LEGENDERRY IRON ISLANDS,
GIANT’S CAUSEWAY & ROPE BRIDGE ADVENTURE
THIS TOUR INCLUDES 2 X 2KM WALKS
Although this is a coach tour, please note that this coach tour also includes two long walks, one in the morning at Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge (2kms), the other in the afternoon at the Giant’s Causeway (2kms). Accordingly, this tour is not recommended for anyone with limited mobility. Please wear outdoor footwear and dress appropriately for the Northern Irish weather.
07:45 Meet the guide in front of the Visit Derry Information Centre
The coach will arrive around 07:45 and the guide will greet everybody, check tickets and start loading passengers.
Depart from Visit Derry, cross the river Foyle and head west towards Castlerock and Downhill beach.
09:00 Burning of the Seven Gods on Dragonstone
Photo stop at Downhill strand which featured in season 2 as Dragonstone beach, where Melisandre burned the effigies of the Seven Gods.
09:40 Photostop at Dunluce Castle
Photo stop at the dramatic ruins of Dunluce, perched on the north coast sea cliffs since the 17th century. This castle was used for an establishing shot of Harrenhal in season 3.
10:15 Visit the Rope Bridge, Renly’s Camp and the Iron Islands Kingsmoot
Visit Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge and Larrybane Chalk Quarry, location of Renly’s camp in the Stormlands and the Iron Born Kingsmoot, where Yara and Euron made rival claims to the Salt Throne.
12:00 Lunch in the Fullerton Arms
A charming guesthouse with restaurant and pub in Ballintoy on the north coast, see www.fullerton-arms.com.
13:15 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.
14:30 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.
16:00 Photo stop at the Dark Hedges
Photo stop at the haunting avenue of beech trees, through which Arya and Gendry escaped King’s Landing.
17:30 Arrival at Visit Derry
Arrival and drop-off of all customers at the Visit Derry Tourist Information Office.
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.
VISIT DERRY TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE
MEETING TIME IS 07:45
DEPARTURE IS AT 08:00 SHARP