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Derry & Belfast

Develop tolerance & acceptance with a Co-operation Ireland workshop tour

Take a true whistlestop tour of Northern  Ireland. You'll get time to wander around the only remaining walled city on the island of Ireland, the city of Derry. Travel along the north Antrim coast and you'll see the impressive Giant's Causeway then onto Belfast to experience what it was like to travel aboard the RMS Titanic. If you're a history buff, you can uncover the Troubles of the past in the cities of Derry and Belfast.

Day Morning Afternoon Evening
1 Arrive in the City of Derry. Derry boasts the only completely remaining walled city on the island of Ireland Visit the Siege Museum adjacent to the Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall. This newly opened museum gives a history fo the Siege of Londonderry & the Apprentice Boys Association. Visit the Museum of Free Derry which focuses on the civil rights era of the 1960s & the beginning of the Troubles in the 1970s. Afterwards you'll take a tour of the Bogside area of the city Check in to your accommodation followed by an evening meal
2 Visit the Giant's Causeway to see Northern Ireland's only World Heritage Site Meet your Blue Badge Guide for a walking tour of the city covering history from the building of the Titanic ship to the recent Troubles. Visit the iconic Belfast City Hall with its magnificent marble staircase & Whispering Gallery Check in to your Belfast accommodation followed by an evening meal
3 Take a Co-operation Ireland workshop which is *EXCLUSIVE* to COGO Travel. Choose from one of three workshop topics. Special pre tour resource material will be provided Visit Titanic Belfast, the world's largest Titanic visitor experience. Explore the nine interactive galleries & learn about the building of this iconic ship all the way through to its tragic sinking in 1912 Travel home