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Carrickfergus tourist Information Centre and Museum 11 Antrim street, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim,
T: (028) 9335 8049
F: (028) 9335 0350
Newtownabbey combines a unique mix of rural and urban life. Newtownabbey borders the shores of Belfast Lough, reaching north from the city of Belfast and stretching up towards the Glens of Antrim. Holiday and business visitors enjoy the semi-rural location whilst being handy to the buzz and nightlife of Belfast City Centre. Set off from Newtownabbey to see the world famous green Glens of Antrim and the spectacular Giants Causeway. These and many more of Northern Ireland's top tourism attractions are within easy travelling distance of Newtownabbey. The natural landscape makes it an ideal location for all sorts of sporting activities and outdoor pursuits: you can golf, fish, horse ride or enjoy a walk in the areas open spaces and parks. There is plenty for children to do with an excellent range of indoor entertainment and leisure facilities.