LAND ROVER TOUR:
BELFAST IRON ISLANDS ROUTE

THIS TOUR VISITS LOCATIONS NORTH OF BELFAST

 

This private tour departs Belfast toward the the spectacular Glens of Antrim. We can take you to:

  1. Carncastle – where Ned executed the deserter from the Night’s Watch
  2. Cushendun – where Ser Davos leads Melisandre to a cave in the Stormlands
  3. Murlough Bay – where Tyrion and Jorah are captured on Slaver’s Bay
  4. Fair Head – where Jon Snow first meets Drogon on the Dragonstone Cliffs
  5. Larrybane – Renly’s Camp in the Stormlands
  6. Ballintoy – the Iron Islands in seasons 2 and 6.

On this tour you can also visit some of Northern Ireland’s most spectacular places, including the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, the Giant’s Causeway and the ruins of Dunluce Castle. Last stop of the day will be the Dark Hedges, the avenue of serpentine beech trees along which Arya and Gendry escaped King’s Landing. To do all of the above would take almost 12 hours! So if you don’t have 12 hours to do everything, we let you choose your own adventure!

Price for 2018

£450 for the full day*

 

*Entrance fees are not included in this £450 transport service price. Entrance fees on this route could include Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre and Dunluce Castle

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SAMPLE ITINERARY

 

THIS TOUR VISITS LOCATIONS NORTH OF BELFAST

 

08:00 Departure from your hotel

Depart from your hotel early, taking the Causeway Coastal Route, passing Carrickfergus Castle and Magheramorne Quarry, location of Castle Black and the Wall.

09:00 Photo stop at Knock Dhu

Photo stop at the basalt escarpment where Ned executed Wills, deserter from the Night’s Watch and where Littlefinger tells Sansa she is to marry Ramsey Bolton, as part of a plan to avenge the Starks.

09:30 Comfort stop at Carnlough

Morning comfort stop for coffee and restrooms.

10:15 Photo stop at Cushendun Caves

Photo stop in the caves where Melisandre gave birth to a dark spirit.

11:30 Visit Renly’s Camp and the Rope Bridge

Photo stop at Larrybane Chalk Quarry, where Brienne bested Ser Loras Tyrell and Catelyn brought news of Robb’s rebellion to Renly and his army. Cross Carrick-a-rede rope bridge, where a Lord of the Iron Islands will meet his fate in season 6. For those among you who ‘Do Not Sow’, in the trunk of the coach we have lots of distressed leather Iron Born coats and swords.

12:30 Lunch in the Fullerton Arms

A charming guesthouse, restaurant and pub in Ballintoy on the north coast, see www.fullerton-arms.com.

14:00 Visit the Iron Islands

Visit to Ballintoy Harbour, location where Theon came ashore on Pyke Island, where Theon later rededicated his faith to the ‘Drowned God’, where Ser Davos seeks the help of Salladhor Saan for the Battle of Blackwater Bay, and where Gendry escapes Dragonstone in a rowing boat.

15:00 Visit the Giant’s Causeway

Visit to the UNESCO World Heritage site, the geological marvel of 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, formed in the Paleogene Period, 50-60 million years ago.

16:30 Photo stop at Dunluce Castle

Photo stop at the dramatic ruins of Dunluce, perched on the north coast sea cliffs since the 17th century.

17:30 Photo stop at the Dark Hedges

Photo stop at the haunting avenue of beech trees, through which Arya and Gendry escaped King’s Landing.

18:30 Arrival at back at your hotel in Belfast