Hidden Dublin presents a fun and packed Day Tour to Northern Ireland - Visit Unesco site - Giants Causeway, cross the Carrick a rede bridge ( included) if you dare, see the stunning harbour in Balintoy used for Game of Thrones filming and Dunluce Castle- easily recognisable. finally, our hidden gem is a stop off at Antrim Castle.
Ballintoy Spend freetime exploring Balintoy Harbour - Game of Thrones filming location - This stunning location has been used for exterior Pyke shots and as the Iron Islands. Carrick a rede Rope Bridge This incredible rope bridge first erected by Salmon fisherman in 1755 -it links the mainland to the tiny island of Carrickarede. It spans 20 metres and is 30 metres above the rocks below. Entrance fee to cross is included Giants Causeway Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site -The Giants Causeway -this unique geological landscape consists of over 40,000 interlocking basalt columns that were formed over 50 milllion years ago.This magnificent rugged coastal site is a must see - Allow your imagination to step back in time as you cross the stepping stones of volcanic rock travel along stepping stones that lead to either the creative turbulence of a bygone volcanic age or into the mists and legends of the past.It is called The Giants Causeway as because of a legend about the quarrel between two giant's called Finn Mac Cool and Benandonner in Scotland . Dunluce Castle This iconic Medieval ruined Castle perched on rocks was first built in 1500. It is one of the most beautiful Castle ruins in Northern Ireland and a great photo stop opportunity. It was the film location of Pyke Castle - The stronghold of Greyjoy Antrim Castle and Gardens- Finally we visit this hidden castle and gardens and wonderful last stop before heading back to Dublin city