Road Trips

Self Drive Itineraries Lough Neagh

Enjoy one of Northern Ireland’s epic road trips around the largest lake in the UK & Ireland; Lough Neagh. We have put together three self-drive itineraries will take you off the beaten track to see some of Lough Neagh’s most beautiful locations. Each itinerary has been designed to be complete in one day, but you can change it to suit your schedule. We’ve recommended places to visit, eat and stay with approximate timings for your trip.


Lough Neagh Scenic Road Trip

Coyle’s Cottage

This fabulous scenic road trip takes you to some of Lough Neagh’s most Instagram / selfie worthy places, including; Oxford Island & Kinnego Marina, Yellow Door Deli (to stock up for a picnic), Maghery Country Park, Washingbay, Ardboe Cross, Coyle’s Cottage, Ballyronan Marina, Ardtara Country House & Walshe’s Hotel. Click here for the full details

Lough Neagh Foodie Road Trip

Soda Farls at Bakehouse NI
Soda Farls at Bakehouse NI

Pipped as one of the best food tours from Belfast, our culinary adventure around Lough Neagh is a self guided tour where you will enjoy some of the most delicious produce from the region. Be prepared to roll your sleeves up and get involved in baking wonderful treats to enjoy along the way. You’ll meet many of the locals who can’t wait to share stories of their life and give you a glimpse into their home in this unique part of Ireland. You’ll visit; Long Meadow Farm, Rosehill House, Bakehouse NI, Hillstown Farm and stay at Dunadry Hotel – click here for full details

Lough Neagh Heritage Road Trip

Rosehill House Lough Neagh
Rosehill House Lough Neagh

Take a road trip around Lough Neagh to explore some fascinating heritage sites including castle ruins, round towers, secluded islands and beautiful gardens. Our itinerary suggests where to stop for lunch and where to rest your head for an unforgettable trip to Ireland’s largest lake. On this itinerary you will visit Antrim Round Tower, Antrim Castle Gardens & Clotworthy House, Ram’s Island, The Still House for dinner and stay at Clenaghans apartments. Click here for full details