If this trip is not ideally suited for you, our travel counselors can help determine the perfect trip for you. At every corner, you'll find something special in your tour of Northern Ireland. This tour will also take you to the present day with a tour of the live undersea exploration centre. Dodge the crowds and tourist traps with a private guide who knows Belfast as only locals do, and is pleased to host you with an entertaining private tour that reflects your travel interests. If you have arranged for your own air, we are pleased to provide you the option of purchasing these transfers. Learn about the origins, construction, launch and history of the Titanic. The airline eventually decided it was a no go.
My husband and I will never fly Air Canada again! It might have been nice to drop those interested down there. Tattoo was outstanding, day in Glasgow was a wasted day due to the locale and mix-up with scheduling local guide. If you have an American or Canadian cell phone, be sure and use 0044 before dialing his number Viator only shows a 04 which caused us a delay in reaching him. Also, when selecting hotels, it would be helpful if bathrooms were fitted with safety features such as grab bars and bathtubs sides that are lower than ones we had on trip - coulb not climb over sides. Jeff permitted at least 10 passengers to choose and keep their seats the entire tour.
I highly recommend this tour. Privet tours are the only way to do it and it save you time, compared to group tours. You'll always be able to get a good start on the day. We thought the Air Canada airlines we were assigned to fly was second rate compared to Delta Airlines. You'll always be able to get a good start on the day.
In Scotland The Scottish Tourist Guides Association a similar body carries out blue and green badge guide training. On your Northern Ireland day trip, you will visit and sign the Peace Line and join the list of world celebrities including Bill Clinton and the Dalai Lama who have signed their name to the wall. I hope they keep this in the future. All our drivers have lived through the bloodshed and give you an insight into the history behind it all and their own experiences living through it. We were able to tailor the timing to be slightly shorter due to evening plans, but did not feel that we missed anything! I hope they keep this in the future. During your two hour stay here you can enjoy lunch with a choice of providers on site and learn about the legend of Finn MacCool, said to be the creator of the Causeway. Please be advised many airlines do not provide advance seat assignments until check-in at the airport.
The itinerary blends some longer days with shorter days and more leisure time. This tour requires average physical activity. We could not stroll around the city in our down time. Air passengers will depart from Dublin airport. Advance seating will be subject to the airline's terms and conditions. The distribution of the hotel and food vouchers was horribly unorganized.
She is well informed and exceptionally helpful. Marc knew the history of the area quite well and was able to answer almost all of the questions asked by the group. Single accommodations are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis. Belfast was the only city in Ireland which experienced the Industrial Revolution of Britain during the 19th century. Finally, if this had been my first tour with Colette, it would be my last. When you go, look for the statue of the two children trying to touch hands, indicating that the children will solve the problems between the Catholics and Protestants. Our favorite city was Edinburgh and we purposely arrived there three days before the tour began.
Walking the wall there was quite an experience. Moving to a new hotel daily several times coupled with deadlines. The political murals, some of which are the most spectacular in the world, reflect a harrowing and tragic chapter in the history of Northern Ireland. The food, as usual, is excellent. Dublin and Derry hotels were located 30 minutes from city center. From the moment he picked us up at the train station we felt l,.
Allow at least three hours to take in a mix of moving images, special effects and reconstructions — and do book tickets in advance. He picks you up at your hotel at 11am and then whisks you off in his Mercedes to explore Northern Ireland with a smile and a story for every location. We visited castles, the Giants causeway, many of the film sights of Game of Thrones, as well as had many opportunities to stop and take pictures. This itinerary has more strenuous activities which may include such things as: extensive walking tours, transfers over uneven and dusty terrain, high altitudes, early morning departures, late night activities, or extreme temperatures. All transfers will arrive into Dublin airport. We were to fly on Air Canada out of Toronto but we sat for over 4 hours waiting for a mechanical problem to be fixed on the plane.