16 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

16 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

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16 days in Northern Ireland Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly + Drive:  8 h 45 min
1
Enniskillen
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Bushmills
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Bangor
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
4
Belfast
— 6 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Copenhagen

4
nights
Enniskillen

Enniskillen ©
Enniskillen is a town and civil parish in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Enniskillen: National Trust - Crom (in Newtownbutler) and Omagh (Ulster American Folk Park & The Abingdon Collection). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Marble Arch Caves, explore the historical opulence of National Trust - Castle Coole, contemplate the long history of National Trust - Florence Court, and hike along Cuilcagh Boardwalk Trail.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, use the Enniskillen trip itinerary planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Enniskillen is an approximately 9- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Copenhagen to Enniskillen is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Copenhagen in juli, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Enniskillen: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bushmills.

Things to do in Enniskillen

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Omagh, National Trust - Crom, Castle Balfour
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National Trust - Florence Court ©
National Trust - Florence Court
Marble Arch Caves ©
Marble Arch Caves
Cuilcagh Mountain Park ©
Cuilcagh Mountain Park

3
nights
Bushmills

Bushmills ©
Bushmills is a village on the north coast of County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Change things up with these side-trips from Bushmills: Derry (City Walls & Museum of Free Derry). And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Giant's Causeway, step into the grandiose world of Dunluce Castle, stop by McConaghy's Souvenir Shop, and admire the sheer force of Dunseverick Falls.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bushmills driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Enniskillen to Bushmills in 2.5 hours. In juli, daytime highs in Bushmills are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bangor.

Things to do in Bushmills

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ballintoy, Derry, Dunluce Castle, The Puffin Gallery, The Dark Hedges
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Giant's Causeway ©
Giant's Causeway
Causeway Coastal Route ©
Causeway Coastal Route
The Dark Hedges ©
The Dark Hedges

2
nights
Bangor

Bangor ©
Bangor is a large town in County Down, Northern Ireland. On the 20th (Mon), explore the activities along Donaghadee Harbour, steep yourself in history at Mount Stewart, then don't miss a visit to McKee Clock, and finally walk around Pickie Family Fun Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Slans Graveyard, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Exploris Aquarium, then admire the masterpieces at Ulster Folk Museum, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Clip 'n Climb Dundonald.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bangor trip planner.

You can drive from Bushmills to Bangor in 1.5 hours. In juli in Bangor, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Belfast.

Things to do in Bangor

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Donaghadee Harbour, Slans Graveyard, Clip 'n Climb Dundonald, Ulster Folk Museum, Mount Stewart
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Exploris Aquarium ©
Exploris Aquarium
Donaghadee Harbour ©
Donaghadee Harbour
Pickie Family Fun Park ©
Pickie Family Fun Park

6
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Belfast side-trips: Newcastle (Royal County Down Golf Club & Murlough National Nature Reserve), The Jungle NI (in Magherafelt) and Larne (Carnfunnock Country Park & Coast Rd). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of City Hall, contemplate the long history of Crumlin Road Gaol, admire the natural beauty at Belfast Botanical Gardens, and see the interesting displays at HMS Caroline.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Belfast day trip planner.

Belfast is very close to Bangor. juli in Belfast sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Belfast

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Newcastle, Larne, Ballygally Beach, The Jungle NI, Belfast Zoo
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City Hall ©
City Hall
Coast Rd ©
Coast Rd
The Jungle NI ©
The Jungle NI

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