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Revealed: 10 most popular Northern Ireland tourist experiences ranked on Tripadvisor

Number 10: Game of Thrones Filming Locations Tour of Northern Ireland and Castle Ward from Belfast. Visitors can follow in the footsteps of Starks and Tullys with this full day Game of Thrones tour from Belfast. Led by a guide that’s appeared on the hit show, explore a 12th century castle where Robb Stark was proclaimed King of the North, then see the 19th century castle that became Riverrun, followed by a walk through the atmospheric grounds of Winterfell and many more iconic landscapes you’ll recognise from the hit show.
Number 10: Game of Thrones Filming Locations Tour of Northern Ireland and Castle Ward from Belfast. Visitors can follow in the footsteps of Starks and Tullys with this full day Game of Thrones tour from Belfast. Led by a guide that’s appeared on the hit show, explore a 12th century castle where Robb Stark was proclaimed King of the North, then see the 19th century castle that became Riverrun, followed by a walk through the atmospheric grounds of Winterfell and many more iconic landscapes you’ll recognise from the hit show.
Number 9: Belfast Sightseeing Cruise - Titanic Quarter and River Lagan. Visitor's can experience Belfast’s vibrant maritime heritage on a one-hour sightseeing cruise along the River Lagan. Aboard the barge, enjoy a narrated history as you pass Harland and Wolff’s drawing offices and the Titanic Quarter, and witness gems of Belfast’s naval and shipbuilding traditions such as the restored HMS Caroline battleship.
Number 8: Belfast Black Taxi Tour. The Belfast Murals and Peace Walls are among the city’s most significant historic sites, and visiting with a guide provides important background information about Belfast’s turbulent past. Visit the Falls Road and Shankill Road sites on this two-hour black taxi tour and listen to stories from your guide, a cab driver who lived and worked in the area during The Troubles.
Number 7: Belfast Troubles Historical Walking Tour. On this two-mile and two-and-a-half-hour historical walking tour of Belfast city center, visitors are taken on a journey back in time with the help of expert guides and conflict historians. Discover how the conflict started, see the locations where the most important events of the period occurred, and learn about the path to reconciliation and eventually peace.
Number 6: Belfast Mural Tour. Visitors can discover the poignant and politically charged artworks that adorn Belfast’s streets on this one-and-a-half-hour tour of the Belfast murals. Learn about the city’s compelling street art and how its striking murals marked the conflicts and protests of The Troubles of Northern Ireland. See the colourful murals created by both the Nationalist and Loyalist communities, including the notorious Peace Wall, featuring the signatures of the Dalai Lama and President Clinton.
Number 5: Guided Tour of Crumlin Road Gaol in Belfast. Visitors can explore the Crumlin Road Gaol and gain insight into Belfast’s criminal history on this one-hour tour. Follow a guide through the infamous Crumlin Road Gaol and learn of the many unsavoury characters once held here. Visit the reception buildings - where new arrivals were processed - and follow the prisoners’ footsteps from the courthouse to the jail. See the various different wings from a high vantage point, experience life locked inside one of the cells and see where prisoners spent their final days.
Number 4: City Sightseeing Belfast Hop-On Hop-Off Tour with 48-Hour Pass. Visitors can explore historic Belfast in an open-top double-decker bus on this hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour. With your 48-hour pass, create your own adventure with possible stops at wall murals in Falls and Crumlin Roads, St George's Market, Titanic Dock, and Albert Clock. Enjoy unobstructed views, colourful commentary from a local guide, and a personalised itinerary.
Number 3: Titanic Belfast. visitors can delve into the fascinating history of the Titanic at Titanic Belfast, the world’s largest Titanic exhibition, on a self-guided tour of the magnificent museum. Explore the institution at your own pace and discover insightful exhibits detailing the construction, voyage and legacy of the ship. Enjoy interactive displays; watch audiovisual presentations; and feel your adrenaline levels surge during an exhilarating Shipyard Ride. Receive complimentary entry to the on-site Ocean Exploration Center as well as SS Nomadic with your Titanic Belfast ticket.
Number 2: Game of Thrones and Giant's Causeway Full-Day Tour from Belfast. Visitors can combine a comprehensive Game of Thrones–themed tour with a visit to Giant's Causeway on this full-day tour from Belfast. Enjoy the scenic ride and listen to behind-the-scenes gossip and filming facts from your guide. Convenient pickup and drop-off from central Belfast makes for a hassle-free trip.
Number 1: Giant's Causeway Day Trip from Belfast. Visitors can enjoy the Old Bushmills Distillery, Giants Causeway, and Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge all in one day on this guided tour by coach bus from Belfast. Save money on your rides to and from these attractions with round-trip transport from Belfast, which includes hotel pickup and drop-off in the city center.

Belfast's most popular attractions for holidaymakers have been revealed by TripAdvisor.

The site's annual Travel Trend Report shows tourists in Belfast are following global booking trends by increasingly enjoying historical and heritage experiences.

However, the bigger tourist attractions in the city and beyond still remain Northern Ireland's top attractions.

Take a look through the gallery above to see what are Belfast's most booked experiences in 2018.

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