Noord-Ierland

Derry ~ Londonderry

This is the second-largest city in Northern Ireland and the only completely walled city on the Island of Ireland. 

Derry~Londonderry is a vibrant and welcoming city offering something for everyone. Whether you are looking to immerse yourself in the city’s rich history and culture, experience its lively traditional music scene, or feast on award winning food at one of the many pubs and restaurants. There is so much to discover in this fantastic city, with loads of activities to suit all tastes!

Derry~Londonderry can also be used as a great base to explore the both the Causeway Coast and the Wild Atlantic Way!

 

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Things to do in Derry ~ Londonderry

Wonderful City Walks
Walk the 17th-century walls

It’s hard to escape the walls in Derry ~ Londonderry. Then again, why would you want to? Almost 20 feet high and at least as wide, the mile-long oval comes complete with gates, watchtowers, battlements, bastions and huge cannons.

 

Explore the stunning Guildhall

Looking for the most striking building in Derry ~ Londonderry? The Guildhall is a red-brick, neo-Gothic wonder, on the edge of a picturesque square that’s perfect for a stroll or a snack.

 

 

Views from Peace Bridge

View the city from the Peace Bridge

To get a look at the city from the water, why not take a walking tour and see the iconic Peace Bridge? Since it opened in 2011, this bridge has won a number of awards and is a vital link between the two sides of the River Foyle.

Pro-tip: visit the bridge at night to see it lit up spectacularly against the Foyle river.

 

Explore the city

Explore local design at the Derry ~ Londonderry craft village

The Craft Village is a cultural hub in the heart of Derry ~ Londonderry and offers something for everyone. The village is a reconstruction of an 18th century street, framed by craft stalls, coffee shops and restaurants. Amble around the village and taste some of the flavours of Northern Ireland, pick up a book or some hand-knitted pieces of clothing or simply soak it all in!

 

The Tower Museum

Located within the historic city walls of Derry~Londonderry the Tower Museum is a must see visitor attraction.  With permanent exhibitions at the museum including The Story of Derry and An Armada Shipwreck – La Trinidad Valencera, and a temporary exhibition space, the Tower Museum should be top of your list for places to visit!

 

Wonder in this walled city, and you'll find everything from award winning museums to water sports and contemporary cuisine!

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