Belfast Iron Islands, Giant’s Causeway
& Dragonstone Cliffs Adventure
New Tour every Sat & Sun
Starts Saturday 8th June 2019
Wear your best hiking boots for the Dragonstone cliffs
Although this is a coach tour, please note that this tour includes a morning walk 2 miles (3kms) to and from the location of the Dragonstone cliffs in season 7, some of which is through open fields. In the afternoon, your hiking boots will be needed a second time at Ballintoy Harbour (the Iron Islands and Dragonstone beach) which has both rocky and sandy surfaces.
THIS TOUR VISITS LOCATIONS NORTH OF BELFAST
07:45 Meet the guide in front of Jurys Inn hotel, Great Victoria Street, Belfast
The coach will arrive shortly after 08:00. It will have ‘Eamonn Rooney’ written on the side.
Depart from Jurys Inn taking the Causeway Coastal Route, passing Carrickfergus Castle and Magheramorne Quarry, location of Castle Black and the Wall.
09:00 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.
11:00 Visit the Dragonstone Cliffs
We hike you for 15 mins (1.5 kms) over a turnstyle and across a sheep field to the Dragonstone cliffs locations in season 7 where Melisandre prophesied her and Varys’ death in Westeros and Jon meets Drogon face-to-face for the first time.
13:00 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 Ballintoy Harbour, location where Theon came ashore on Pyke Island and where both he and his uncle Euron were born again in the ‘Drowned God’. Immediately beside it is the Dragonstone beach location, where Ser Davos seeks the help of Salladhor Saan for the Battle of Blackwater Bay. This is also the season 8 location where Varys tells Jon he should be King and where Daenerys later executes him for treason.
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.
16:45 Photo stop at the Dark Hedges
Photo stop at the haunting avenue of beech trees, through which Arya and Gendry escaped King’s Landing.
17:45 Arrival at Jurys Inn, Great Victoria Street
Arrival and drop-off of all customers at Jurys Inn.
If the weather is too bad to visit the Dragonstone Cliffs, this tour will visit Dunluce Castle (pictured above) instead. Although Dunluce Castle resembles Pyke Castle on the Iron Islands, perched on a cliff edge, it was actually used in season 3 for an exterior establishing shot of Harrenhal.
UNDER 18 POLICY
Please note that:
1. Game of Thrones® is full of adult content and is rated 18+ in the UK and Ireland
2. Our tours include walking treks, often over uneven surfaces, and
3. We have swords and other props on the coach
Accordingly, we do not permit children under the age of 12 to do any of our tours. This is why there is no children’s ticket price. If you purchase a ticket for a young person between 12 and 18, we need a written waiver from a parent or guardian. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, stating the Booking ID and young person’s age.
JURYS INN HOTEL, GREAT VICTORIA STREET
MEETING TIME IS 07:45
DEPARTURE IS AT 08:00 SHARP