Away a Wee Walk - Giant's Causeway

Away a Wee Walk - Giant's Causeway

Day tours and walking holidays along the Giant's Causeway Coast, the Glens of Antrim, Belfast Hills and Mourne Mountains.

Description

Walk the stunning Giant's Causeway Cliff Path. A spectacular day tour
from Belfast, focused around a 5 mile walk (2 hours 15 minutes) along a
dramatic, undulating, mainly grass cliff path, with breathtaking views
of a rugged coastline in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The path
culminates at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the world famous
Giant's Causeway. This professionally guided, full commentary tour
promises to be one of the most memorable experiences of your visit to
Northern Ireland.

Departures daily, all year round - book early
to avoid disappointment but no later than 8pm the day before you intend
to do the tour.

Your Guide
All guides are
local and have many years of experience leading groups in stunning
walking locations in Ireland. Away A Wee Walk is a World Host service
provider. 

What to Bring
Comfortable shoes essential
and a waterproof coat advisable. A general level of health and fitness
is sufficient to complete this short walk. The walk is designed for
first time visitors with ample time for photo stops. Walkers are also
advised to carry some water and to bring a picnic. 

Day Tour Includes:

  • The first part of the day - join the market leader in luxury coach tours to the Causeway coast.
  • Photo stop at Carrickfergus Castle
  • Guided stunning causeway coast drive
  • A visit to the Carrick‐A‐Rede rope bridge.
  • A
    fully guided cliff path walk with no more than 14 people to the main
    site of the Giant's causeway - a unique and much quieter way to
    experience this coastline.
  • Return transport to Central Belfast
  • Tour lasts from around 9am - 7pm Belfast - Belfast

Atlantic Coast Drive
Your
day commences with ‘one of the world’s great road journeys’ as you
drive along one of the most outstanding scenic drives in the world! The
road hugs the coastline from Larne to Cushendall and takes in beautiful
towns and villages, encompassing the stunning Glens of Antrim.

Carrick‐A‐Rede
First
stop is a visit to the Carrick‐A‐Rede rope bridge, a one‐time bridge
used by fishermen to access an out crop in order to check their salmon
fishing nets, the rope bridge is now available all year round for anyone
wishing to walk on a moving bridge some 30 metres above the sea!

Cliff Walk to the Giant’s Causeway
Continuing
to the tiny village of Dunseverick to commence a breathtaking cliff
path walk to the Giant’s Causeway site. Paced to allow visitors to take
in the endless photo opportunities, meander along a mainly grass path
for just over two hours. The terrain is suitable for all walkers of
average fitness - (you do not need to be a regular walker or super fit -
but you must have the ability to walk for 5 miles). Comfortable walking
shoes, layered clothing, and waterproof jacket are recommended for all
seasons ‐ sunhat and sunglasses for the fortunate few! The views are
simply spectacular throughout.

Day Tour Excludes:
Optional entrance fee to Carrick‐A‐Rede (£5.60)


Cavehill Walking Tour

Every Wednesday and Saturday from May - September.
A
guided 3 mile (4.8km) walking tour of Cavehill which provides fantastic
views over Belfast and beyond. The hike starts and finishes at the
front door of the Belfast Castle. 

Times: 2.30pm - 5pm
Tickets: £19 per person (minimum of two), available from the Visit Belfast Welcome Centre.

*Photography credit: Northern Ireland Tourist Board

Away a Wee Walk - Giant's Causeway

c/o Visit Belfast Welcome Centre
9 Donegall Square North
Belfast
BT1 5GB

Telephone

078 3770 3643

Email

info@awayaweewalk.com

Website

www.awayaweewalk.com

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Away a Wee Walk - Giant's Causeway

c/o Visit Belfast Welcome Centre
9 Donegall Square North
Belfast
BT1 5GB

Telephone

078 3770 3643

Email

info@awayaweewalk.com

Website

www.awayaweewalk.com

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