Let's explore the amazing city of Derry together! Learn about Bloody Sunday Peace Flame and Peace Bridge Guildhall
Pick up at cruise port or hotel, your Professional Guide Barry will whisk you away into the spectacular scenic drive up through the Sperrin Mountains and beautiful Glenshane Pass to the beautiful divided city of Derry, your tour will visit many beautiful sites and historic places your full day 8 hour tour will be the most unforgettable journey Ireland in particularly County Derry has to offer.
Derry, also known as Londonderry, is a city on the River Foyle in Northern Ireland. It's known for the intact 17th-century Derry's Walls with 7 gates. Within the walls, spired St. Columb's Cathedral displays artefacts from the 1688-9 Siege of Derry. Near the Peace Bridge, the Tower Museum has city views and historical exhibits. Huge stained-glass windows adorn the neo-Gothic red sandstone Guildhall. We will also do our own Private Bloody Sunday Walking Tour in the Bogside as well as visiting Free Derry Corner.
After lunch we will walk the walls which constitute the largest monument in State care in Northern Ireland and, as the last walled city to be built in Europe, stands as the most complete and spectacular. The Walls were built in 1613-1619 by The Honourable The Irish Society as defences for early 17th century settlers from England and Scotland. We will also cross the The Peace Bridge. The Derry Peace Bridge spans 400 years of a physical and political divide in Northern Ireland, symbolizing peace
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel
Duration: 8 hours
New Top of The Range Mercedes V-Class AMG Line with Privacy Glass with Full Air Conditioning and fridge and Personalised Registration.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 GBP - Lunch
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
For Coach Hire and Larger Groups 7+ Plus please message and contact me for further details
I HAVE NO RESTRICTIONS
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Barry was an excellent guide and met all our objectives during our tour of Derry. His background and knowledge make him a great resource person with respect to Derry and the Troubles. Barry said he provides guide service all over Ireland. Based on our day with him, I suspect he would be excellent any where