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Shankill Road, Belfast

Categories: Historic Sites, Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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3.9/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web
Lined with numerous shops, Shankill Road runs through west Belfast. The area is best known for the violence that occurred there during "the troubles" in the 1960s and 1970s. Local buses bring visitors from the center of Belfast to the famous street. Enjoy the shops and a pint with the locals. Make Shankill Road a centerpiece of your Belfast vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Belfast tour planner.
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  • The writings and pictures on the walls tell of the history and troubles times as well as the taste it has left. Each time we visited here on our tour and hop on hop off bus we felt a tension in the ai...  read more »
  • Any visit to Belfast would be incomplete without a visit to the Shankill Road. Indeed a visit to The Falls Road would be complementary to Shankill Road. Strangely I found that all the people I saw and...  read more »
  • I visited him for his murals, but to walk it is much beating, I recommend better to make the visit with a Tour of the Taxis, although I not it did because only speak Irish...
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