60 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

60 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

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60 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

Start: Muscat
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Belfast
— 12 nights
2
Ballintoy
— 13 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Derry
— 12 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Enniskillen
— 11 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Armagh
— 9 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
End: Muscat

12
nights
Belfast

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Venture out of the city with trips to Whitehead (Whitehead Conservation Area & Blackhead Path), Kilcoan Gardens (in Islandmagee) and Newcastle (The Granite Trail & Royal County Down Golf Club). On the 3rd (Sun), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Crumlin Road Gaol, head outdoors with Coast Rd, see the interesting displays at Ulster Aviation Society, and admire the masterpieces at Ulster Folk & Transport Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Belfast vacation planner.

Muscat, Oman to Belfast is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 4 hours. In May, Belfast is cooler than Muscat - with highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ballintoy.

Things to do in Belfast

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bangor, Carrickfergus, Newtownards, Newcastle, Strangford
Find places to stay May 2 — 14:
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Crumlin Road Gaol ©
Crumlin Road Gaol
Ulster Museum ©
Ulster Museum
City Hall ©
City Hall

13
nights
Ballintoy

Ballintoy ©
Ballintoy is a small village, townland (of 274 acres) and civil parish in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Ballintoy is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Ballintoy Harbour, explore the activities along White Park Bay, and head outdoors with Antrim Coast Road.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ballintoy itinerary builder .

You can drive from Belfast to Ballintoy in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. You'll set off for Derry on the 27th (Wed).

Things to do in Ballintoy

Outdoors Beaches Nature

Side Trip

Antrim Coast Road
Find places to stay May 14 — 27:
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Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge ©
Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge
Ballintoy Harbour ©
Ballintoy Harbour

12
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.
Explore Derry's surroundings by going to Portrush (Dunluce Castle, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, & more), Bushmills (Giant's Causeway, Bushmills Distillery, & more) and The Dark Hedges (in Ballymoney). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of City Walls, make a trip to Guildhall, get engrossed in the history at Ulster American Folk Park, and take in the views from Peace bridge.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Derry trip planner .

You can drive from Ballintoy to Derry in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May in Derry, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Enniskillen.

Things to do in Derry

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bushmills, Portrush, Limavady, Castlerock, Ulster American Folk Park
Find places to stay May 27 — Jun 8:
Highlights from your plan
Giant's Causeway ©
Giant's Causeway
Causeway Coastal Route ©
Causeway Coastal Route
City Walls ©
City Walls

11
nights
Enniskillen

Enniskillen ©
Enniskillen is a town and civil parish in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. Venture out of the city with trips to National Trust - Crom (in Newtownbutler), Lough Navar Forest Viewpoint (in Derrygonnelly) and Knockmany Forest (in Augher). There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Abingdon Collection, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cladagh Glen Walk, head outdoors with Magho Cliffs, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Boatyard Distillery.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Enniskillen vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Derry to Enniskillen takes 1.5 hours. In June in Enniskillen, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Armagh.

Things to do in Enniskillen

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Omagh, Irvinestown, Belcoo, Lisnaskea, Castle Archdale Country Park
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 19:
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The Abingdon Collection ©
The Abingdon Collection
Marble Arch Caves ©
Marble Arch Caves
National Trust - Florence Court ©
National Trust - Florence Court

9
nights
Armagh

Armagh ©
Armagh is the county town of County Armagh in Northern Ireland, as well as a civil parish. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Armagh: Kilkeel (Silent Valley Mountain Park & Seascope Hatchery), Newry (Slieve Gullion Forest Park, Mary Catherine's Cottage, & more) and Newcastle (Tollymore Forest Park & Silent Valley and Ben Crom Reservoirs). The adventure continues: get your game on at The Jungle NI, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral (Roman Catholic), take in the dramatic natural features at Ring of Gullion, and delve into the lush surroundings at Clare Glen Woodland.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Armagh online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Enniskillen to Armagh in 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Armagh when traveling from Enniskillen in June, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Armagh

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Newry, Dungannon, Newcastle, Loughgall, Rostrevor
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Tollymore Forest Park ©
Tollymore Forest Park
The Jungle NI ©
The Jungle NI

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