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We’ve made a range of free online jigsaw puzzles! How many of these famous Lisburn and Castlereagh and Ards and North Down landmarks can you put back together?

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Exploris Aquarium
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Family Fun – Belfast Plus

Discover family fun attractions in Lisburn and Castlereagh and Ards and North Down, just minutes from Belfast. See our top suggestions for a fun-filled day out.

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Nendrum Monastery in County Down
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Day Trip to Ards and North Down

Enjoy peaceful walks along the coast, experience great days out with the family and uncover fascinating tales from the area's unique history and heritage.

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Family Walking at Lagan Valley Regional Park
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Day Trip to Lisburn and Castlereagh

The Lisburn and Castlereagh area lies 6-9 miles from Belfast. Discover historic villages, Ireland's oldest independent brewery and stunning Hillsborough Castle.

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10 Things to Do Within 30 Minutes of Belfast

Access both countryside and sea shore within a short drive from Belfast. We look at some of the highlights in the Lisburn, Castlereagh, Ards and North Down areas of Northern Ireland.

Places to Visit

  • Xtreme Bowling at Dundonald International Ice Bowl
    Xtreme Bowling at Dundonald International Ice Bowl
    Activities

    Xtreme Bowling at Dundonald International Ice Bowl

    12.4 KM

    Strike! For a great group day out or a day with the family, why not take to the…

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  • Hillsborough Forest
    Hillsborough Forest
    Attractions

    Hillsborough Forest

    22.77 KM

    Hillsborough Forest is set in the picturesque Georgian village of Hillsborough and sits just a few minutes’ walk…

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  • Pickie Funpark
    Pickie Funpark
    Attractions

    Pickie Funpark

    29.3 KM

    Pickie Funpark has always been one of Northern Ireland’s top attractions with an 18-hole mini-golf course, giant pedal…

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  • Redburn Country Park
    Redburn Country Park
    Attractions

    Redburn Country Park

    10.89 KM

    Redburn Country Park is set on an escarpment above Belfast Lough, featuring 7km of pathways and running trails.

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  • Ulster Transport Museum
    Ulster Transport Museum
    See & Do

    Ulster Transport Museum

    15.59 KM

    Be transported back in time and explore one of the most comprehensive transport collections in Europe at the…

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  • Cockle Row Cottages
    Cockle Row Cottages
    Attractions

    Cockle Row Cottages

    35.69 KM

    Only 10 minutes from Bangor, these old fisherman's cottages now house a heritage display, visitor information and weekend…

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  • North Down Visitor Information Centre
    North Down Visitor Information Centre
    Information Services

    North Down Visitor Information Centre

    30.08 KM

    Bangor's Tourist Information Centre offers a high quality service including free information, accommodation reservations, bureau de change and…

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  • Stricklands Glen
    Stricklands Glen
    Attractions

    Stricklands Glen

    28.27 KM

    An enchanting park leading onto the North Down Coastal path.

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  • Lagan Valley LeisurePlex
    Lagan Valley LeisurePlex
    Activities

    Lagan Valley LeisurePlex

    16.78 KM

    Experience the thrills and spills on the longest and fastest water slides around!

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  • Thunder Park
    Thunder Park
    See & Do

    Thunder Park

    28.81 KM

    Thunder Park is the epicentre for alternative sports in Ireland. A place to learn, develop, improve and push…

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Discover and Explore Belfast Plus

Discover country parks, magnificent estates and historic landmarks just minutes from Belfast. Uncover fascinating tales and stories at these top attractions.

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