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Ballynoe Stone Circle

135 Ballynoe Road | Ballynoe,, Downpatrick BT30 8AR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9054 3034
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Fairy abode.

Very easy to miss this wee place, as it's off the beaten track, but worth a visit. It is best to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diane H
,
Killyleagh, United Kingdom
Great Day at Ballynoe!

We traveled to the Ballynoe Stone Circle to see it for ourselves. Although we found it a little... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Travellove13
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Houston, TX
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135 Ballynoe Road | Ballynoe,, Downpatrick BT30 8AR, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 9054 3034
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very easy to miss this wee place, as it's off the beaten track, but worth a visit. It is best to visit in the summer, as it gets very mucky down to the stones, which are open to the elements and can be very windy....More

Thank Diane H
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We traveled to the Ballynoe Stone Circle to see it for ourselves. Although we found it a little hard to locate, initially, it was certainly worth the trip! The tree tunnel which leads to the circe is a gorgeous walk, made even more special by...More

Thank Travellove13
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We made a visit to this out of thr way stone circle which my wife saw last year and I had decided I wanted to see inspite of my limited walking ability for the distance. It was well worth the effort. Take the time to...More

1  Thank KirkKadel
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

The circle is a 5 to 10 minute walk from the road. The path is an attraction in itself. It's a beautiful, well kept trail with walls and hedges growing around and over it like a tunnel. There are even little fairy houses on the...More

Thank skylite0
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Come deer circle best in Ireland others look be to come see it nice wee bar up the rd houses for sale r rent best place in County Down

1  Thank ryanmichael1985
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Our gps got us close and we found it after turning a corner on the road and there was a sign for it. It was being mowed when we were there but the man mowing was very nice and stopped mowing while we were taking...More

1  Thank risalea
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to visit on a rainy day, so we were the only ones at the circle. It was interesting to read the history of the location. The walk to the circle leads you into a farmer's field down a 5 or...More

2  Thank Donna R
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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We just stumbled across this place looking at a map - it's tucked away in the Co. Down countryside and it was fantastic! A bit of a mission to find as its not well sign posted but access is on Ballynoe Rd and along a...More

1  Thank Ellie T
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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

It's a bit difficult to find the entry but worth it, the walk to the circle is actually more interesting than the circle itself, very romantique...

1  Thank Edson L
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

The stone circles are about 5 minutes walk from the main road along a narrow tunnel-like lane. There are some good views looking towards The Mourne Mountains and the stones themselves make for a nice photo or two. For health and safety reasons human sacrifices...More

1  Thank PaulHFromCranley
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Karen T
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