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Jigsaw Puzzles

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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Lagan Towpath
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Day Trip to Lisburn and Castlereagh

The Lisburn and Castlereagh area lies 6-9 miles from Belfast. Discover historic villages, walks and fun activities to suit everyone!

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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

  • Hastings Culloden Hotel
    Hastings Culloden Hotel
    Hotels

    Hastings Culloden Hotel

    15.74 KM

    The magnificent Culloden Estate and Spa is one of Northern Ireland's most prestigious hotels.

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  • Echlinville Distillery
    Echlinville Distillery
    Attractions

    Echlinville Distillery

    48.79 KM

    The Echlinville Distillery on the Ards Peninsula became Northern Ireland's first licenced distillery in over 125 years, distilling…

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  • Cavehill Walking Tours
    Cavehill Walking Tours
    See & Do

    Cavehill Walking Tours

    14.1 KM

    Join Cavehill Walking Tours for an energetic walk from Belfast Castle to the peak of the Cavehill with…

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  • Bangor Castle Walled Garden
    Bangor Castle Walled Garden
    Attractions

    Bangor Castle Walled Garden

    27.17 KM

    Bangor Castle Victorian Walled Garden, located in the tranquil grounds of Castle Park, is popular with visitors of…

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  • 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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  • Dundonald Touring Caravan Park
    Dundonald Touring Caravan Park
    Camping and Caravans

    Dundonald Touring Caravan Park

    12.35 KM

    Dundonald Touring Caravan Park is a four-star camper stop, situated in a quiet corner of Dundonald Leisure Park.

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  • Project 24
    Project 24
    Arts and Entertainment

    Project 24

    29.48 KM

    Project 24 transforms a derelict space into a welcoming, vibrant and dynamic area in the heart of the…

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  • Rayanne Country House
    Rayanne Country House
    Guest House

    Rayanne Country House

    11.7 KM

    Rayanne House is a 5 star boutique accommodation just 5 miles from Belfast City, excellent bedrooms breakfast and…

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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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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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