Tours

 Tour Options Wednesday 14th August

  • Each tour is identified by a letter code A to L. 
  • A Full day tour is scheduled to start at 10.00am and half day tours at 1.00pm.
  • Appropriate clothing is identified as Ordinary meaning suitable for outdoors where the weather is a little unpredictable (cool, wet is possible) and walking is mainly on reasonable pathways. 
  • Walking indicates stouter footwear should be worn. 
  • Climbing (F only) indicates that walking boots and extra wind and waterproof clothing should be worn. 
  • Cost (£ sterling) includes transport costs and entrance charge where this is a factor.
  • Packed lunches can be pre-booked but there are catering facilities at A-E

A. SOLD OUT - THIS TOUR IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE Antrim Coast Road/Giants Causeway/Bushmills Whiskey Distillery. Full day. Ordinary outdoor clothing. Coastal scenery, Glens of Antrim, Giants Causeway World Heritage site, distillery tour.  Cost. £25 includes VAT.

http://www.northantrim.com/giantscauseway.htm

http://www.bushmills.com/

 

B.  Marble Arch Cave/Fermanagh. Full day. Walking. Tour of show cave, limestone grassland, karst, woodland, river valley, Fermanagh Lakeland. Cost £20 includes VAT.

http://www.marblearchcavesgeopark.com/

http://enniskillen.com/towns-villages-in-county-fermanagh/enniskillen/

C.  Newgrange/Knowth/Boyne Valley. Full day.  Ordinary outdoor clothing. Tour of Neolithic tombs and other features,BoyneValley. Cost £20 includes VAT.

http://www.newgrange.com/

D. Londonderry-Derrycity/RoeValleyCountryPark. Full day. Walking. Tour of city,RoeValleyCountryParkriverside walks.  Cost £20 includes VAT.

http://www.derryvisitor.com/

http://www.doeni.gov.uk/niea/places_to_visit_home/parks/roe_valley.htm

E.  Strangford Lough/Castleward/Mountstewart. Full day. Walking. Historic gardens and houses, coastal scenery, ferry crossing. Cost £20 includes VAT. (Note: National Trust Members will be reimbursed entrance cost).

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/local-to-you/northern-ireland/

F.  SOLD OUT - THIS TOUR IS NOW SOLD OUT Mourne Mountains/Slieve Donard.  Full day. Climbing. 850m summit of Slieve Donard; rough walking on steep slopes from sea level through wooded glen to open mountainside; 5-6hour hike. Cost £10 includes VAT.

http://www.walkni.com/Walk.aspx?ID=344

G.  Lough Neagh circuit. Full day. Walking. Lough Neagh Discovery Centre, Oxford Island, display and bird watching; Peatlands Park, intact and cutover bog; eel fishery at Toome on the Upper Bann. Cost £15 includes VAT.

http://www.oxfordisland.com/

http://www.doeni.gov.uk/niea/places_to_visit_home/parks/peatlands_park.htm

http://ni_towns.tripod.com/antrim/eel_fishery_toomebridge.html

H.  Peatland Park/The Birches. Half day. Walking.  Intact and cutover bog.  Cost £10 incoudes VAT.

http://www.doeni.gov.uk/niea/places_to_visit_home/parks/peatlands_park.htm

I.    Oxford Island/Lough Neagh. Half day. Walking.  Lough Neagh Discovery Centre, birdwatching. Cost £10 includes VAT.

http://www.oxfordisland.com/

J.  UlsterFolk &TransportMuseum. Half day. Ordinary outdoor clothing. Inside and outside exhibits related to rural and urban social history ofUlsterbased on relocated and restored vernacular buildings and collections. Cost £15 includes VAT.

http://www.nmni.com/uftm

K.  Murlough Nature Reserve/Dundrum Bay. Half day. Walking. Sand dunes and raised beaches, channel and sandy shore with Grey and Common seals, backdrop onMourneMountains.  Cost £10 includes VAT.

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/murlough/

L.   Glens of Antrim, Glenarriff.  Half day. Walking.Antrim Coast Road,Forest Parkwith sea and mountain views, river walk, waterfalls, rare flora.  Cost £10 includes VAT.

http://www.northantrim.com/theglensofantrim.htm

 



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