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Quirky and Unique Tours in Belfast

Discover a city of hidden gems and cultural quirks with our top 10 quirky and unique tours in Belfast and beyond. From foodie feasts to a bar on wheels, and mural tours with a difference, explore the city with new eyes. 

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Street Art Tour

Belfast is a city with a unique tradition of murals and while there are lots of tours which showcase the murals of the old Belfast, this tour is something different. This tour is all about the new Belfast and the street art scene which is now flourishing. Lift the lid on Belfast's vibrant subculture and learn about street art in the Cathedral Quarter. The guides will even point out the best places for brunch, entertainment and drinks later on. Read more >>

Wee Toast Tour

Hop on a Wee Toast Tour and enjoy a unique cycle tour through the streets of Belfast on the beer bike. Travel in style and experience Belfast's landmarks in a completely different way while you raise a toast with your companions as you travel! You can even stop off for a pint in some of Belfast's most famous pubs. Choose from two tours: 1 hour City Centre Tour or 2 hour City Centre and Cathedral Quarter Tour. Read more >>

Belfast Hidden Tour

Reserve a space on the ultimate experience for taking in the culture and craic that Belfast has to offer. Located in a private bar in Maddens Bar, begin with a tasting session of local drinks including whiskey, gin, cider, beer and a local potato based vodka. Irish musicians, dancers and story tellers will regale you with the city's unique story and there will be a live Irish music session to finish. Shows are on Friday and Saturday nights from 7pm during the summer months. Read more >>

Belfast Music Tour

Take a bus journey through the heart of this rock and roll city. Sit back, relax, and enjoy tunes and tales from Them and Van Morrison, by way of awesome guitar players, traditional and folk, to punk rock and Hollywood soundtracks. Finish up at the Belfast Music exhibition at the Oh Yeah Music Centre, Cathedral Quarter. Departs monthly on Saturdays. Tour starts 2pm at the Ulster Hall, Bedford Street and tickets are available at Visit Belfast Welcome Centre. Read more >>

Game of Thrones Tours

Game of Thrones is one of the most popular and successful fantasy TV series ever made. It's filmed in the Titanic Studios, Belfast and across various locations throughout Northern Ireland including the Cushendun Caves, Murlough Bay, Ballintoy Harbour, Larrybane, Antrim plateau, Castle Ward, Inch Abbey and Downhill Strand. Get the full experience and tour the Game of Thrones Northern Ireland filming locations while you are here. Our rugged coast lines, historic castles and breathtaking scenery is the perfect setting for the epic story. Read more >>

Political Mural Tours

Political Mural tours offer an insight to the trouble past of Belfast with a wide range of bus, taxi and walking tours. Learn about the significance of Belfast's murals, gain insight into the conflict and see how it has shaped the local communities. Recently listed as one of Europe's most alternative city tours, book a Coiste Irish Political Tour for a uniquely Belfast experience. Read more >>

Hilden Brewery Bike and Brew Tour 

Explores Belfast’s Cathedral and Titanic Quarters before joining the beautiful River Lagan Towpath along the Lagan Valley Regional Park to award winning Hilden Brewing Company, the oldest independent brewery in Ireland. En route, stop for coffee at the picturesque Lockkeeper’s Inn near Shaw’s Bridge, then take a short tour of Hilden Brewery, with crafted beer samples and a scrumptious lunch – included as part of the overall experience and tour price. Most people then return to Belfast via the nearby train station. This tour is popular with hens and stags and connoisseurs of finely crafted beers – it is a beautiful cycle with an enjoyable finish! This tour is booked by arrangement only and is dependent on minimum numbers. Read more >>

Wee Tram Tour

There's nothing quite like the Wee Tram! Hop on and hop off for two days travel around the attractions of the Titanic Quarter. On board you’ll hear amazing stories of the shipyard, with photography, video material and local knowledge on screens in each tram carriage. You can even wear your very own Edwardian ‘duncher' as you travel! (it’s the old yardmen’s cap). Read more >>

Titanic Boat Tour

The only provider of boat tours around Belfast Harbour where the Titanic was designed, built and launched. Enjoy a unique perspective of the changing face of Belfast's historic harbour which has seen over 10,000 ships built during it's long history. Explore all the sites in the Titanic Quarter on the hop on, hop off water taxi service. Read more >>

Belfast Pub Crawl – Original Belfast Tours

This is a one of a kind night out in Belfast, through the streets of the city where you'll visit some of the best nightlife areas. Visit some of our favorite pubs, bars, lounges, and clubs. Enjoy great drink specials and look out for the free shots along the way. The bars are hand picked and at the end of the Original Belfast Pub Crawl we will head straight into one of Belfast’s best night clubs, where you will dance the night away! So come crawl with us and let us show you why we love this city! Read more >>

Food Tour

2016 is Northern Ireland's Year of Food and Drink and what better way to celebrate than with a foodie adventure? There are a number of delicious food tours on offer that depart from Belfast. Visit some artisan food producers whose products are served on the table of Michelin starred restaurants across the country, learn about the complex distilling process of award winning whiskey and artisan gin or the brewing techniques of our craft beers and ciders. Round the day off with a sumptuous meal in an award winning restaurant. Book a Grub Crawl with McCombs which runs once or twice a month, or check listings for NI Food Tours, to experience the finest in local produce. 

Mourne Trails & Ales Tour

What could be better than a tour on mountain bikes with beers? This is a fully guided cycling tour sampling the iconic trails of the Mourne Mountains alongside a select batch of the Mourne Mountains Brewery’s equally iconic ales. You’ll get to experience the very best of the Mournes, their rich heritage, myths and legends, all of which provide the inspiration behind the ales! Read more >>