Ask for Mo, who will passionately describe "The Troubles" Belfast has endured for centuries. Our tour lasted about two hours and was worth every minute.
Get a local’s insight into the Troubles that divided Belfast and how they shaped the city and its street art on this intimate street art tour. See colorful murals created by both Nationalist and Loyalist communities, including the celebrated Peace Wall, as you travel around Belfast with ease in a London-style black cab.
Enjoy a street art tour of the many murals that adorn Belfast’s houses, walls, and “peace walls”, built to divide warring communities. You’ll learn about the Troubles, when Nationalists and Loyalists fought over whether Northern Ireland should unite with the rest of Ireland or remain a part of the United Kingdom, and see their impact on the city’s street art.
As you travel in a London-style black taxi, your guide uses photos and videos from the 1960s to explain the neighborhoods you visit. You’ll feel the atmosphere as you stand on the exact spots where historic events took place and learn the stories of the individuals involved.
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Mo speaks French perfectly. The tour with Mo was perfect : Mo his a very good storyteller. He knows perfectly the history of Belfast and told us a lot of anecdotes. Very kind, Mo picked us up on an easy access car park (1st day...More
We had a very interesting guided tour of the murals. Our guide was Jackie and he had a great knowledge of the local area and he was keen to answer any questions that we had. He also gave us time to study the murals and...More
Michael was a brilliant guide, providing a comprehensive historical context to The Troubles in Belfast and beyond. His style was measured, even handed and hopeful. He was highly knowledgable and answered all of our (many) questions with panache and an excellent sense of humour! I...More