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  • Whitehead Heritage & Wellbeing Trail
    Activities | Walking | Carrickfergus | Whitehead

    Whitehead is a Victorian seaside town five miles north of Carrickfergus with commanding views across the mouth of Belfast Lough and the Irish Sea.

  • Carnfunnock Golf Course
    Activities | Golf | Larne | Ballygally and Cairncastle

    Par 3, 9-hole parkland golf course nestled within Carnfunnock Country Park offering magnificent views of the Antrim Coast and across the sea to Scotland. Also available Golf Driving Range, putting green and 18 hole mini fun golf.

  • Galgorm Castle Golf Club
    Activities | Golf | Galgorm & Cullybackey | Ballymena

    Galgorm Castle Golf Club is an exciting mixture of the new and the old. This 18 hole, 6930 yards par 72 championship course is set in 220 acres of beautiful, mature parkland located in the heart of County Antrim.

  • Game of Thrones® Afternoon Tea at Ballygally Castle Hotel
    Activities | Game of Thrones | Afternoon Teas | Ballygally and Cairncastle | Experience

    Ballygally Castle Hotel is offering a Game of Thrones® Afternoon Tea which will delight fans of the world renowned show as well as those who love the indulgence of a delicious afternoon tea.

  • Glenarm Marina
    Activities | Sailing | Glenarm | Marinas

    Glenarm Marina offers 40 fully serviced pontoon berths within the village's historical limestone harbour, which is ideally situated within a day's sail of the Western Isles and Clyde. Visiting vessels welcome.

  • Hillstown Brewery Économusée Tours
    Activities | Food and Drink | Cultural Learning | Tours and Itineraries | Ahoghill | Experience

    Tour of the Hillstown Brewery Économusée, to discover their farming heritage and their unique diversification into the brewery business with sampling of their great range of award winning craft beers.

  • Gobbins Crafts - Jewellery Making Classes
    Activities | Islandmagee | Crafting

    Gobbins Crafts Workshop in Islandmagee offers classes in jewellery making. Create a unique piece of silver jewellery to remember your visit to Northern Ireland or to mark an important life event.

  • Lead the Way Tour
    Activities | Carrickfergus | Sightseeing

    Guided Walking Tour of Carrickfergus, showing how it changed during the Second World War: the military items made in local factories, the influx of overseas soldiers, and how the civilian population and workforce adapted to wartime restrictions.

  • Carnlough Bay Boat Tours
    Activities | Sightseeing | Carnlough | Experience

    Memorable, invigorating boat trip in this area of outstanding natural beauty. Passengers have the chance to spot an array of marine life including dolphins, seals, porpoises and various seabirds.

  • Bowcrafty
    Activities | Martinstown | Crafting | Experience

    BowCrafty near Martinstown offers fun and educational two day classes in the art of bow making - through traditional techniques you can learn the skills required to craft your very own bow.

  • Swifts Forge
    Activities | Islandmagee | Larne | Crafting | Experience

    Swifts Forge in Islandmagee offers a range of blacksmithing classes to create something special, with different courses running from 2 hour evening classes to full day classes. Imagine making your own knife, garden items or even fire accessories!

  • Victoriana Flower School
    Activities | Shopping | Crafting | Experience | Whitehead

    Learn the art of flower arranging with exquisite florist Kim Davies at Victoriana Flower School, located just outside Whitehead, on the Causeway Coastal route. A wide range of courses are available for all levels of participants and interests.

Whitehead Sea & Food Tour

Kayak in Whitehead and see Blackhead Path
Activities | Experience | Whitehead

Experience Whitehead and the Blackhead Lighthouse and path from the sea as you kayak along one of the world’s most famous coasts then finish your sea journey with a delicious meal at the award winning Lighthouse Bistro.

River Bann tours with Abhainn Cruises

River Bann cruise
Activities | Portglenone | Tours and Itineraries | Experience | Family Fun

This scenic river cruise from Toome to Portglenone commences at the lock-keepers cottage on Toome canal and stops at the delightful Wild Duck Inn in Portglenone.  Great for sight-seeing, a family day out, adventurers, photographers, historians, video producers and even team building. 

Ebb & Flow Gifts Crafts Arts

Ebb & Flow Gifts Crafts Arts
Activities | Shopping | Carnlough | Crafting | Experience

Delightful craft and gift shop situated in the pretty harbour village of Carnlough, promoting local makers and offering you the opportunity to see natural soap being made in their onsite workshop.

Creative Gardens Galgorm Castle

Creative Gardens Galgorm Castle
Activities | Gardens | Shopping | Galgorm & Cullybackey | Ballymena

Creative Gardens is a family run Garden Centre and coffee shop business with stores based in Donaghadee, Bushmills and Galgorm Castle in Ballymena.

Lighthouse Yarns

Lighthouse Yarns
Activities | Shopping | Crafting | Whitehead

Located in delightful Whitehead, on the Causeway Coastal route, you'll find an emporium of woolly loveliness at Lighthouse Yarns with designer yarns, notions and inspirational patterns for every occasion, as well as textile supplies and crafts.

Carrickfergus Golf Club

Carrickfergus Golf Club
Activities | Carrickfergus | Golf

With its imaginative use of water and sand the par of 68 is not matched that easily. The course offers a interesting mix of testing and approachable holes.

  • Kayak in Whitehead and see Blackhead Path
    Activities | Experience | Whitehead

    Experience Whitehead and the Blackhead Lighthouse and path from the sea as you kayak along one of the world’s most famous coasts then finish your sea journey with a delicious meal at the award winning Lighthouse Bistro.

  • River Bann cruise
    Activities | Portglenone | Tours and Itineraries | Experience | Family Fun

    This scenic river cruise from Toome to Portglenone commences at the lock-keepers cottage on Toome canal and stops at the delightful Wild Duck Inn in Portglenone.  Great for sight-seeing, a family day out, adventurers, photographers, historians, video producers and even team building. 

  • Ebb & Flow Gifts Crafts Arts
    Activities | Shopping | Carnlough | Crafting | Experience

    Delightful craft and gift shop situated in the pretty harbour village of Carnlough, promoting local makers and offering you the opportunity to see natural soap being made in their onsite workshop.

  • Creative Gardens Galgorm Castle
    Activities | Gardens | Shopping | Galgorm & Cullybackey | Ballymena

    Creative Gardens is a family run Garden Centre and coffee shop business with stores based in Donaghadee, Bushmills and Galgorm Castle in Ballymena.

  • Lighthouse Yarns
    Activities | Shopping | Crafting | Whitehead

    Located in delightful Whitehead, on the Causeway Coastal route, you'll find an emporium of woolly loveliness at Lighthouse Yarns with designer yarns, notions and inspirational patterns for every occasion, as well as textile supplies and crafts.

  • Carrickfergus Golf Club
    Activities | Carrickfergus | Golf

    With its imaginative use of water and sand the par of 68 is not matched that easily. The course offers a interesting mix of testing and approachable holes.