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Awaken your Giant Spirit

  1. Step into Seamus Heaney HomePlace, and discover the world-renowned poet in his beloved hometown. Journey through the life and works of this literary giant, greatly valued locally for his decency and humility, and experience the place, the people and the landscape that so inspired his work.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  2. Belfast is a place where street art has flourished & artists from around the world have come to paint. Devised and led by the local artists this is a two hour, gently paced guide to the ever changing face of street art in the Cathedral Quarter.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  3. The Only Northern Ireland Tourist Board 5 Star Tour in the City. Tours operate all year round at 10am,12noon,2pm and 4pm. Only £4 per person. Tour includes Free Tea or Coffee and includes St Columbs Cathedral. Step on guides available. Winner of numerous awards including NITB Tourism Hero Award.
  4. Caroline is passionate about Northern Irish food and about Belfast. She wants visitors to understand more about both. Her tours take you down quiet streets and into hidden corners – as Caroline puts it, “off the eaten track of Belfast city” - to meet inventive locals making world-beating products.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  5. It’s very early in the morning when the skipper welcomes you aboard the boat for a fishing trip into the Atlantic Ocean. The bleary-eyed start is well worth it. There is a sense of freedom and escape when leaving the quaint little harbour of Portstewart, breathing in the salty air, listening to the sea birds and taking in the fantastic view of the stunning coastline of the Causeway Coastal Route. You will also see first hand the sea passage our very first settlers to the island of Ireland took tens of thousands of years ago & learn about our unique food heritage from the River Bann.
  6. Titanic Belfast features nine interactive galleries that explore the sights, sounds, smells and stories of Titanic, as well as the City and people which made her - an unmissable experience which brings history to life in an unforgettable way!
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
  7. When you’re out on the North Coast on a horse, there’s the exuberance and exhilaration of doing what you want to do. The sea wind puts a curl in your hair, and you have power below you. You become one with the animal. When he steps into motion and into flight, you’re travelling together.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  8. A mystical and enchanting estate, set in magnificent natural surroundings. Visitor experience includes access to the estate's beautiful gardens; historic walks and trails and an exciting play area where children can engage, explore and learn.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  9. Boatyard Distillery offers an intimate tour and taste experience. Visitors will have the opportunity to see how Boatyard spirits are made, sample our products and take a 70cl bottle of our Boatyard Double Gin home.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  10. Stand Up Paddle Boards come to Derry-Londonderry with the City Paddle Boards tour. It is a perfect way to experience the historic city from a completely relaxing perspective.
  11. On the 31st March 1996 Crumlin Road Gaol slammed shut its doors for what many thought would be the final time, but, on the 19th November 2012 the chains fell off and HMP Belfast was reborn as one of Belfast's most popular visitor attractions.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  12. Follow in the footsteps of giants at Northern Ireland's iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site. The basalt columns of the Causeway landscape were left by volcanic eruptions 60 million years ago.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  13. Wee Buns offers a range of cooking and baking classes in a small purpose built kitchen for adults and children. Our classes focus on using the best quality ingredients, making the most of local and seasonal produce.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  14. The Copeland Distillery Tour will take you on a journey through the decades of events that led us to the creation of our spirits.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  15. Armagh Planetarium is quite simply “out of this world”. Watch an amazing Digital Dome Theatre show where you can relax and experience our planet and beyond. Touch a real meteorite and discover more about the Cosmos in our exhibition area.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
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Awaken your Giant Spirit

  1. “My kitchen may not be the tidiest or the fanciest,” Tracey says of her home on the shores of Strangford Lough in County Down. “But it is certainly lived in and loved.” Everything here in Tracey’s farmhouse, from homemade buttermilk soda bannock (bread) to hearty wheaten bread, is made with love.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  2. Belleek Pottery Visitor Centre
    On a tour of Ireland’s oldest working pottery, the phrase ‘look but don’t touch’ doesn’t always apply. Each piece of Belleek Pottery passes through 16 different artisans’ hands, and yours are set to become the 17th pair, as the highly skilled staff guide you through every step of their process.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  3. The Mourne Mountains offer a tranquil spot to pause and reflect. It’s little wonder that these summits and valleys have been immortalised in verse and song. But it wasn’t always so. Once upon a time, this famous range was a hive of activity for stone masons, soldiers, and even smugglers.
  4. Experience the adventure that takes you from the thatched cottages of Ulster, on board a full scale emigrant sailing ship, to the log cabins of the American Frontier.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  5. To understand Northern Ireland, Hillsborough Castle is a good place to start. This is the Queen’s official Northern Ireland residence, and the site of some of the region’s biggest discussions and decisions; past, present and future. At Hillsborough, you are experiencing history in the making.
    1. 1 Apr 202030 Oct 2020
    2. 31 Oct 202031 Mar 2021
  6. Mount Stewart is a stunning estate in the beautiful scenic area of Strangford Lough. The Formal Gardens are ranked as one of the top ten in the world and the within the house there are collections of national and international significance.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  7. The Marble Arch Caves pay homage to the fascinating secrets of a world of subterranean rivers, winding passages, lofty chambers and an array of delicate cave formations.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  8. Belfast Zoological Gardens is located in North Belfast on the slopes of Cave Hill. This unique location provides unrivalled views across Belfast Lough. The 55 acre site is home to more than 130 species.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  9. Come face to face with dinosaurs, meet an Ancient Egyptian Mummy and see modern masterpieces. As Northern Ireland’s treasure house of the past and present, the Ulster Museum is home to a rich collection of art, history and natural sciences.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  10. Foylehov Activity Centre is the only Hovercrafting Centre in Northern Ireland as well as home to the only Powerturn Off Road Buggies in Northern Ireland.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  11. Let’s Go Hydro is an exciting new Water Sports and Alternative Accommodation Resort at Knockbracken Reservoir, a former Industrial Heritage site.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  12. Streamvale Open Farm
    Streamvale farm is nestled in the rolling hills on the edge of Belfast. The family farm has lots to offer including baby animal cuddling, lots of fantastic play areas and many live shows and demonstrations for all the family to enjoy.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  13. Walled City Brewery
    The Walled City Brewery craft uniquely local, premium quality, fabulously flavoursome food and beer in their multi-award winning brewhouse and restaurant. If you truly want a flavour of the North-West it is a must-visit for any visitor to the historic city of Derry~Londonderry.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  14. Todds Leap
    Todds Leap is a Multi Award Winning Activity Centre based in Ballygawley, County Tyrone.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  15. Step back in time and uncover a way of life from 100 years ago. Explore thatched cottages, farms, schools and shops as you wander through the beautiful parkland of the Ulster Folk Museum.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  16. You’ll find majestic locomotives, horse-drawn carriages, vintage motorbikes, and cars at the Ulster Transport Museum, along with exhibits of historical materials including photographs of the Titanic.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
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