Beat the Winter Blues

Book a city break, have a spa day, go for a winter walk or dodge the cold weather with an indoor adventure. Belfast has lots of choice for friends and families to help get you through those long winter months. Check out our top tips on how to beat those winter blues in Belfast.

January City Breaks

Escape the winter blues with a safe, budget-friendly hotel stay in Belfast. Browse our hotel offers and find the perfect excuse for a short getaway.

January Family Fun

From toddlers to teens, check out these things to do and make some magical New Year memories.

  • W5
    W5
    Attractions

    W5

    1.74 KM

    W5 is Belfast’s award-winning science and discovery centre and provides a unique experience as well as fantastic fun…

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  • Ulster Folk Museum
    Ulster Folk Museum
    Attractions

    Ulster Folk Museum

    15.65 KM

    Step back in time and experience what life was like in Ulster over 100 years ago.

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  • Grand Opera House
    Grand Opera House
    Arts and Entertainment

    Grand Opera House

    0.66 KM

    Northern Ireland's premier theatre presenting an outstanding programme of drama, opera, dance, comedy, musicals, family shows and much…

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Spring Festivals & Events

There’s lots going on in the city for the whole family to enjoy this Spring. From music to science, art to sport and everything in-between.

  • NI Science Festival
    NI Science Festival
    2022 Highlights

    NI Science Festival

    0.19 KM
    Sun, 27 Feb 2022, 8:00am

    NI Science Festival returns with an interstellar programme of over 120 public events from 17 - 27 February.

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  • Belfast Children’s Festival 2022
    Belfast Children’s Festival 2022
    2022 Highlights

    Belfast Children’s Festival 2022

    04 - 13 Mar 2022

    Belfast Children’s Festival returns from 4-13 March 2022 full to the brim with exceptional creative experiences for children,…

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  • 4 Corners Festival
    4 Corners Festival
    2022 Highlights

    4 Corners Festival

    30 Jan - 06 Feb 2022

    The 4 Corners Festival seeks to inspire people from across Belfast to transform it for the peace and…

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Winter Walks

It’s a great time of year to head out for a walk and enjoy the winter season and beautiful scenery in and around Belfast.

Plan Your Trip

Translink Enterprise Train

Getting Here

Northern Ireland has three airports, sea crossings from England and Scotland, and a direct rail link from Dublin.

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Value Car Park

Car Parking in Belfast

Secure car parking is available across Belfast. See our guide to car parks in the city.

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Travel and Transport

Translink

1.23 KM

Leave the car at home, relax and travel with Translink, Northern Ireland's main provider of public passenger transport.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Advice for Visitors to Belfast

Coronavirus: Official visitor advice for tourists coming to Belfast and Northern Ireland.

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