Lough Neagh Tours offer guests an opportunity to 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.

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Shane’s Castle Tour

  • Visit the iconic Shane’s Castle
  • Receive a guided tour from a local expert
  • Visit locations used for Game of Thrones
  • Enjoy afternoon tea in the railway station
Lough Neagh Tours - Wilderness

The Wilderness Adventure

  • Foraging in the hedgerows at Lough Neagh
  • Build a shelter
  • Learn Essential Survival Skills
  • Canoe on Lough Neagh
Lough Neagh Tours - Craic 'N Food

Craic ‘n Food and Drink Tour

  • Meet a Lough Neagh Fisherman
  • Sample Lough Neagh Eels
  • Buffalo farm visit and tasting
  • Enjoy local Ciders, Chutneys, cheeses and more at the Old Thatch Inn
  • Enjoy a trad music session and beer tasting at the Crosskeys Inn
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Ram’s Island Tour

  • Take a boat trip on Lough Neagh to Ram’s Island
  • Visit the 1000 year old Round Tower
  • Enjoy the ruins of the O’Neill Families 19th Century Summer House
  • Enjoy afternoon lunch on Ram’s Island
Crosskeys Inn

The Crosskeys Flyer

  • Visit the oldest thatched pub in Ireland
  • Experience their famous music sessions
  • Enjoy a perfectly poured pint of Guinness.
  • Relax with a selection of Irish whiskies by the open turf fire.

EHOD Tour 2018

  • Enjoy a Baking Demonstration at Arthur Cottage
  • Visit Coyle’s Cottage on the Western Shores of Lough Neagh
  • Take a trip to The Old Thatch Inn
  • Relax in the Crosskeys Inn, the oldest thatch pub in Ireland
Long Meadow

Heartland Food & Drink Tour

  • Enjoy a tour around the Harnett Estate and enjoy some of their delicious oils
  • Visit Long Meadow Cider and treat yourself to some of their fantastic Ciders
  • Enjoy a feast of local produce in the beautiful Crannagael House
  • Pour yourself a pint of Guinness in Tomney’s Bar
Still House

Moira Food & Drink Tour

  • Visit a local cider producer, see how it’s made then enjoy a generous sample.
  • Sample locally baked breads from artisan bread producers.
  • Enjoy canapes from Ireland’s only female Michelin star chef.
Heaney HomePlace

Seamus Heaney HomePlace and Landscape Tour

  • Experience the Landscape that inspired Seamus Heaney.
  • Enjoy afternoon tea at Ballyscullion House with breathtaking views over Lough Beg.
  • Explore the HomePlace then enjoy a meal, music and poetry readings at the Old Thatch Inn.


  • One of the most easily identifiable monuments along the shoreline of Lough Neagh, the Ardboe Cross is a treasure whose significance can easily be missed.   Attending the Western Forts Tour was the first time, much to my own shame, that I visited the Ardboe......

  • Steeped in history, heritage, folklore, fauna and culture, the shores of Lough Neagh – the largest freshwater lake in the United Kingdom – provide the backdrop for a unique set of one day tours which are being launched just in time for summer.The diverse range......

  • Steeped in history, heritage, folklore, fauna and culture, the shores of Lough Neagh – the largest freshwater lake in the United Kingdom – provide the backdrop for a unique set of day tours. The tours departing from Belfast are aimed at local, national and international......