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Belfast Mural Tour

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A unique and riveting journey into the most recent conflict in Irish history, Belfast mural tours is a transport based tour with ample opportunities to stop, exit the vehicle, and take amazing photographs of the worlds largest outdoor art gallery.  Accompanied by a local, certified guide our tour delves into the stories behind each mural, exploring the people, neighborhoods, and history of each one. Standard tours are 1.5 hours in duration but may be extended on request. Free pickup and return to your city center hotel is included.

Cruise port pick up add £12.00 per vehicle

Tour start times are 10.00am  12.00pm  2.00pm,, please state when booking your preferred start time and pick up point.
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    Belfast Mural Tours
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
    This is a personal guided tour around the famous Belfast murals. Painted by ex-prisoners from both sides of the community, these murals tell individual stories of conflict, community strife, civil rights and unrest, stories of inspiration, prison protests and much more. Your guide, using local knowledge, will relate stories to you in an understandable format, using photographs/video from the 1960s onward depicting the neighborhoods you will visit. You can almost feel the atmosphere as you stand at the exact spots these events took place on over fifty years later in the present. Vehicles are new MPVs, fully air conditioned, comfortable and safe
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Highlights
  • Discover Belfast’s poignant and politically charged street art 
  • See the colorful Peace Wall signed by the Dalai Lama and Bill Clinton
  • Learn about the history of the Troubles in Northern Ireland
  • A small group ensures a personalized experience
What to Expect
Enjoy a street art tour of the many murals that adorn Belfast’s houses, walls, and “peace walls”, built to divide warring communities. 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 van, your guide uses photos and videos from the 1960s  to explain the neighborhoods you visit. 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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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Any City Center accommodation, cruise port or station
please specify where you require pickup
city center pickup no extra cost
Duration
1h
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if requested)
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Belfast Mural Tours
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 10 years
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Tour start times are 10.00am 10.30AM, 11.00AM 2.00pm,
  • please state when booking your pick up point and preferred time
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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John was an excellent tour guide! He was very knowledgable and encouraged any questions! Would definitely recommend this tour as it helps build an important understanding of the past and present situations in Ireland!
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We had Mark collect us from the hotel, and instantly he had us engrossed with the tour and the history of the city. As someone who didnt understand the issues faced by the people of NI, I honestly felt that I had learnt a better understanding and a respect for those working
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Our driver Mark was knowledgable and gave a fair and balanced account of both of the sides of the political divide. Absolutely superb! Steeped in history and I learnt so much! BRILLIANT 100% RECOMMENDED
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Great tour with Tom - great local knowledge on a very interesting subject - I can’t recommend it enough - don’t confuse with a bus tour this is a one on one tour where questions can easily be asked and answered
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Our tour guide John was an absolute treat.. his knowledge of the history of the city was truly mind-blowing. I got emotional at times during his telling of the history of the troubles. Would definitely recommend!
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EdK_IL
198127
Eye-Opening Experience
Our driver Joe was great. He gave us a thorough and eye-opening explanation of how things were in Northern Ireland
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Colleen C
10
tiny tours mural tour - outstanding!
John was an excellent tour guide! He was very knowledgable and encouraged any questions! Would definitely
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Lotzie85
London, United Kingdom
134
Amazing Tour, More Than Expected
We had Mark collect us from the hotel, and instantly he had us engrossed with the tour and the history of the
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JohnPeters
10
Tiny Tours Taxi mural tour SUPERB!
Our driver Mark was knowledgable and gave a fair and balanced account of both of the sides of the political
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David O
31
Great tour with Tom
Great tour with Tom - great local knowledge on a very interesting subject - I can’t recommend it enough - don’t
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Victoria M
30
On a day trip from Belfast we went to Londonderry
Our van was driven by the company owner Barry McCann , a nicer most hospital person you will ever find. Very
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Rich Murphy
10
What an experience
Our tour guide John was an absolute treat.. his knowledge of the history of the city was truly mind-blowing. I got
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oneila21
Dublin, Ireland
10
Fantastic tour
Would highly recommend this tour as the guides tailor it to the knowledge of the participants of their history of
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Graham C
Southampton, United Kingdom
143
Outstanding tour
Took two granddaughters (13 and 10) on this tour run by Joe. It was exceptional, his knowledge, rapport and
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BarbaraB_10
Manchester, United Kingdom
4522
Amazing tour
This was the most incredible way to learn about the "Troubles" in Northern Ireland. Our tour guide Jackie was so
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  • Languages Offered: English
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