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  1. United Kingdom
  2. County Antrim
  3. Belfast
  4. Giant's Causeway

Giant's Causeway Full-Day Guided Tour from Belfast

Product ID: 45335
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Admire the stunning beauty of County Antrim on the drive from Belfast to the Giant’s Causeway – which is often described as the 8th wonder of the world. Explore the Causeway’s rocky formations and learn about the site at the new visitor center.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Travel through rolling farmland to the northern coast of Ireland
  • Explore the Giant's Causeway natural rock formations and spend time at the new visitor center
  • Enjoy the drive through the lush green farmland of County Antrim and along the coast of Northern Ireland
Full description
On this full-day excursion to the Giant’s Causeway you’ll leave Belfast at 09:45 with your Irish guide and fellow travel partners for a drive through the rolling farmland of County Antrim to the northern coast of Ireland – an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Take an exhilarating walk across the rope bridge to Carrick-a-Rede Island for a real cliff-top experience. This 30-meter deep and 20-meter wide chasm is traversed by a rope bridge erected by salmon fishermen.

Visitors bold enough to cross to the rocky island are rewarded with fantastic views of Rathlin and the Scottish islands. Consider crossing at your own risk for a small optional charitable donation to the National Trust, the registered UK charity that maintains the bridge.

The Giant's Causeway has often been described as the 8th wonder of the world, and once you have visited the site you’ll quickly see why. The area consists of around 40,000 hexagonal basalt columns formed during a volcano eruption 60 million years ago. This is one of the world’s great natural attractions although many Irish passionately believe the causeway was built buy the Celtic warrior hero Finn McCool!

A new and ultra-modern visitor center is now open and provides visitors with unique audio guides and earphones that relate the story of the rock formations in many different languages. You’re guaranteed 2 hours at the Giant's Causeway on this tour before returning to Belfast.
Includes
  • Admission to the new visitor center
  • Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge entry
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Europa Hotel, Great Victoria St, Belfast BT2 7AP, UK

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• You may choose whether to walk across the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 184 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.6/5
Organization
4.4/5
Value for money
4.6/5
Safety
4.7/5

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Paddywagon Tours

Product ID: 45335