Every city has it’s shopping and coffee culture but Belfast city has a unique past after coming out of 35 years of conflict.
The North of Ireland has become famous for the murals painted in almost every area of the country. These pictures of murals are often flashed around the world on news bulletins or used as a backdrop when interviewing people.
They often depict the history and political views of both traditions and are a way of marking territory. These wall paintings often look intimidating but they have become as much of a tourist attraction as many of the regular attractions within Belfast and beyond.
Our Guides have a full knowledge of the British / Irish conflict and can give you an in-depth tour of the murals, the key sites and the peace walls. The tour is 90 minutes long but we are often requested to continue the tours at a reduced cost because once our passengers get a sense of scale and depth of Belfast’s troubled past they just want to know more.
See the World Famous Catholic and Protestant Murals that paint a picture of Belfast colourful history while your personal tour guide gives you the inside info. This a personal tour of what life was like as a teenager living in Belfast, during our troubled past and how we have turned a corner and looking to a brighter future. Along the way there will be plenty of opportunities for taking photos and a chance to sign your name on the world famous peacewall, that has divided our communities for over 45 years.
See the raw side of Belfast city and it’s colourful history with this tour. We’ll take you to all the important areas of Belfast on a Journey through the years, that has made our wee city into one of the most well known on the planet.
Let us take you on a tour of the Shankill and Falls Road learning of how things where during the course of the Troubles. See the wall murals that are known all over the world. Every mural tells a story which we will explain in great detail.
You will get a chance to walk around to take plenty of photos. Then we will take you to the famous peacewall that separates both Protestant and Catholic communities. Where you will get a chance to sign your name on the wall