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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Northern Ireland

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Historical Places in Northern Ireland

Dunluce Castle , Portrush
Experience medieval history on the cliffs of the Antrim coast at Dunluce Castle. Dating as far back as the 13th century, the now-ruined castl
Tours from $32
City Walls , Derry
Walk atop Derry's City Walls, the only completely intact ones in Ireland. They date back to the 17th century, and today give you an unobstruc
Tours from $30
Crumlin Road Gaol , Belfast
The only Victorian-era prison in Northern Ireland, Crumlin Road Gaol held its last prisoner in 1996. The first 106 inmates were forced to wal
Tours from $22
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Duration: 13 hours 30 minutes
Depart Dublin travel by luxury coach to Belfast for a black cab tour, followed by a trip to the Giant’s Causeway and Dunluce Castle. From the comfort of your black cab, tour Northern Ireland's capital,see the landmark sites including the Belfast Docks,the Falls and Shankill neighborhoods.Stopping at various locations sign the Peace Wall, learn of Belfast’s tragic political history. 2 hour visit.After departing Belfast we travel through the county of Antrim onto the spectacular Antrim Coastal route. Our next stop is the world famous Dun Luce Castle. Admission is included with a visiting time of 45 minutes. We then continue to the Giants Barn Restaurant - Bushmills, a wonderful location with a variety of dishes affordably priced 45 minutes.After finishing lunch we proceed just down the coastal road to the Giant’s Causeway. Explore its dramatic cliffs and rock formations visiting time 2 hours.Head for home, 3 hours and 30 minutes, lots of fun on the way with a designated rest stop.
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Mount Stewart , Newtownards
Listed for potential nomination as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Mount Stewart offers 2,500 items of Vane-Tempest-Stewart family memorabilia.
Tours from $500
Carrickfergus Castle , Carrickfergus
Carrickfergus Castle (from the Irish Carraig Ḟergus or "cairn of Fergus", the name "Fergus" meaning "strong man") is a Norman castle in North
Tours from $32

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