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Game of Thrones Tours

Belfast is just a short way from many well known filming locations for the HBO® hit, Game of Thrones. Take a bus or taxi tour and get a flavour of the dramatic scenery seen in the TV show. 

*This blog is independently operated by Visit Belfast. It is not sponsored, endorsed, or affiliated with HBO or anyone associated with 'Game of Thrones'.  

Game of Thrones Tours

Daily 8am - 6pm from Chichester Street

Tel: 028 9568 0023
Game of Thrones Tours offers an Ironislands and Stormlands Adventure, to the North coast, where stops include Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge and Giant’s Causeway. Swords and other porps on the coach make for excellent photo opportunities at some of Northern Ireland's most recognisable sights including Dunluce Castle and the Dark Hedges, plus you'll discover Renly’s Camp and the Iron Islands where the Greyjoy’s come from.

Opt for the Winterfell Locations Trek, a full day coach tour to Game of Thrones filming locations including Winterfell, where you'll see Robb’s Camp in the Riverlands, one of Walder Frey’s Twins, the ruined 12th century abbey where Robb’s bannermen pledged fealty to the ‘King in the North’ and the old forest where the Stark’s found a dead direwolf and her pups. Stark family costumes and archery are available at Winterfell. Immerse yourselves in the costumes and mood of the North. Read more >>

McCombs Game of Thrones Tours

Daily 10am - 6pm

Tel: 028 9031 5333
Northern Ireland's rugged coast lines, historic castles and breathtaking scenery is the perfect setting for the epic story of Game of Thrones. Discover these places for yourself with the McCombs Game of Thrones bus tour. You will be travelling on the same coaches as the cast and crew of the series while discovering sights and scenes you'll recognise from Game of Thrones. Visit the main locations by coach or choose a private tour for a slower pace. This tour will not only bring you to the sights of Winterfell or Westeros but also to the most spectacular natural attraction in Northern Ireland - The Giant's Causeway. Read more >>

Stones and Thrones Tours

Daily 10am - 6pm

Tel: 028 9032 1912

Westeros Antrim Coast Tour
Take the journey of a lifetime as you step into the very real world of Game of Thrones. Visit filming locations used in Seasons 1 - 4 including Castle Black, the location where Ned Stark beheaded the Nights Watch deserter, birth of the Shadow assassin, King Renly Baratheon's camp, Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge, Theon Greyjoy's return to the Iron Islands, Giant's Causeway and The Dark Hedges.

Winterfell Southern Tour
Hear myths and legends from your Grand Maester guide as you’re taken between the fantasy realms of Winterfell, and that of the Mournes Coastal route. Enjoy stops at Tollymore Forest, Winterfell and Inch Abbey, all recognisable from the show, and meet the Direwolves.

Game of Thrones Tour

Game of Thrones Filming Locations Tour
Tel: 028 90310101
Great Victoria Street Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9.30am

Book a fully guided, all day tour taking in the best of the Game of Thrones filming locations on the beautiful North Antrim coast. Although there are seven designated stopping points, the tour also weaves past and takes in other well known parts of Westeros. See first hand the stunning scenery featured as the backdrop in the HBO’s series when you join us for an unforgettable day visiting some of Northern Ireland's main Game of Thrones filming locations.

Winterfell Tour
Great Victoria Street every Friday, 9.30am

The first stop is Tollymore Forest Park, the very place where the Dire Wolf Pups were discovered and the Whitewalker Ambush took place. Then stop for lunch in the seaside town of Newcastle (cost of lunch not included). See Inch Abbey, where Lady Catelyn Stark heard of Ned’s death and where Robb was then made King of the North. The highlight of the tour is Audley's Castle and Castle Ward. This location is instantly recognisable as the place where King Robert Baratheon arrived at Winterfell as well as numerous other scenes featuring the Stark family, including Bran's archery training.

Value Cabs Game of Thrones Taxi Tour

Private booking only, pickup on request
Tel: 028 9080 9080
Starting at your desired location this tour will head to Co. Londonderry then onto 5 other key locations around the North Coast where you will have the opportunity to visit some of the most recognizable filming locations of the hit HBO series. You can sit back, relax and let the experienced drivers talk through the planned route or alternatively you can alter the tour to suit your needs. Some options are Downhill Beach (Dragonstone), Larrybane/Carrick-a-Rede (The Stormlands), Ballintoy Harbour (Pike), Murlough Bay (Storms End), The Dark Hedges (Kings Road) and The Cushendun Caves (The Stormlands). Total Price from £210.00. Read more >>

Brit Movie Tours

Game of Thrones Tour of the North
Outside Visit Belfast Welcome Centre
9am daily (except Monday Oct -Feb)  

The hugely popular Game of Thrones TV series, adapted from George Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire novels, is filmed all over Europe, with many of the key locations are based in Northern Ireland. Highly recommended on Trip Advisor, during the Game of Thrones Tour in Belfast you will get the chance to see 7 iconic sites from Series 1 to 4 from your very own Maester. You will also get to explore some of the gems of Northern Ireland such as Carrick-a-Rede, Ballintoy Harbour and the Giant’s Causeway and be able to walk into the caves where Melisandre of Asshai gave birth to her ‘shadow assassin’ who went on to slay Renly Baratheon!

