Top things to do

Top Choice Aquarium in Portaferry


Recently reopened after a £2 million remodelling, this excellent aquarium has displays of marine life from Strangford Lough and the Irish Sea as well as tropical fish, otters and a new reptile centre with an African…
Pub in Portaferry

Fiddler's Green

The Fiddler's is a fabulous place for traditional music, with live bands every weekend and impromptu sessions that get the whole bar joining in. The Guinness is pretty good, and you'll find one of the 10 Game of Thr…
Castle in Portaferry

Portaferry Castle

Portaferry's castle is a small 16th-century tower house that, together with the tower house in Strangford, once controlled sea traffic through the Narrows. It's next to the visitor information office.