World Famous Belfast Private City Sightseeing Political Murals Guided Tour

Overview

Appreciating the historical context of Belfasts conflict-related attractions can be tricky on a self-led tour. Benefit from the undivided attention of your guide on a private tour of city sights and murals, and gain intimate insight into landmarks such as the Shankill murals, Clonard monastery, and Titanic Quarter. Transfer between dispersed points of interest with ease via private vehicle, and relax with hotel pickup and drop-off included. Belfast is a beautiful vibrant city with a thriving nightlife scene it is a popular holiday destination, but has a chequered past. . Out of the chaos came some of Belfasts most recognisable landmarks, its amazingly painted Murals. Our Belfast city sightseeing Tour will take you from east to west, north to south taking in both sides of the community and how they depicted their war efforts through amazingly detailed Art. We guarantee to offer a friendly, professional experience that no traveller should miss.

Details about this tour

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Divis, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Divis Tower: Rises near the interface between Falls Road and Shankill Road.
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: International Wall (Murals), Divis Street
International Wall Mural and Falls Road. You will see the Politically charged murals and street art painted by ex-Prisoners of War. An amazing street art collection. You will learn all about the recent conflict that lasted 30+ years
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Peace Wall, Belfast, Northern Ireland
You will visit the peace wall and peace line that still stands to this very day. The two communities are still bitterly divided, you will learn a lot of Irish history and you can write your name and a message of peace.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Bobby Sands Mural
Get photos of the most popular mural in Belfast, IRA volunteer and Martyr Bobby Sands who died on Hunger Strike in 1981.
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Clonard Monastery, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Clonard Monastery: Built in 1897 by the Naughton brothers. A Large Roman Catholic Monastery that sits in No-mans land between the peace line.
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Clonard Memorial Garden
A visit to Clonard Martyrs memorial garden to learn about the start of the present conflict in 1969.Commemorating: Fallen Volunteers of "C" Company, 2nd Battalion, Belfast Brigade, Oglaigh na hEireann. Civilian casualties from the Greater Clonard area. Deceased Republican prisoners from the Greater Clonard area 1916-1970
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Shankill Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Visit the King William Mural, as well as the Loyalist Murals and memorials on the Shankill Road including paramilitary murals of both the UFF, UDA and Ulster Volunteer Force. Learn all about Ulster Loyalism.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Crumlin Road Gaol, Belfast, Northern Ireland
You will do your very own Private tour of Crumlin Road Gaol.HMP Belfast, also known as Crumlin Road Gaol, is a former prison situated on the Crumlin Road in north Belfast, Northern Ireland. It is the only Victorian era prison remaining in Northern Ireland since 1996. It is affectionately known as the Crum
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Stop At: Belfast Castle, Belfast, Northern Ireland
The first Belfast Castle was built by the Normans in Belfast city centre in the late 12th century.A visit to Belfast Castle which has wonderful views and vistas over Belfast and beyond.Belfast Castle is set on the slopes of Cavehill Country Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland, in a prominent position 400 feet above sea level. Its location provides unobstructed views of the city of Belfast and Belfast Lough.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Belfast Cathedral - The Cathedral Church of St. Anne, Belfast, Northern Ireland
A quick stop at Belfast Cathedral for some history and photos! St Anne's Cathedral, also known as Belfast Cathedral, is a cathedral of the Church of Ireland in Donegall Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland. It is unusual in serving two separate dioceses.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Albert Memorial Clock Tower, Belfast, Northern Ireland
The Albert Memorial Clock is a clock tower situated at Queen's Square in Belfast, Northern Ireland. It was completed in 1869 and is one of the best known landmarks of Belfast
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Big Fish, Belfast, Northern Ireland
The Big Fish also called The Salmon of Knowledge is a printed ceramic mosaic sculpture by John Kindness. The 10-metre-long statue was constructed in 1999 and installed on Donegall Quay in Belfast, near the Lagan Lookout and Custom House
Duration: 10 minutes

Inclusions

  • Optimize your time with hassle-free round-trip transfer from your hotel
  • Benefit from the personalized service and itinerary of a private tour
  • Let your driver handle navigation, leaving you free to admire the city
  • Gain intimate insight into Belfasts history and culture from your guide
  • Learn more about the citys former conflict from your guide
  • See the Bobby Sands, Falls Road, and Shankill political murals up close
  • Professional Qualified Local Guide
  • Private transportation
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Visit the infamous Peace Line&Peace Wall Sign Your Name&Leave a Message of Peace&Hope
  • Entry/Admission - Divis
  • Entry/Admission - International Wall (Murals), Divis Street
  • Entry/Admission - Peace Wall
  • Entry/Admission - Bobby Sands Mural
  • Entry/Admission - Clonard Monastery
  • Entry/Admission - Clonard Memorial Garden
  • Entry/Admission - Shankill Road
  • Entry/Admission - Belfast Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Belfast Cathedral - The Cathedral Church of St. Anne
  • Entry/Admission - Albert Memorial Clock Tower
  • Entry/Admission - Big Fish

Exclusions

  • Tour of Crumlin Road Gaol
  • Lunch
  • Tip for your Guide
  • Cruise ship clients please note an additional charge 20 paid directly to your guide

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Near public transportation

Infants must sit on laps

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
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