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Saint Patrick Tour from Belfast

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Scrabo Tower, Newtownards, County Down, Northern IrelandScrabo Tower is a 135 feet high 19th-century lookout tower or folly that stands on Scrabo Hill near Newtownards in County Down, Northern Ireland. It provides wide views and is a landmark that can be seen from afar. We will climb up and admire the splendid views!Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Portaferry CastleDrive down the beautiful Ards Peninsula along the shores of Strangford Lough and get the car ferry across to the village of Strangford.Clients Pay for Ferry Crossing.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Strangford Lough, Strangford, County Down, Northern IrelandArea of Outstanding Natural Beauty, amazing scenery and wildlife abound.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: The Saint Patrick Centre, Downpatrick, County Down, Northern IrelandLearn all about St PatrickDuration: 1 hourStop At: Down CathedralVisit Saint Patricks Grave and get your own private tour of Down CathedralDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Slieve Patrick Statue, Downpatrick, County Down, Northern Irelandwe will climb a mountain! Amazing views from the top!Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Saul Church, Downpatrick, County Down, Northern IrelandIrelands first Christian church, beautifulDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Inch Abbey, Downpatrick, County Down, Northern IrelandVisit Inch Abbey is a large, ruined monastic site 0.75 miles north-west of Downpatrick, County Down, Northern Ireland, on the north bank of the River Quoile in a hollow between two drumlins and featuring early Gothic architecture. The site is mostly in State Care and is at grid ref: J477455, off the main road to BelfastDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Struell Wells, Downpatrick, County Down, Northern IrelandVisit to the HOLY HEALING WELLS. Well and Men's bath house, Struell Wells, October 2009Struell Wells (Irish: Toibreacha an tSruthail; Ulster-Scots: Struell Waals)[1] are a set of four holy wells in the townland of Struell, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) east of Downpatrick, County Down, Northern Ireland (grid ref: J513442).[2] The wells date from before the time of Saint Patrick, and even today are used for people seeking cures. On Mid-Summer Eve (St John's Eve) and the Friday before Lammas, hundreds of pilgrims used to visit Struell.[3] The earliest written reference to the wells is in 1306, but none of the surviving buildings is earlier than about 1600. Pilgrimages to the site are well documented from the 16th century to the 19th centuryDuration: 30 minutes

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