Belfast is taking steps to become a future proof city for generations to come.  As a visitor and welcome guest to our little corner of the world, find out how you can make your trip to Belfast and the surrounding area more sustainable! Help us by making sustainable travel choices, enjoying our green spaces and attractions, and supporting our local businesses who are working hard to make Belfast a sustainable city.

 

Green Travel

There are plenty of ways to see Belfast sustainably. Be an environmentally-friendly explorer by following our advice on how to get around Belfast in an eco-conscious way.

  • Value Cabs
    Value Cabs
    Travel and Transport

    Value Cabs

    Value Cabs is Northern Ireland's number one taxi company.

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  • Belfast City Bike Tours
    Belfast City Bike Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    Belfast City Bike Tours

    0.76 KM

    A great way to orientate yourself in Belfast, choose from six fun and illuminating guided city tours, with…

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  • Translink
    Translink
    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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Green Spaces

Did you know Belfast is one of the top cities in the UK for green attractions? If you’re looking to make your visit as eco-friendly as possible, put these parks, gardens and tours at the top of your list.

  • Botanic Gardens
    Botanic Gardens
    Attractions

    Botanic Gardens

    1.61 KM

    Botanic Gardens is an important part of Belfast's Victorian heritage and a popular meeting place for residents, students…

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  • Tracey's Farmhouse Kitchen
    Tracey's Farmhouse Kitchen
    Sightseeing Tours

    Tracey's Farmhouse Kitchen

    34.1 KM

    Learn to make your own traditional Northern Irish griddle breads in the cosy surroundings of Tracey’s Farmhouse Kitchen…

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  • Belfast Hills Partnership
    Belfast Hills Partnership
    Activities

    Belfast Hills Partnership

    11.18 KM

    When visiting Belfast, why not take a walk in the beautiful hills which look down on the city,…

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Eco-Friendly Eateries

Belfast has such a wide range of cuisine to choose from and with more and more restaurants catering to vegetarian diets and guilt-free grazing.

Green Attractions in Belfast

Belfast is taking steps to become a future proof city for generations to come. Find out how you can make your trip to Belfast and the surrounding area more sustainable.

  • Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Centre
    Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Centre
    Attractions

    Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Centre

    26.84 KM

    Castle Espie's tranquil setting offers the best views of Strangford Lough, County Down and is home to Ireland's…

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  • DC Tours
    DC Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    DC Tours

    DC Tours run award-winning city centre walking tours and have recently launched a range of self-guided audio tours.

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  • Belfast Zoological Gardens
    Belfast Zoological Gardens
    Attractions

    Belfast Zoological Gardens

    6.46 KM

    Belfast Zoological Gardens is home to more than 120 species of animal, many of which are in danger…

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Green Stays

On your next visit to Belfast, why not show some love to the planet by visiting these Green Tourism accredited hotels, that are playing their part in making Belfast more sustainable.

Sustainable Shopping

Discover the brands in Belfast city centre that are committed to sustainability, reducing environmental impact and providing eco-friendly products.

  • Born & Bred
    Born & Bred
    Shopping

    Born & Bred

    0.57 KM

    Born & Bred (formerly Studio Souk) on Ann Street is a unique treasure trove of local handmade products.

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  • Old Time Favourites
    Old Time Favourites
    Shopping

    Old Time Favourites

    0.74 KM

    Old Time Favourites is a traditional sweet shop in the heart of the city, serving the people of…

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  • Victoria Square
    Victoria Square
    Shopping

    Victoria Square

    0.57 KM

    Northern Ireland's premier shopping and leisure destination, with over 70 fabulous stores and restaurants suitable for the whole…

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outside victoria square
outside victoria square

Sustainability Superheroes - Victoria Square

Victoria Square have placed a colony of honey bees on their rooftop, giving them a safe space to make honey and grow away from any disturbances.

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