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City break in Belfast. Active leisure ideas for Belfast - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Belfast #01 Not only fans of loud parties and entertainment will fall in love with Belfast. This picturesque city is a perfect destination for a family vacation. If you arrive in the city with your spouse and children, consider attending Botanic Garden that is open in the territory of the Royal University. This garden is an exceptionally beautiful place that is also large in size. Its magnificent pavilions hide a rich collection of exotic plants and flowers. Don’t forget to attend the pavilion with palm trees and other tropical plants. In summer, the garden looks particularly attractive thanks to unusual landscape compositions and giant flowerbeds.
Every historic landmark of Belfast has its own miraculous history, and the magnificent Grand Opera is no exception. The building was constructed at the end of the 19th century. This is one … Open
Fans of outdoor activities and walking simply cannot leave the city without visiting the Black Mountain area. During a walk in this region, you will enjoy stunning panoramic views of the city and its suburbs. Fans of excursions also have an amazing opportunity to see various attractive and important historical landmarks. However, it’s possible to see some picturesque places without leaving the territory of the city. Many locals and guests of Belfast prefer to relax in Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon park that is incredibly popular. Famous for its lush greenery and old trees, this park is ideal for walking and cycling. There is even a separated picnic area, as well as amazing sports playgrounds perfect for active pastime.
Golf fans will never feel bored in Belfast as there are several golf centers there, with Citi Golf being one of the most popular. It occupies a large area and offers everything needed for exciting and unforgettable pastime. Besides golf fields, visitors will be pleased to find magnificent relaxation areas. Another golf center, Belvoir Park Golf Club , is considered one of the most picturesque in the region. It is open in the territory of a large and well-kept park. Young travelers and paintball fans, in their turn, often prefer to visit another entertainment complex - Battlefield CQB . It has nothing in common with the classical paintball clubs because Battlefield is open in an old and abandoned building. It’s incredibly exciting to play there, so there’s no wonder why Battlefield CQB remains one of the most attractive and popular places that never cease attracting new fans of active pastime and entertainment. Copyright
Travelers will have no problem finding a suitable hotel for any taste and budget. In Belfast, there are both luxurious 5-star hotels and attractive budget guesthouses. Right in the heart of … Open
The next entertainment, We Are Vertigo , is a truly unique complex. It offers a wide range of unusual and creative sports simulators, including special simulators for fans of surfing or people who have always dreamt of trying to hang on tropical lianas. There is even a small rock-climbing wall in the center of the complex, as well as charming relaxation areas. Travelers keen on sweets and chocolate usually praise Aunt Sandra's café and confectionery. It’s a fantastic place where one can try not only signature sweets and buy fantastic memorable gifts but also participate in interesting culinary shows and master classes.
Belfast In order to buy fresh food and unusual souvenirs, many tourists prefer to head to St. George's Market, a large and popular market. St. George’s is famous for its tremendous choice of seafood and numerous charming confectioneries. Females will be pleased to attend various pavilions with clothes and creative jewelry. When it comes to nighttime entertainment, it’s important to mention Empire Club that is open in a beautiful historical building. The club is suitable for people of different ages. Fans of exotic cocktails will be particularly pleased with their visit to Empire. If the atmosphere of the past and sampling best sorts of beer sounds more appealing for you, consider visiting the charming Duke of York pub. This pub is famous not only for a rich choice of treats but also for its interesting and authentic design.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Belfast and surroundings

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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Belfast
♥   Park 'Botanic Gardens' , 1.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Belfast
♥   Amusement park 'Barry’s Amusements' , 81.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Funtasia' Bettystown, 103 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Tayto Park' Ashbourne, 121.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Fort Lucan' Lucan, 140.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Funderland' , 142.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Water attractions around Belfast
♥   Water park 'Funtasia Waterpark' Drogheda, County Louth, 103 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquazone at the National Aquatic Centre' Blanchardstown, Dublin, 136.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Belfast
♥   Restaurant 'James Street South' Belfast. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Deanes Deli' Belfast. Type - Modern British. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Fitzwilliam' Belfast. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Mourne Seafood Bar' Belfast. Type - Seafood. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Ginger Bistro' Belfast. Type - Traditional cuisine. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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It is noteworthy that not only the old alley, but the Stuart’s manor has survived. Today, the latter houses a prestigious golf center. Walking through a dark alley at a dusk is the test not for faint-hearted. Branches of the trees cast strange shadows inside the tunnel. While walking, you can’t help the feeling that someone is present nearby. Today, the amazing beech lane is one of the most visited and photographed sights of Northern Ireland, and many come to these places hoping to see a sign of the mysterious Grey Lady. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Belfast - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Belfast - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Belfast?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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