33 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

33 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

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33 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

Start: Miami
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Armagh
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Newcastle
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Bangor
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Ballycastle
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Derry
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Enniskillen
— 7 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Miami

4
nights
Armagh

Armagh ©
Armagh is the county town of County Armagh in Northern Ireland, as well as a civil parish. You'll discover tucked-away gems like St. Patrick's Cathedral (Roman Catholic) and Ulster Aviation Society. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ring of Gullion and Basil Sheils. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Armagh: Annaghmare Court Tomb (in Crossmaglen), Hill of The O'Neill & Ranfurly House Arts and Visitor Centre (in Dungannon) and Newry (Buttercrane Shopping Centre & Craigmore Viaduct). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Navan Centre & Fort, contemplate the long history of Springhill House, step into the grandiose world of Hillsborough Castle, and get engrossed in the history at Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Armagh itinerary planner.

Miami, USA to Armagh is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Miami in May; daily highs in Armagh reach 59°F and lows reach 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can go by car to Newcastle.

Things to do in Armagh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Lisburn, Dungannon, Newry, Crossmaglen, Loughbrickland Walk (Whyte's Estate)
Find places to stay May 23 — 27:
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Ring of Gullion ©
Ring of Gullion
Ulster Aviation Society ©
Ulster Aviation Society

5
nights
Newcastle

Newcastle ©
Let the collections at Good Craic Gifts and Souvenirs and The Saint Patrick Centre capture your imagination. Get a sense of the local culture at Down County Museum and Downpatrick & County Down Railway. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newcastle: Killard National Nature Reserve (in Strangford) and Downpatrick (Down Cathedral, Down Arts Centre, & more).

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Newcastle trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Armagh to Newcastle in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in May, and nighttime lows around 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bangor.

Things to do in Newcastle

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Downpatrick, Good Craic Gifts and Souvenirs, Killard National Nature Reserve, Mary Catherine's Cottage
Find places to stay May 27 — Jun 1:
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Tollymore National Outdoor Centre ©
Tollymore National Outdoor Centre
Inch Abbey ©
Inch Abbey
Down County Museum ©
Down County Museum

5
nights
Bangor

Bangor ©
Bangor is a large town in County Down, Northern Ireland. Popular historic sites such as Scrabo Tower and Marine Gardens Coastal Walk are in your itinerary. Shop till you drop at Harron Framing & Designs and Larne Museum & Arts Centre. Change things up with these side-trips from Bangor: Larne (Tommy Workman Gallery & Gleno Waterfall), Ballygally Beach (in Ballygally) and Ballywalter Beach (in Ballywalter). Next up on the itinerary: deepen your understanding at WWT Castle Espie, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, browse the exhibits of Grey Point Fort, and stop by The Golf Spot.

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Drive from Newcastle to Bangor in 1.5 hours. June in Bangor sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Ballycastle.

Things to do in Bangor

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Whitehead, Larne, Carrickfergus, Newtownards, WWT Castle Espie
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 6:
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Grey Point Fort ©
Grey Point Fort
Scrabo Tower ©
Scrabo Tower
WWT Castle Espie ©
WWT Castle Espie

3
nights
Ballycastle

Ballycastle ©
Your inner history buff will appreciate Kinbane Castle and Bonamargie Friary. You'll get in some beach time at Ballycastle Beach and White Park Bay. Change things up with these side-trips from Ballycastle: Rathlin Island (Rathlin Island & RSPB Rathlin West Light Seabird Centre) and Steensons Jewelers (in Glenarm).

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ballycastle holiday website .

Traveling by car from Bangor to Ballycastle takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Derry.

Things to do in Ballycastle

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Rathlin Island, Glenariff Forest Park, White Park Bay, Steensons Jewelers
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 9:
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Ballycastle Beach ©
Ballycastle Beach
Kinbane Castle ©
Kinbane Castle

7
nights
Derry

Derry ©
Ancient yet modern, Derry has a photogenic location on the River Foyle and features a series of historic defensive walls that are the most complete in Ireland.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Tower Museum and St. Columb's Cathedral. We've included these beaches for you: Portrush East Strand and Downhill Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Derry side-trips: Gracehill Moravian Church (in Ballymena), Bushmills (Bushmills Distillery, Causeway Coastal Route, & more) and Portrush (Portrush West Strand, Dunluce Castle, & more). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mussenden Temple, admire the landmark architecture of St. Eugene's Cathedral, tour the pleasant surroundings at Castlerock Beach, and get into the urban bustle at Millennium Forum.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Derry driving holiday site .

You can drive from Ballycastle to Derry in 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Enniskillen.

Things to do in Derry

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Portrush, Castlerock, Bushmills, Ballymena, Portstewart Strand - National Trust
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 16:
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Portrush East Strand ©
Portrush East Strand
Castlerock Beach ©
Castlerock Beach
Mussenden Temple ©
Mussenden Temple

7
nights
Enniskillen

Enniskillen ©
Enniskillen is a town and civil parish in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. Take a break from the city and head to National Trust - Crom and Devenish Island. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to National Trust - Castle Coole and The Abingdon Collection. Go for a jaunt from Enniskillen to Boa Island to see Caldragh cemetery about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Enniskillen Castle, stroll through Cuilcagh Mountain Park, head outdoors with Magho Cliffs, and look for gifts at Shuphoric Shoes & Accessories.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Enniskillen day trip site .

Traveling by car from Derry to Enniskillen takes 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Enniskillen are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Enniskillen

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Irvinestown, National Trust - Crom, The Abingdon Collection, Caldragh cemetery, Cladagh Glen Walk
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 23:
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Enniskillen Castle ©
Enniskillen Castle
The Abingdon Collection ©
The Abingdon Collection
National Trust - Crom ©
National Trust - Crom

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