Belfast Original Drivers from The Troubles Black Taxi Tour
We have been est over 25 years and our company is unique as our work force is 50% Republican and 50% loyalist work force and as seen on RICK STEVES and ANTHONY BOURDAIN Travel programme
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Air-conditioned vehicle
What's excluded :
- Dinner - This tour you can ask guide to stop for drinks are snacks British pounds required
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Shankill Road, Shankill Rd, Belfast Northern Ireland
history of the area. We begin in 1690, when King William the 3rd arrived in Ireland to defeat King James the 2nd at the famous Battle Of The Boyne. There will then be an explanation about the recent troubles, which started in 1969 and ended when the peace agreement was signed in 1998.
You will be guided through the heart of Loyalist walk around the area, where your guide will explain the loyalist wall murals and what they depict. You will have the opportunity to take your own photographs of the loyalalist murals.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Peace Wall, 15 Cupar Way, Belfast BT13 2RX Northern Ireland
The peace walls were designed to separate the Catholic (Republicans) and Protestant (Loyalist) populations. The first ‘peace lines’ were erected, following the outbreak of War also known as the 1969 “The Troubles”.
They were built as temporary structures, meant to last only six months. Due to their effective nature they were built higher, longer and made permanent. Today, the walls are adorned with art and messages of hope from tourists.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: 139 Falls Road, Belfast BT12 6AF Northern Ireland
Visit the famous Falls road the birth place of the Provisional IRA was formed. Each section of this road and its political mural will be explained in detail and the reasons it exists.
The next stop is the Sinn Fein press office, which is the site of the the most famous mural in the world Bobby Sands mural. You will hear about the history of the Irish hunger strike in H Blocks Prison in 1981.
Duration: 45 minutes
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
We can pick up at all Belfast city centre hotels for freeALL CRUISE SHIP PASSENGERS WITH HAVE TO PAY £30 CASH ONLY BRITISH POUND SURCHARGE PER TOUR ON THE DAY TO GUIDEPorts
- belfast port
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Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.