentreDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Downhill Beach, Castlerock, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland09:00 Dragonstone beach. Photo stop where Melisandre burned the Seven Gods on Dragonstone.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Dunluce Castle, Portrush, County Antrim, Northern Ireland09:30 Photo stop at the ruins of Dunluce castle perched on a cliff edge.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge, Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern Ireland10:00 Cross the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge and visit Larrybane Quarry, location of Renly's Camp and the Iron Islands Kingsmoot.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Ballintoy Harbour, Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern Ireland14:00 Visit Ballintoy Harbour, location of the Iron Islands in seasons 2 and 6.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Giant's Causeway, Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern Ireland14:00 Visit the Giant's Causeway.Duration: 1 hourStop At: The Dark Hedges, Ballymoney, County Antrim, Northern Ireland15:30 Visit the Dark Hedges avenue of serpentine beech trees along which Arya and Gendry escaped King's Landing.Duration: 25 minutes