Game of Thrones Filming Locations Tour
Outside Visit Belfast Welcome Centre
Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9am 

Join other fans of the show on this Game of Thrones filming locations tour which visits iconic locations from Season 1 to 6 and includes an exclusive opportunity to meet and get a photo with the Direwolf family featured in the show. Visit Tollymore Forest, Winterfell (Castle Ward Estate), St Patrick’s Grave and King Robb’s Camp. Stop for lunch (not included) and get an exclusive chance to meet the direwolf Family and a photo sitting on an Iron Throne.

Game of Thrones Filming Location Cycle Tours

Tel: 028 4372 3933

Game of Thrones TV show was actually filmed ‘on location’ in the 16th century courtyard of Clearsky Adventure's activity centre and in the surrounding estate at Castle Ward Demesne. Many of the Game of Thrones pivotal scenes filmed here, including King Roberts arrival, Bran's fall from Winterfell Castle and Robb's Camp. Now is your chance to discover these special filming locations for yourself on a Westeros self-guided cycle trail and recreate your very own Game of Thrones moments. £29 per person for bike hire for up to 2.5 hours and 'Stark Sack' (consists of 2 capes, 2 swords and 1 medieval scroll movie map). Read more >>

Archery Movie Set Experience at Winterfell

Tel: 028 4372 3933

Go on location and shoot a few arrows in Ned Stark's own backyard in the Winterfell Archery Range where Bran learned to shoot bow and arrow! An exact replica of the 'Winterfell Archery Range' has been masterfully recreated in our courtyard in the very same spot that the filming took place, transporting you into the world of Westeros. Dress up in character costume and step into the movie set - don't forget your camera! Priced from £29 per person. Read more >>

Game of Thrones Boat Tour

Tel: 028 4372 3933

Enjoy stunning views from the water of the various shoreline locations used by HBO in the filming of the show, including Dreadfort, Robb’s Camp, Winterfell, The Twins and where Brienne of Tarth paddles a canoe back to Kings Landing with Jamie Lannister captive. The Vikings invaded these lands back in the 10th Century and gave the lough the Norse name ‘Strangfyorthe’, meaning place of strong tidal currents or strong fjord. The Game of Thrones tour boat can be ‘private chartered’ on a date of your choice, starting from £320.00 for up to 9 passengers. Read more >>

Tour of Thrones

£35pp (available for private hire groups only, max. 16)
Tel: 028 8673 7325

Stormlands Tour
Game of Thrones has used the stunning scenery within the Causeway Coast and Glens to represent everything from Winterfell, to the King’s Road, to the Iron Islands. Now you too can stroll in the footsteps of Starks and gaze on grasslands crossed by the Dothraki horde. Head north and brave the Stormlands, taking in the Dark Hedges, Kings Road and Ballintoy Harbour, as well as Cushendun Caves, before stopping at the Giant’s Causeway. Or head south to the Mourne Mountains and the historic and outstanding beauty of Castle Ward. Tour filming locations including Audley’s Castle, Tollymore Forest and head back home by Inch Abbey where King Robb learns of his father’s death.

Winterfell Experience
Head into County Down and see the spectacular views of the Mourne Mountains and forests, Castleward which is the backdrop to the Stark home Winterfell as well as Robb’s Battle Camp where you'll get into costumes and get ready for combat. See Audleys Castle, Quoile Pond, Downpatrick, the burial place for the patron Saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick. Tollymore Forest, Inch Abbey and back to Belfast to see the largest indoor studios in the world Paint Hall Studios. (Note this hall is a working studio and there is no access). Read more >>

Game of Thrones Hotel Offers

Tara Lodge Ice and Fire Offer 

Book online >>
Stay in a delightful deluxe or twin room and enjoy a freshly cooked breakfast, before spending an action packed day visiting intimate filming locations across Northern Ireland! You'll travel in the same luxury coaches used by the actual cast and crew, touring the spectacular Causeway Coastal route and visiting famous sites including Ballintoy Harbour, the Dark Hedges and Larrybane. Enjoy lunch in the Fullerton Arms, Ballintoy, now a ‘local’ for the cast and crew before moving onto the magnificent Giants Causeway. You’ll be transported back in time to the medieval Westeros. From £72 per person sharing. Westeros Tour available Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday only. Read more >>

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