Northen Irelands has thrilling links golf, stunning cycle routes, some of the best wreck-diving in the world, and enclosed loughs and rivers that are perfect for beginner kayaking and paddleboarding, and much more to discover during your break.
The UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Giant’s Causeway is one of the region's most popular attractions, but a stellar line up of natural wonders await for those who go off the beaten track. Visit the Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark, the idyllic Fermanagh Lakelands and the captivating Mourne Mountains, which inspired CS Lewis’s Narnia.
From cosy traditional music sessions in pubs to electric atmospheres in nightclubs, you can count on the Irish for a lively night out in Belfast or Londonderry. Belfast's rich industrial and shipbuilding history is evident throughout the city and you can learn more about one of its more iconic ships at the Titanic Museum. But if you'd rather get away from it all, retreat to the remote bog land of Tyrone or the tranquil Fermanagh Lakelands for fresh air, spectacular views and a refreshing lack of phone signal.
Northern Ireland is renowned for its whiskey, so pay a visit to The Old Bushmills Distillery. If gin is more your thing, then take a trip to Rademon Estate Distillery where Shortcross gin is produced. Following a designated Year of Food and Drink in 2016, there has been a real restaurant boom. The region's meat and dairy produce are among the highest standard in the world. Try one of the many Michelin-rated restaurants and you will see why.
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