Explore Belfast

Ever been charmed by a city? Allow us to introduce Belfast.

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.

 Belfast offers

 

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.

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.

Wherever you go in the city, 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, one of the best indoor markets in the UK and Ireland.

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.

 

Download the Belfast: Go Explore App!

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

Experience a 360 virtual tour around the city’s top attractions including Titanic Belfast, Crumlin Road Gaol, St George’s Market and Belfast City Hall.

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.

  

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Spontaneous, surprising and sensory: be charmed by Belfast

Spontaneous, surprising and sensory: be charmed by Belfast

Experience ultimate immersion in Titanic’s home town where you’ll be dwarfed by dry docks, fly high on a gantry ride and hop aboard the world’s last remaining White Star Line Ship. Follow your senses and find treasures under the arches of a Victorian market. Get your hands on a prized antique, that elusive first edition or a piping hot bacon sandwich. By night, toast with locals under the hum of gaslight in a pub so perfect, it hasn’t changed for centuries >

Welcome to Beyond Belfast: this is where the magic happens

Welcome to Beyond Belfast: this is where the magic happens

Don’t hold back on the Causeway Coastal Route. Get your feet wet on the Causeway’s volcanic steps and swing with the gentle sway of the Carrick-a-rede rope bridge. Views like those from Dunluce Castle don’t happen every day, so take your time, and take pictures. Getting a fantasy vibe? That’ll be the Game of Thrones affect: this landscape is its set. Winterfell, The Stormlands, the Iron Islands? Castle Ward, Carrick-a-rede, Ballintoy Harbour >