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269 fun things to do in Northern Ireland

There are so many fun things to do in Northern Ireland, from exploring the rugged coastlines, vibrant cities, and a huge range of action sports and adventures, what are you waiting for? For ten years, Game of Thrones® made Northern Ireland it’s home – there are plenty stunning locations to explore!

Fun facts about Northern Ireland

  • John Dunlop made a massive contribution to the transport industry, he invited the pneumatic tire in Belfast.
  • The Giant’s Causeway, situated on the North East coast of Northern Ireland, is an area of about 40,000 interlocking hexagonal basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986.
  • The HMS Titantic was built by Harland and Wolff in Belfast. Visit the award-winning visitor experience, Titanic Belfast.
  • Royal County Down has been named the best golf course in the world by Golf Digest for several years. Northern Ireland is home to many golfing greats including Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell, and Darren Clarke.