Over 2 hours and 15 minutes, with the help of expert guides who are conflict historians, this walking tour of Belfast city center will take you on a journey back in time. Discover how the conflict known as the Troubles started, see the locations where the most important events of the period occurred, and learn about the path to reconciliation and eventually peace. You will discover the realities of growing up and living your life in a conflict zone and how it affected everyone who lived here. This is an educational tour that is unbiased and suitable for visitors who want to learn more about this part of Northern Ireland's history. The tour starts each day at 10.30am. Between April and September afternoon tours will also be available from Thursday to Monday inclusive, starting at 2.00pm.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: City Hall, Belfast, Northern IrelandIntroduction to the tour and background information on the history of the TroublesDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Belfast City Centre and Laganside Walk, Belfast, Northern IrelandVisit the locations of some of the most important incidents of the Troubles, discover the stories of the people involved and the effects they had on our historyDuration: 1 hourStop At: Cathedral Quarter, Belfast, Northern IrelandDiscover more about the history of the Troubles and the path to peace while exploring the streets and alleys of the newly regenerated Cathedral Quarter with it's bars and street art.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Belfast City Centre and Laganside Walk, Belfast, Northern IrelandWe end the tour by the banks of the river Lagan, where we will show you how far we have come since the dark days of the conflict, explain how we achieved peace and talk about what the future may hold.Duration: 20 minutes