Things to do in Northern Ireland – Things to see and do in the North Coast of Ireland

The North Coast of Northern  Ireland is known for its rugged spectacular landscape, making it appealing to walkers, sporting enthusiasts, and hikers. However, it also offers travellers a chance to see the more authentic life of those who live in the villages and towns of the area. Life in the Northwest is simple, quaint, and idyllic, and this makes for a great stay at a B&B. Here are the top ten things to see in the North Coast of Northern Ireland during a visit…

Giants Causeway –

This geological wonder is a must-see for anyone who is visiting the beautiful stores of Northern Ireland. It is the country’s only World Heritage Site and is surrounded by an area of outstanding beauty. The stories of myth and legend add to the enjoyment of a visit.

There is plenty to see and do for any visitor including the modern Visitor Centre and of course the polygonal stones that will take your breath away.

Book a tour of the Giants Causeway with Odyssey coach tours to experience this world wonder.

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge –

Are you brave enough to cross the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, well if you book a tour with Odyssey Coach tours you will find out.

Originally erected to take fisherman across to a small island to fish for salmon, this rope bridge overlooks a 30-metre and 20-metre wide chasm and will set the pulses running if you decide to have a go.

Read more about the Carrick-a-Rede Rope bridge here

Old Bushmills Distillery –

Another venue on the Odyssey tour is the world famous Old Bushmills Distillery. You will get the opportunity to take a guided tour of Ireland’s Oldest working distillery and get to sample the finest Irish Whiskey around. There is also a lovely relaxing bar to enjoy the Irish hospitality or excellent gift shop to grab some souvenirs.

Read more about the Bushmills Distillery here 

Dunluce Castle –

This breathtaking Castle Ruin is another must-see on a visit to the North Coast. Originally built by the MacQuillan family and later seized by the MacDonnell clan it is fascinating history to learn about during your visit. Modern technology allows you to discover the stories of a bygone age via audio-visual tour and smartphone app.

Read more about Dunluce Castle

This is only a small snippet of the things you can see and do on a visit to the North coast of Northern Ireland, book your tour today with us to enjoy the whole of the Causeway Coastal Route is all its glory.