The Regions of Ireland - North


The North region of Ireland is renowned for its friendly people and natural beauty. From Donegal to Belfast our activities and attractions bring together these qualities in a great package of things to do throughout the region. Tour around scenic Donegal and historic Sligo or cruise in style in the Fermanagh Lakelands.  Follow the high roads through the Mourne Mountains or cycle casually around the Causeway Coast.

Things to do in the North and North West of Ireland

Visit the enchanting Glenveagh National Park and Castle in Donegal. Donegal is perfect for touring with its dramatic scenery and coastline.

Hike to the top of Ben Bulben in Sligo and take in the splendid Yeats County from on high.  Visit the famous poets grave.

The Giants Causeway in County Antrim is a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its polygonal columns of layered basalt resulting from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago.

The Causeway Coastal Route covers 80 miles of coastline across two counties, beginning in Belfast in the south-east of Antrim and ending in the Walled City of Derry, in the north-west. Highlights are Giants Causeway, Carrick-a rede Rope Bridge, Dunluce Castle, Glenariff Forest Park, White Rocks Beach and the Walled City of Derry.

The Fermanagh Lakelands region is an intricate patchwork quilt of woodland, forest, parkland and wetland. Enjoy glorious views and stunning panoramas of the natural environment.

The City of Derry is the only remaining completely walled city in Ireland and one of the finest examples of Walled Cities in Europe.

Bushmills Distillery in County Antrim is Ireland's oldest working whiskey distillery, Bushmills is the only distillery in Ireland to make triple-distilled malt whiskey.