6 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

6 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

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6 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  13​h 45​min
1
Ballymoney
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Bushmills
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Belfast
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  11​h
End: Toronto

2
nights
Ballymoney

Ballymoney ©
Ballymoney is a small town and civil parish in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. On the 8th (Mon), have some family-friendly fun at Benone Tourist Complex, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mussenden Temple, and then take a peaceful walk through Glenariff Forest Park. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with The Dark Hedges and then get in on the excitement at The Jungle NI.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ballymoney tour planner .

Toronto, Canada to Ballymoney is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Ballymoney due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Toronto in July: high temperatures in Ballymoney hover around 22°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bushmills.

Things to do in Ballymoney

Fun & Games Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Mussenden Temple, Benone Tourist Complex, Glenariff Forest Park, The Jungle NI
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Benone Tourist Complex ©
Benone Tourist Complex
The Dark Hedges ©
The Dark Hedges
The Jungle NI ©
The Jungle NI

1
night
Bushmills

Bushmills ©
Bushmills is a village on the north coast of County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): stop by McConaghy's Souvenir Shop, explore the striking landscape at Giant's Causeway, then cruise along Causeway Coastal Route, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ballycastle Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Dunluce Castle, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Portrush East Strand, and then find something for the whole family at Barry's Amusements.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Bushmills online travel route planner .

Bushmills is just a stone's throw from Ballymoney. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Belfast.

Things to do in Bushmills

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Portrush, Ballycastle Beach
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Giant's Causeway ©
Giant's Causeway
Causeway Coastal Route ©
Causeway Coastal Route
Portrush East Strand ©
Portrush East Strand

1
night
Belfast

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Belfast Zoo, explore the engaging exhibits at W5, and then admire the natural beauty at Belfast Botanical Gardens.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Belfast online holiday planner .

Getting from Bushmills to Belfast by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. July in Belfast sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Belfast

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Belfast Zoo
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Belfast Zoo ©
Belfast Zoo
Belfast Botanical Gardens ©
Belfast Botanical Gardens

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