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Derry: Political Day Tour from Belfast

Product ID: 201277
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Visit the walled city of Derry and uncover their historical significance dating back as far as 1613. Hear of pivotal political events such as the siege of Derry and the civil rights issues. Hear from tour guides from both sides of the political divide.
About this activity
Duration 11 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about key political and historical events
  • Walk the famous old walls
  • View political murals in Belfast
  • Access 'The Siege' and 'Bloody Sunday' museums
  • Enjoy free time to explore Derry
Full description
Visit the medieval walled city of Derry and uncover through the eyes of two local and engaging guides, it's often chequered and troublesome past. Coming from opposite sides of the political conflict; these guides will lead you on their walking tour of the city walls and nearby Bogside area and will tell you as they see it.

You will learn of pivotal events such as The Siege of Derry, Battle of the Bogside, civil rights campaign and Bloody Sunday.
Find out also how today's unionist's rallying call of 'No Surrender' and the nationalist slogan 'Free Derry' came about This guided tour provides an opportunity for the visitor to walk the walls giving a platform to view the original street plan below which is still in existence today, and then to be led on a guided tour of the nearby Bogside area situated just outside the old town walls.
Includes
  • Museum fees
  • Luxury coach
  • Guided walking tour
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks

When you get there

Meeting point

Irish Tour Tickets Shop 10 Great Victoria Street Belfast BT2 7BA

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Know before you go
• Customers should be aware that this tour includes a walking tour so please dress appropriately