Belfast Political and Mural Tour

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Belfast Political and Mural Tour

Belfast Political and Mural Tour is one of the most popular tours in Belfast. Belfast is a beautiful, vibrant city with a thriving nightlife scene it is a popular holiday destination, but it has a conquered past.

For over 35 years, the city was enthralled in a bloody civil war. Fought between the mainly nationalist catholic community and mainly loyalist protestant community.

Out of the chaos came some of Belfast’s most recognizable landmarks, its Murals. Belfast Mural Tour will take you from east to west, north to south, taking in both sides of the community and how they depicted their war efforts through amazingly detailed Murals.

Northern Ireland has become famous for the Murals painted in almost every area of the country. They often depict the history and political views of both traditions and are a way of marking territory.

These wall paintings often look intimidating, but they have become as much of a tourist attraction as many of the regular attractions within Belfast and beyond, and one of the must-do in if visiting Belfast (Belfast black taxi tour).

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Private Mural tours of Belfast includes the main Belfast Peace Wall separating the Loyalist Shankill Road and the Republic Falls Road areas. The wall has been signed by both the Dalai Lama and President Clinton.

The private mural tour Belfast accompanied by a local guide the Standard Belfast Murals Tour is 90 minutes in duration but may be extended on request.

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belfast mural tour Itinerary

Divis Tower: It was built in 1966 as part of the now-demolished Divis Flats complex, which comprised twelve 8-story blocks of terraces and flats, named after the nearby Divis Mountain. The tower, a vertical complex of 96 flats housing approx 110 residents, was designed by architect Frank Robertson for the Northern Ireland Housing Trust

The site on which the Tower stands was previously the site of the Sir Charles Lanyon-designed Falls Road Methodist Church, which opened in 1854 and closed in 1966. British Army observation post In response to Provisional IRA and INLA activity in the area, the British Army constructed an observation post on the roof in the 1970s and occupied the top two floors of the building. At the height of the Troubles, the Army was only able to access the post by helicopter.

International Wall Falls Road Murals: Northern Ireland has become famous for the murals painted in almost every area of the country. They often depict the history and political views of both traditions and are a way of marking territory.

Clonard Monastery: Clonard Monastery is a Catholic church and monastery, located off the Falls Road in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The complex was developed by the Catholic Redemptorists’ religious order. Members of this religious order came to Belfast originally in 1896.

Bombay Street memorial garden: In 1969, a sectarian mob burned 1,500 residents from their homes on Bombay Street, Belfast Around 1,500 Catholic families were left homeless. 

Peace Wall: The peace lines or peace walls are a series of separation barriers in Northern Ireland that separate predominantly Republican and Nationalist Catholic neighborhoods from predominantly Loyalist and Unionist Protestant neighborhoods. The first peace lines were built in 1969, following the outbreak of the 1969 Northern Ireland riots and the Troubles They were built as temporary structures meant to last only six months, but due to their effective nature, they have become wider, longer, and more permanent.

Shankill Road and Murals: The Shankill Road (from Irish, Seanchill, meaning “old church” is one of the main roads leading through west Belfast, the capital and largest city of Northern Ireland It runs through the working-class, predominantly loyalist area known as the Shankill.

Crumlin Road Jail/Gaol: Crumlin Road features two imposing structures of Belfast’s criminal justice system, the Crumlin Road Gaol (Jail) and Courthouse. Please note there is no time for the official Crumlin Road Jail tour.

Tour Price Options?

  • Up to 4 Passengers £120

    Tour Duration 1.5 Hours | Luxury Transportation | Private Guided Tour | Free Hotel and Port Pickup

  • 5 Passengers £150

    Tour Duration 1.5 Hours | Luxury Transportation | Private Guided Tour | Free Hotel and Port Pickup

  • 6 Passengers £180

    Tour Duration 1.5 Hours | Luxury Transportation | Private Guided Tour | Free Hotel and Port Pickup

  • 7 Passengers £210

    Tour Duration 1.5 Hours | Luxury Transportation | Private Guided Tour | Free Hotel and Port Pickup

Additional Information

  • This is a private Belfast Political and Mural Tour / activity. Only your group will participate
  • Private Tour and Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (from any location within Belfast Centre)
  • Our Tours do not include Entrance fees
  • Admission charge to Giants Causeway, Rope Bridge, Dunluce Castle
  • Food and Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Beverages

Departure: Location changes with every customer depending on individual requirements please ensure that your pick-up location is included in your booking inquiry. This tour begins with a pick-up from any location within Belfast City Centre Free of charge.  Any location outside of Belfast will be at an additional cost.

We pick-up from

  • Belfast Cruise Ship Terminal
  • Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour
  • Address, or Intersection, Monument/Building
  • Airport

 Airports

  • Belfast International Airport, Belfast Northern Ireland
  • Belfast City Airport, Belfast Northern Ireland
  • Airport pickup and drop-off included (Within Belfast)
  • Also Available outside Belfast Anywhere in N. Ireland / Dublin at an Additional Cost.

Port
Belfast Northern Ireland Ports Belfast Cruise Terminal
Free Port pickup and drop-off included (Within Belfast) We adjust our times to suit the ship’s arrival and departure.

Return Details
Returns to the original departure point or anywhere within Belfast city center

  • There is a walking on what are sometimes uneven surfaces during this tour. Please come dressed appropriately for not only the season, but also for the activity
  • Warm clothing
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Lightweight raincoat just in case
  • Once a deposit or full payment has been made and you need to cancel your trip. Cancellation terms will be applied based on the date that the written cancellation is received and based on the following dates prior to tour commencement. Cancellation fees as listed below.

  • Please note Booking Fees and PayPal Transaction Fees are non-refundable.

  • For cancellation within 14 days from the start of the period of hire, Tour the deposit will be non-refundable. If a booking is canceled within 7 days from the start of the period of hire, the full amount will be charged.

  • If the customer does not appear at the time and place designated as the pick-up location – all monies paid will be non-refundable.

  • All booking amendments made within 3 hours on the same day are free of charge. All booking amendments made less than 3 hours for the same or different date will be charged additional costs.

  • Tickets for events or attractions are non-refundable.

  • Airport and coach transfer services are non-refundable.

  • Cruise Ship passengers will receive a full refund if your ship itinerary changes and does not dock at Belfast Cruise Terminal.

Q: How long is Belfast Political and Mural Tour?
A: Belfast Political and Mural Tour approximately 1.5 hours long.

Q: What is the typical group size for Belfast Political and Mural Tour?
A: Group sizes for Belfast Political and Mural Tour are capped at a maximum of 7 travelers.
We also cater to large groups (price on request)

Q: What languages is the Belfast Political and Mural Tour offered in?
A: Belfast Political and Mural Tour is offered in English and Turkish

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