Northern Ireland Tours by Coach. Due to its compact size, most parts of northern Ireland can be reached within a couple of hours from the main towns and cities, allowing you to see as much as possible during your visit.
Whereas with CIE Tours which offer a broader coverage over all Ireland there are coach tours operating locally from northern Ireland and tour recommendations with selections tailored to your best liked type of tour.
So they offer for example a tour of Belfast City, a tour to the beauty and range of County Down or instead head to County Antrim home to the World Famous Giants Causeway and Bushmills Distillery.
One of the best local northern Ireland Tours by Coach , Odyssey Coach Tours offer a variety of city sightseeing tours departing from Belfast to various destinations of interest throughout northern Ireland.
They come highly recommended for providing a fantastic personable service to you on your sightseeing trip. Here are some examples of their tours to help you choose though please ring Odyssey to check availability.
1-Kingdom of Mournes Tour:
Travels around the beautiful Kingdom of Mourne and Saint Patricks Country in County Down.
It takes in Downpatrick, Rostrevor, Dundrum Castle and Newcastle.
2-Giants Causeway Tour:
Odyssey Coach Tours offers visitors to Belfast the longest established tour of what is commonly called “The eighth wonder of the world”. Travel in one of their luxury coaches along the causeway coastal route-one of the world's most spectacular drives.
Enjoy the first stop of the day at Carrickfergus Castle before travelling onward to the main highlight of the tour – The Giants Causeway, Irelands only world heritage site.
After the Giants Causeway move on to the ancient ruins of Dunluce Castle for a quick photo, before moving on to the worlds oldest licensed whiskey distillery at Bushmills. Here you can browse in the extensive gift shop, or make a visit to the bar to have a swift taste or two of the famous tipple!
The next stop of the day is the world famous Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, where the brave can make the trip across the bridge that was originally erected by salmon fishermen (weather permitting*). For those who like to keep their feet firmly on land, you can take one of the exhilarating walks, and enjoy the stunning views.
3-Belfast City Tour:
Take one of the Belfast City Tours which depart regularly from Victoria Square shopping mall at Chichester Street, right in the middle of Belfast City Centre.
Belfast is now home to a buzzing night scene, world class entertainment at one of our top quality venues, gourmet cuisine and world renowned hospitality.No one can forget our recent history though, and any visitor can learn about the political wall murals on the Falls and Shankill Roads, the peace line and recent civil unrest.
Translink northern Ireland (the public transport provider) also provides northern Ireland travel and northern Ireland tours through its rambler bus Services that operate along the scenic North Coast and the rugged terrain of the Mourne and Sperrin Mountains.
For more information on special offers visit Translink northern Ireland website at www.translink.co.uk