Lough Neagh Tours offer guests an opportunity to meet the Irish locals and immerse themselves in heritage, history and hospitality around this unique lake – the largest in the UK and Ireland. Departing from Belfast city centre to the shores of Lough Neagh, an area world renowned for its folklore, flora, fauna and eel, guests are transported to an untapped wilderness likened to the Florida Everglades. Be one of the first to experience its untouched landscape, to meet the locals and to sample the unique charm and fantastic culinary delights this summer.
Below are a range of sample itineraries for group bookings. These can be arranged with or without transport. The various tours can be mixed and matched to suit your group.
Please telephone for a quote.
Tel No. 028 7941 7941
Shane’s Castle Tour
Visit Shanes Castle on the shores of Lough Neagh, ancestral home of the Clanaboy O’Neills and one of the locations for Game of Thrones filming.
The Wilderness Adventure
Discover the rugged wilds of the Lough Neagh shore and learn how it’s inhabitants used the natural environment to survive the often harsh conditions.
Ram’s Island Tour
Take a short boat journey to Ram’s Island where you will explore a round tower from the remains of a 1000 year old Celtic monastic settlement.
The Crosskeys Flyer
Enjoy a traditional evening in Ireland’s oldest thatched pub; The Crosskeys Inn, famous for its traditional Irish music sessions by the open turf fire
Irish Thatch Tour
Experience a tour taking in famous thatched properties around Lough Neagh, including Arthur Cottage, Coyle’s Cottage, Rosehill House, The Old Thatch Inn and the Crosskeys Inn
Heartland Food & Drink Tour
Explore the tastes of the southern shores of Lough Neagh with local ciders, oils and more with the Heartland Food & Drink Tour.
Moira Food & Drink Tour
Join us on an indulgent food tour in the area surrounding Moira; you’ll be astounded by the quality food produced in this neck of the woods.
Hidden Gems of Ireland Tour
Take a tour of Ireland’s Hidden Gems at Lough Neagh with a local tour guide, Visit ancient healing sites, castles, forts and scenic viewpoints. Enjoy lunch at a local venue.
The Shore Food Tour
Tour of the Lough Neagh Fisheries Visitor centre.On the tour, you will meet a local fisherman, and sample some traditionally cooked Lough Neagh Eels & Pollan. A local fisherman will take you on a short boat trip and tell tales of the life of a fisherman. To finish the tour, we’ll take you to Ireland’s oldest thatched pub, where you’ll enjoy Whiskey & chocolate tasting along with a toe- tapping trad music session.
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