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Belfast: Music, Street Art, and Pubs Walking Tour

Belfast: Music, Street Art, and Pubs Walking Tour

Activity provider: Belfastology Walking Tours
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From US$ 25.26 per person

Discover international street art, lively pubs, and unique live music venues on this walking tour of Belfast, a UNESCO-listed City of Music.

About this activity

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience Belfast through the eyes of a local and discover the city's best bars
  • Learn about the influence of Belfast's music scene on its troubled past
  • Find out which bars are frequented by the locals and which to return to later
  • Admire unique street art that tells stories about Belfast past and present
  • Get off the beaten track and explore hidden gems and quirky art and culture venues
Full description

Enjoy the perfect introduction to the city of Belfast on this part street art tour, part bar crawl. Learn about the city's troubled history, find the best places for a pint, and get your bearings of the city center.

Meet your local guide in St. Annes Square and see the square's best restaurants, sculptures, and live music venues. Continue your stroll around the city center, following a route designed to show you street art painted by the international artists who descend on Belfast every year.

Next, explore the birthplace of a new generation of musicians. As you wander through the city's narrow alleyways, hear how the history of music, from its traditional beginning to its rock and roll, punk, and modern genres, influenced change in Northern Ireland.

Throughout your tour, pass by the city's most iconic pubs, including The Crown Liquor Saloon, Robinsons, and The Duke of York. Find out what goes on inside each of them and the best places to enjoy some live music with your drink.

Includes
  • Live guide
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Children under 18 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts
  • Masks are optional for this activity
  • All participants must also bring a valid form of ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, identity card, student card, etc)

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Date

Meeting point

Meet your guide at the entrance to the MAC, located behind Belfast Cathedral. Your guide will be wearing a blue checked backpack.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Although you will not enter any of the pubs visited on this tour, you are welcome to return to them later
  • This tour will take place rain or shine
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April 13, 2022

Product ID: 408501