Walking Holiday on Northern Ireland's
|A 53 mile section
of the The Ulster Way walking trail around Northern Ireland, situated in
the sheltered waters of the North Channel between Northern Ireland and the
Mull of Kintyre, Scotland.
Online booking available
|This magnificent self guided walking holiday combines many varied habitats, a fascinating mixture of seaside towns, small harbours, tidal beaches and rolling hills. The Giant's Causeway, Carrick-a-Rede rope-bridge, a day trip to Rathlin Island and the Glens of Antrim are among the many highlights.|
7 nights, 6 days walking
Min/max daily distance:
Average Daily distance:
Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge
Glens of Antrim
route is clearly way-marked to provide reassurance on your hiking vacation.
This is a popular walking tour and we have carefully selected comfortable accommodation to ensure you are well rested each night after a busy day hiking and sightseeing.
Day1: Arrive Portrush
Optional Extra Day in Portrush
Day 2: Portrush to Giant's Causeway/Bushmills 8 miles easy
Optional Extra Day in Causeway
Day 3: Giant's Causeway/Bushmills to Ballintoy 10 miles easy
Day 4: Ballintoy to Ballycastle 8 miles easy
Day 5: day trip to Rathlin Island 2-14 miles to suit
Day 6: Ballycastle to Orra Beg 11.5 miles moderate
Day 7: Orra Beg to Waterfoot or Cushendall 14.5 or 17 miles moderate
Day 8: depart Cushendall
can walk this hiking tour over 6 days at about 9 miles per day. These distances
are only a suggestion. If you would like to walk longer or shorter distances,
we can arrange that too.
Why not combine this walking holiday with a hiking tour in another part of the UK. Our staff will be happy to advise and arrange necessary transfers.
This walking holiday in the UK operates March to October and in either direction.
Short walking breaks are also available, with 2 or 3 days walking. Just select the part of the path you want to walk.
The above distances are only a suggestion.
Online booking available. A deposit of £55 per person is required to secure the booking, with the balance due 6 weeks before departure.
|How to get there|
| By Plane
to Belfast or Londonderry where we can arrange transfer to Portrush
By Sea to Belfast or Larne
By Car to Portrush or Cushendall where parking is available
By Train / Bus to Portrush