Explore Belfast and Northern Ireland

Discover the legend of Titanic and home of Game of Thrones

With dramatic coastlines, rolling landscapes and vibrant cities full of character, Northern Ireland’s unique stories are just waiting to be discovered. 

Visit Belfast and experience a Titanic city full of surprises and hidden gems. Soak up the lively atmosphere, stroll along fine Victorian streets, enjoy world-class visitor attractions and indulge in a café, restaurant and entertainment scene that can rival any city in Europe. Most of all, we invite you to enjoy the experience of visiting a city that truly welcomes you.

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Explore Belfast in 360 virtual reality

Download the free Belfast Go Explore app and immerse yourself in an incredible 360 virtual reality journey through Belfast and Northern Ireland.

Explore the legend of Titanic, the most famous ship in the world, or discover what prison life was like 150 years ago at Crumlin Road Gaol. 

Walking or taking a taxi tour around Belfast are the best ways to appreciate all that it has to offer. Look out for the colourful murals on walls around the city. From political themes to local heroes, the murals are an integral part of Belfast’s modern history.

The city’s pubs, streets and Victorian music halls are alive with the sound of music. Head to Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter for a mix of old traditional pubs and trendy bars, as well as award-winning restaurants and live music.
Breathtaking countryside, magnificent mountains and beautiful beaches are all on Belfast’s doorstep. Take a trip to the stunning Giant’s Causeway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, or re-enact scenes from HBO’s Game of Thrones which is filmed at a number of locations across Northern Ireland.

Wherever you go in Northern Ireland, you’ll find fabulous food and drink. And with 2016 being Northern Ireland’s Year of Food and Drink, there’s never been a better time to visit! Sample a huge range of local food and drink at the lively and colourful St George’s Market in Belfast, one of the best indoor markets in the UK and Ireland. 

Download the Belfast: Go Explore App!

Download the free Belfast Go Explore app and immerse yourself in an incredible virtual reality journey through Belfast and Northern Ireland.
Experience a 360 virtual tour around Northern Ireland’s top attractions including Titanic Belfast, the Giant’s Causeway, Crumlin Road Gaol and St George’s Market. 

The Belfast Go Explore app is available from the Google Play Store and App Store. We recommend using Samsung Galaxy s5, s6, s7 and Alpha or iPhone 5 and 6 smartphones for the best user experience. The app is viewable with or without a Google Cardboard or other virtual reality viewer.