Belfast Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

4.5 / 5

16 reviews

Belfast Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

From $36.39 per person

Familiarize yourself with Belfast through the eyes of a passionate local. You can customize the tour or leave it up to the local for an insightful introduction to the city. Make travel about the people you meet, not just the places you see.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 2 - 6 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French
Pickup included
You can start the tour at the hotel, and a local will meet you in the lobby or outside your Airbnb.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Get to know Belfast through the eyes of passionate locals
  • Make travel about friendly people, not just places
  • Learn about the city's many tips, tricks and best-kept secrets
  • Customize your tour according to your interests
  • Select the meeting place (centrally located), start time and tour length you prefer
Full description
On this customized tour of Belfast, you’ll skip the mundane historical tours and discover the city through a local’s eyes. Experience a tour that will transform the way you travel to make it as much about the people you meet, as the places you see. The local guides (Lokafyers) are passionate about their city and eager to share their knowledge and perspective. Since Lokafyers are not professional guides and tour occasionally, they provide an experience that’s authentic and personal, like a friend showing you around their city. Meet where you're staying to get familiar with the neighborhood, find out about the best places to eat, the easiest ways to get around, and the hidden gems you might have missed. By the end of the tour, you'll feel comfortable navigating the city and confident you have all the information you need to make the most of your stay. Through conversations with your Lokafyer, you’ll learn about cultural differences, local events, and what it’s like to be a true local. The more notice you provide, the better, as these tours are organized on demand and are completely personalized. With this experience, you won’t just be passing through the city, you’ll be part of it.
Includes
  • Local guide ("Lokafyer")
  • Customized private walking tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional activity costs
  • Meals and drinks
  • Local transportation around the city (it’s a walking tour, car transportation isn’t included)
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Lokafy tours provide a general overview of the city with practical information from a local’s perspective, not detailed historical facts about the city
  • In case travelers would like to include a visit to an attraction, they would need to cover the cost of entrance for the Lokafyer
  • Travelers can request a specific time for the tour
  • This is a walking tour. It is recommended you wear comfortable shoes
  • Children below 3 years-old are free of charge
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 16 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5.0/5
  • Value for money
    3.8/5
  • Service
    4.2/5
  • Organization
    4/5
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Great insight into the history of Belfast

Barry showed us his city. And not just on foot the city center, but drove us through Belfast in his private car. To Belfast Castle and the seat of government. Also to the memorial for the innocent victims of the partly still subliminal conflicts. Impressive stories and great insights into his city. In the end we went to the beautiful bar The Crown. A great day with a super nice guide. We recommend.

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August 21, 2019

Wonderful and informative about past, present and future

I enjoyed my tour with Scott very much. He knows every street and every building. He gave me the insights for the Northern Ireland history not just in academic terms, but from the personal experience of himself and his family. It was a very valuable experience for me. I enjoyed our conversation about Irish cuisine and economy, little bit politics. I want to thank Scott very much as he crafted the tour for my needs. And it was just perfect in every way! He helped me to find Chrystals, I mentioned it only once. Also additional thank, Scott, to you for going the extra mile and helping to find Central Post Office! Blessings to yourself and your family, your beautiful city and country! Thank you

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June 7, 2018

Grandiose Tour mit einem unbeschreiblichen Tourguide. Einblicke in die Historie und das heutige Leben aus der Sicht einer Einwohnerin - mit der Besonderheit der Sichtweise einer Deutschen in Belfast. Ich habe ja in meinem Leben schon viele geführte Touren erlebt, aber die Tour mit Melanie war mit Abstand das Beste, was wir bisher erlebt habe. Melanies Schilderungen, die weit über das hinaus gingen, was mir bekannt war, haben mich bewogen, das grandiose aber auch erschütternde Buch "Rückkehr nach Killybegs" zu kaufen. Viele Passagen ließen mich an diese fantastische Tour zurückerinnern. Empfehlung: nehmt Euch viel Zeit - jede Stunde ist es wert!

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July 4, 2020

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