Private Giants Causeway Express Tour


Giants Causeway tour from Belfast half day

Are you looking for a remarkable experience during your stay in Northern Ireland? Look no further than the Giants Causeway Express tour! With this half-day tour from Belfast, you’ll have the opportunity to visit the incredible Giant’s Causeway, known as the ‘8th wonder of the world.’ The 40,000 hexagonal stone columns, located along the Atlantic coast of Northern Ireland, are truly a sight to behold. 

You’ll have free time to explore the area at your own pace and admire the unique geological formations that make up the only UNESCO World Heritage Site in Northern Ireland.

But that’s not all! During your 5-hour private tour from Belfast, you’ll travel through the breathtaking Irish countryside and see the ruins of Dunluce Castle. Once you arrive at the Giant’s Causeway, be sure to climb the fascinating stones and take in the awe-inspiring scenery around you. 

If you’re looking for a full-day adventure, check out our full-day private Giants Causeway tour from Belfast. With this tour, you can maximize your time in Northern Ireland and make memories that will last a lifetime.

Giants Causeway Express Tour


Best half day tour from belfast

Exploring the unique rock formations at Giant's Causeway

Situated in Northern Ireland, Giant’s Causeway is a natural wonder that attracts visitors from all over the world. The attraction’s crowning glory is undoubtedly its exquisite rock formations. These formations are comprised of impressive basalt columns that resemble a series of giant stepping stones, and they are simply breathtaking to behold. 

Anyone who visits Giant’s Causeway has the opportunity to explore the area and walk along the columns while admiring their exquisite, symmetrical hexagonal shape. As you take in the sights, you’ll have a chance to marvel at nature’s intricate artistry and imagine the incredible volcanic forces that helped shape this unbelievable landscape. 

Whether you’re an ardent geology enthusiast or just someone who appreciates the extraordinary beauty of the natural world, Giant’s Causeway is sure to leave you in a state of sheer awe. So, do not miss the opportunity to visit this awe-inspiring attraction; it’s an experience you won’t soon forget!

The legend and myths surrounding Giant's Causeway

Giant’s Causeway is not just a geological wonder; it’s also a place steeped in legends and myths. According to one of the most famous stories, the causeway was built by the giant Finn McCool as a way to reach Scotland and challenge his rival, Benandonner. 

As the story goes, Finn McCool’s plan didn’t go as expected, and he ended up fleeing from the much larger Benandonner. The remnants of this mythical tale can still be seen at the causeway, where the columns are said to be the remains of the causeway itself.

 Immerse yourself in the legends and let your imagination run wild as you explore this mystical place.

Additional Information
  • 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


  • 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.

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
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By paying a small deposit upfront, you can rest assured that your adventure Giants Causeway tour is fully booked and you won’t have to pay the remaining balance until the day after your tour.

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Combining two activities in one tour it a great choice for the one that wants to do it all in one day! 

Giants Causeway Express Tour Itinerary

Please note: The tour has only three stops and is designed for customers who have a limited amount of time, in Belfast City and at the Belfast Cruise Ship Terminal.

This is a typical itinerary. It can be modified to suit your individual needs and desires.

Your tour will begin with a scenic drive through Northern Ireland’s lush green fields and breathtaking countryside, then stop at the country’s most beautiful avenue of beech trees, The Dark Hedges to take in the breathtaking views of this beautiful avenue of beech trees. This luxury tour includes commentary by a local expert who will tell you about this area’s history, culture, and traditions.

The Dark Hedges: One of the most popular natural phenomena in Northern Ireland, the Dark Hedges were used as a set for the hit TV series Game of Thrones. It was the famous King’s Road in Season 2. The hedges were planted by the Stuart family in the eighteenth century.  

Dunluce Castle: We arrive at one of the most dramatic castle ruins in the world. Prepare to be amazed at the way this old castle hangs over the edge of the cliffs. Part of the Dunluce Castle fell into the sea in the 1600s, and some servants died in the tragedy. Since that time, it is believed to be haunted by unfortunate servants.

Giants Causeway: You will visit the only UNESCO World Heritage Site in Northern Ireland. Stop at the Giant’s Causeway to enjoy around 1.5 hours of exploring the 40,000 interlocking hexagonal stone columns on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. Hexagonal basalt columns formed during a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. 

Frequently asked questions | FAQ

From Belfast’s Great Victoria Street, take the train to Coleraine. The journey should last about 1 hour 15 minutes. When you arrive in Coleraine, get either the 170 or 420 bus, both of which run directly to the Giant’s Causeway.

51 miles
How far is it from Belfast to Giant’s Causeway? The distance between Belfast and Giant’s Causeway is 51 miles. The road distance is 60.9 miles.

The Giant’s Causeway itself is free to enter and it is possible to do a self-guided tour around the area. The main attraction is undoubtedly the causeway’s 40,000 hexagonal basalt columns, and natural rock formations such as the ‘Giant’s Boot’, the ‘Organ’ and the ‘Wishing Chair’.

Visiting Giant’s Causeway needs some consideration if you are not at least of average fitness. The visit includes a roadside climb down to the rocks but more importantly the steep climb back up. Allow at least 2 hours on a fine day to explore the site. or you can your Chauffeur Service which is better way to see Causeway Coast.

How long will my visit take? As the Titanic Experience is a self-guided tour, the duration does depend upon pace and level of interest of our customers, however an average visit lasts 1½ – 2½ hours. This is normally followed by 30mins – 1 hour on board SS Nomadic.

You Can Visit Giant’s Causeway Without Paying

To skip the fees simply park away from the visitors centre. The lot at Giant’s Causeway & Bushmills Railway is just a few pounds and a short walk away. You may also find a local farmer who will let you park and walk from his land for a small fee.

To walk onsite to Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre and Causeway Hotel, you can park in the nearby seaside village of Portballintrae and walk part of the Causeway Coast Way, (called the Yellow Trail on our maps) and then the Green Trail which links to the Red Trail.

Tourists began to flow to the Giant’s Causeway during the nineteenth century. After the National Trust took over its care in the 1960s and removed some commercialism, the Causeway became a well established tourist attraction. Visitors were able to walk over the basalt columns right at the edge of the sea.

It’s easy to reach the Giant’s Causeway – it’s just 60 miles north of Belfast. … You can wave to Scotland en route – the Scottish mainland is just 13 miles away in some parts, such as Tor Head in Northern Ireland to the Mull of Kintyre.

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Formed 50 to 60 million years ago, during the Paleogene Period, the Giant’s Causeway resulted from successive flows of lava inching toward the coast and cooling when they contacted the sea.

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Our Private Services

We provide friendly and professional drivers, who have experience touring the country and skills to negotiate city centres.

It is a pleasure to be driven by a prepared, safe and skilful chauffeur. Helping with doors, luggage and showing concern for your comfort and safety, that’s what it means to be a professional chauffeur. 

We sanitise, vacuum and prepare our vehicles before every job. Services provided can extend to corporate wait and return, as directed by passenger, chauffeur-driven day tours, Services from Belfast and extended chauffeur-driven tours of the entire Northern Ireland. 

Fully licensed insured professional chauffeurs / Guide capable of taking up to 7 passengers comfortably in style. Our vehicles are available with front-facing seats. Conference style is available upon request.

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