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Portaferry walking tour

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The Portaferry Hotel

10 The Strand, Portaferry

Newtownards

BT22 1PE

United Kingdom

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Once an important shipbuilding centre, Portaferry is now a picturesque tourist destination.

On this walk, explore the economic and social history of the town and visit local buildings of
architectural interest, for example, the Portico.

Learn about Portaferry’s industrial heritage and hear stories about local people of note, for example, Rev. William Steel Dickson
From Windmill Hill enjoy wonderful views over the town to Strangford Lough and beyond.


Tour Information

  • Minimum of two people per tour

  • All walks led by Brigid Watson, a fully qualified tour guide with extensive local knowledge

  • Suitable for all levels of fitness, mainly on flat terrain

  • Leisurely pace to suit everyone

  • Other options available on request

  • If you have any queries telephone +44 7763 898074 or email brigid.watson@btinternet.com


What we offer:

  • personalised, informative and entertaining guided walks/ tours in a unique region

  • small group size with personal attention

  • visits to hidden gems which are off the beaten track

  • Flexible dates and times for tours

  • Children under 16 free

Accessability:

  • Easily reached by bus or car

  • Downpatrick to Portaferry – 20 minutes

  • Belfast to Portaferry – 1 hour approx.

  • Dublin to Strangford – 2 hours – complete your journey using the regular ferry connection Strangford to Portaferry ( Runs every 30 minutes; journey time 10 minutes)

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Location

The Portaferry Hotel

10 The Strand, Portaferry

Newtownards

BT22 1PE

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

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