No matter how long you are staying, make sure to tick off our bucket list of Top Thing’s to do during your time in Belfast.

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Enjoy City Hall Gardens

A popular green space right in the heart of the city, with park benches and a large lawn, it’s the perfect spot for lying around with a book, an ice-cream or takeout lunch.

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Kiss the Big Fish

Legend has it that if you kiss The Salmon of Knowledge (affectionately known as
The Big Fish), you’ll gain all of its wisdom – it’s got to be worth a try! The beautiful blue scales are made up of ceramic tiles describing different scenes from the city’s history.

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Take a Trek up Cavehill

Spectacular views of the city await you at the top of this popular walking trail, so pack a picnic and pull on your hiking boots to see Belfast in all its glory.

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Explore the Maritime Mile

Take a stroll or cycle from Belfast’s historic Sailortown across to Titanic Quarter to explore and discover the rich history and tradition of the city’s shipbuilding heritage, where RMS Titanic was built.

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Cathedral Quarter

Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter is the city’s buzzing, creative soul, where Belfast’s vibrant cultural life bubbles visibly to the surface.

Babel Summer Party

Enjoy Rooftop Cocktails

Belfast is now home to an array of rooftop bars, a great way to take in the city views whilst having a sip.

Comedy Night at The Empire

Laugh your Leg off at The Empire

Every Tuesday enjoy a great line-up from the comedy circuit at The Empire. With plenty of drinks deals on offer, it’s a night of all-round great fun.

Best Pubs in Belfast

Have a Pint in a Traditional Pub

Find the best traditional pubs with warm, lively atmospheres in Belfast complete with snugs, traditional music sessions and the perfect pint of Guinness.

Ulster Rugby Kingspan Stadium

Watch an Ulster Rugby Game

Ulster play games regularly on Friday nights at the Kingspan Stadium in the east of city. With a cracking atmosphere and plenty of action to follow it delivers a great night out. #SUFTUM

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Discover Street Art

We’ve rounded up just a small selection of the street art Belfast has to offer. Discover them on a self-guided walking tour using our map below. Our streets are always changing, so while you’re exploring you might even come across new artworks!

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Step inside the home of the Thrones

Step inside the Seven Kingdoms for an immersive experience and explore the world of Game of Thrones like never before. If you’re looking for an epic film experience, it’s the ultimate day out at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour!

Colin Glen zipline

Experience Ireland’s Longest Zipline!

Take the Glider to Colin Glen for a fun-filled action packed adventure. There’s a range of activities on offer including Ireland’s only Alpine Coaster and the new 700m River Rapid zipline!

Breakfast at St George's Market

Treat Yourself to a Belfast Bap

Nothing says Belfast like an Ulster Fry or a good old Belfast Bap. The city is brimming with tasty spots for breakfast and brunch, but there’s no greater spot to enjoy the ‘belly-busting’ Belfast Bap than St George’s Market.

Titanic Discovery Tour

Learn about the history of Belfast

Discover Belfast’s rich history with this wide range of guided and self-guided tours. Choose from cycling, walking, taxi tours and more and let the experts show you the city.

48 Hours in Belfast

Follow our 48 hours in Belfast guide to make sure you have an unforgettable weekend, experiencing the best of Belfast’s attractions and places to eat and drink. The city is packed with lots of things for you to do to have a unique Belfast experience.

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