Tour Code: 22567P1
Duration: 8 hours
Enjoy a full day Giants Causeway and Antrim Coast day tour. Explore the world famous Antrim Coast and UNESCO listed Giants Causeway free from the crowds and the queues as we travel in the opposite direction from most other operators. Hear stories of of the Irish myths and legends of how the Causeway was formed. See the sensational views from the famous Carick-a-Rede rope bridge. Visit the Bushmills Whiskey Distillery, the oldest licensed distillery in the world and see the stunning ruins of the 14th century Dunluce Castle.
Explore the world famous Antrim Coast and UNESCO listed Giants Causeway free from the crowds and the queues. Geologically the Giants Causeway is a volcanic formation, basalt columns which naturally take the form of hexagons.Visually, it is a stunning array of hexagonal rocks so regular they seem manufactured, rising and falling along the sea coast. The exact same formations appear directly across the North Sea in Scotland, and from this geological constancy comes a legend of ancient rivalries and Irish cunning.
Travel inland straight to the Causeway Coast. Then arrive at Dunluce Castle (stunnning 14th century ruins, photostop). Visit Bushmills Whiskey Distillery (the oldest licensed distillery in the world, 30 minutes). Arrive at the Giants Causeway site (decribed by many as the 8th wonder of the world 2 hour stop). Carrick a Rede rope bridge (Stunning views of Rathlin Island and Scotland if you're brave enough to cross, 80 minute stop). Travel along the scenic Antrim Coast Road (described as one of the most beautiful coastal routes in the world). Carnlough, a beautiful, quaint fishing village located on the coastal route (30 minutes comfort stop), return to Belfast approx 6pm.