Tara Lodge Belfast Tours
Our centrally located property is the ideal base for sightseeing. Explore everything from walking tours through to tailored taxi tours and open topped bus tours to sightseeing trips across Northern Ireland. Not sure which tour to take? Ask one of our award-winning team. We would be happy to advise. Since 2007 we have been rated No1. Belfast Hotel on TripAdvisor, testament to our excellent customer service or team delivers time and time again. We’ve created a list of the best tours available for exciting things to do in the city and the widen region of Northern Ireland.
Paddy Campbell’s Black Taxi Tours: Experience a tour of Belfast with your own personal tour guide in a Black Taxi. This highly recommended tour is given by experienced local cab driver/guide with excellent knowledge of local history. You’ll be picked up from Tara Lodge and shown all the sights of Belfast, both old and new.
Experience Belfast: Spend a few hours on this walking tour with your guide Arthur Magee and you’ll get to know the alternative Belfast, a city of poets, punks, thinkers, rouges, dreamer and schemers! Arthur also hosts a one man show ‘There’s more to Belfast than walls’ in the Garrick every Sunday at 8.00pm.
Belfast Bike Tours: See the beauty of Belfast on a bike. With tours along the Lagan River and to the Giant’s Ring in south Belfast this is an unusual way to see Belfast while getting fit at the same time. Bike hire available.
Kingdom of Mournes Tour: Enjoy a guided bus journey around the beautiful Kingdom of Mourne and Saint Patricks Country. This tour will leave you breathless with the spectacular scenery – rolling country hills through Downpatrick, sweeping mountains and the sparkling sea in Newcastle at the foot of Slieve Donard. This is an experience to rival the north coast of Northern Ireland. Available April – Nov (Fri –Mon); private tours available all year round.
Giant’s Causeway Extreme Tour: This guided bus tour allows you the opportunity to see the famous Giant’s Causeway with its new visitors centre, stopping off at the Carrick-a-rede rope bridge along the way. The tour leaves Belfast city centre at 10.15am each day with a 6pm return.
Belfast Photographic Tours: Belfast Photographic Tours aim to help you see the world with new eyes through a camera lens. They will help you create images that will express to others your unique experience in Belfast and Northern Ireland. Think of it as 'tours with tuition!'
Belfast City Hall: Free public tours of City Hall are available Monday to Saturday. Led by an experienced guide, they last around one hour and uncover the history of Belfast City Hall, while exploring some of its finest features.
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