Game of Thrones and Giants Causeway from Belfast

Tours & Sightseeing in Northern Ireland

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This is fully guided all day tour taking in the best of the Game of Thrones filming locations on the beautiful North Antrim coast entwining the history and mythology of the area into the tour itself to make it as interesting for the casual viewer and superfan alike.This areas connection to the series is incredible; history, religion, mythology, mysticism and politics are just some of the many direct links that are covered on the tour.Take in the stunning scenery featured as the backdrop in HBO’s Game of Thrones series when you join us for a day visiting the main filming locations in Northern Ireland featured in this phenomenal series including a stop at the world famous Dark Hedges.Although there was no filming at The Giants Causeway as a special bonus we will make a short stop to show you the only UNESCO World Heritage Site in Northern Ireland. INCLUDES ADMISSION TO THE GIANT'S CAUSEWAY VISITORS CENTRE
Join us on our Game of Thrones film locations tour where we will show you not only where the series was filmed in Northern Ireland but also the magnificent scenery hidden within our country.First of all you will make your way to a little fishing village on the coast road called Carnlough. The harbor at Carnlough was featured in season six. No-one goes swimming in the harbor today, but later, one girl just might…From here you make your way to Cushendun Caves. Although this is a stunning location, it is what happened within these caves that so many fans were taken by surprise. The Shadow which is very similar to the Banshee is this area appeared here.You will then arrive at the Giant’s Causeway which was not one of the filming locations but nevertheless, this fascinating structure is a must see sight during your time in Northern Ireland.After here you will make your way to one of the oldest castles built in Northern Ireland. The ruins of Dunluce Castle which has been the inspiration for so many local fantasy writers.We will then bring you in-land and over to the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge which appears in season six and is a major part to one characters storyline. If you wish to cross the bridge there will be a requirement.Before we make our way back to Belfast we continue travelling in-land even more, we make our way to the stunning and mystical Dark Hedges where you will get the chance to use some props and imagine that you are disguising yourself to avoid being captured for the Brotherhood! As well as giving a sneak insight into how and where the Game of Thrones scenes were filmed, your guide will also focus on how the series is linked with the history, religion, mythology and mysticism of the areas.Although Game of Thrones did not do any filming at the Giant’s Causeway site, as a special bonus we will make a short stop here giving you the chance to experience the only UNESCO World Heritage Site in Northern Ireland.**We are the only tour company operating from Belfast to include admission to the Giant's Causeway Visitors Centre.

What’s included

  • Admission to Giant's Causeway Visitors Centre
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup from Selected city centre hotels (Must be confirmed by calling +44 (0)2890 310101. 8am-7pm GMT)
  • Complimentary bottle of water for day tour on check in

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Lunch
  • Hotel drop-off

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Choice of seating available
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Led by a local guide
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
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