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Belfast Travel Guide

Belfast has been transformed into a modern European capital city with plenty of attractions for visitors to enjoy, an exceptional nightlife, and plenty of unique history and culture to soak up on a weekend break. The troubles are now no more than a bad memory, and modern Belfast is a welcoming place where you can relax and enjoy the friendliness of the locals and sit out on summer evenings with a glass of wine or Guinness at one of the many riverside bars. Within a short distance of Belfast, the Ulster countryside offers verdant landscapes to explore, and Lough Neagh – the largest lake in the British Isles has many beaches and quiet coves to explore.

Attractions in Belfast

Try to make sure that you have time in Belfast to check out the amazing tourist attractions there. Amongst the Belfast highlights every visitor should see, the Victoria Square is one of the best. Other popular sights like the Ulster Museum are also well worth seeking out. Belfast’s history provides lots for visitors to enjoy.

You can book a Belfast city tour before you travel and allow our expert Belfast based guides to show you some of Belfast’s hidden treasures.

Sport in Belfast

Belfast’s favourite pastime is Football, and the best-known team is Glentoran who play at the Oval. Every year, the biggest event for Belfast sporting calendar is undoubtedly International Football, which takes place at the Windsor Park.

Attractions in Belfast

Try to make sure that you have time in Belfast to check out the amazing tourist attractions there. Amongst the Belfast highlights every visitor should see, the Victoria Square is one of the best. Other popular sights like the Ulster Museum are also well worth seeking out. Belfast’s history provides lots for visitors to enjoy.

You can book a Belfast city tour before you travel and allow our expert Belfast based guides to show you some of Belfast’s hidden treasures.

Climate Guide to Belfast

Discover the best time to visit Belfast thanks to our simple guide to the climate in Belfast. The table below shows the average temperatures in Belfast throughout the year to show you what weather to expect in Belfast.

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Belfast Driver's Guide

All you need to drive legally in Belfast is your standard UK driving license. For safety in Northern Ireland, check your license is valid prior to travel to Belfast.
On the road in Belfast, as with the rest of Northern Ireland, you must drive on the left hand side of the road. For your convenience, you can book car hire in Belfast online before travelling to Northern Ireland and there are a number of depots in Belfast where you can pick up your car.

Belfast Airport Guide

Belfast International Airport is around 18 miles northwest of Belfast. The airport, whose international IATA code is BFS is only about 1 hours flight from London. Regular buses operate into Belfast, and taxis are also available. Belfast International Airport has many shops to browse before you fly, offering souvenirs from your time in Belfast.

Belfast Fact File

City Name: Belfast
Country: Northern Ireland
Language: English
Currency: Pound Sterling
Time Difference: GMT
Electricity Supply: 240V AC 50Hz
Mobile Phone: GSM 900/1800

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