Giants Causeway Tours for Cruise Ships

Giants Causeway & Antrim Coast Day tours suitable for Cruise Ship passengers stopping in Belfast

When you first see it you’ll understand why the ancients believed the Causeway was not a natural feature.

The vast expanse of regular, closely packed, hexagonal stone columns beneath the waves looks for all the world like the handiwork of giants. Belfast – The Best Place to visit in 2018 by Lonely Planet

Giants Causeway Tours for Cruise Ships

Giants Causeway Tours for Cruise Ships including Antrim Coast Tour

Not to be missed on any itinerary is this geological wonder which gives the route its name. The Giant’s Causeway sits at the centre of an Area of Outstanding Beauty and is Northern Ireland’s only World Heritage Site, famously steeped in myth and legend. Travelling with your guide you’ll have the option of being taken along the scenic Antrim coast where you can stop off at your leisure for refreshments and photographic opportunities as well as visiting locations fom the hit TV series Game of Thrones.

View the full list of the locations below.

Making the most of your time…

For our Giants Causeway Tours for Cruise Ships, we’ve created the ideal day trip for you, packing in lots to see and do along the stunningly beautiful Antrim Coast. The highlight of your day will be of course the visit to the stones where you’ll have plenty of time to jump across the stones and hear the myths of legends stories of the Irish Giant Finn McCool.

1 Day Tour – Approx 7 Hours

  • The Dark Hedges (GoT Kings Road)

    This is a spectacular photo opportunity of beech Trees planted over 200 years ago and the famous Game of Thrones location where Arya Stark fled King’s Landing.

  • Bushmills Distillery

    Bushmills Distillery, founded in 1608, presents a brilliant photo opportunity and a chance to buy a bottle of the famous Whiskey and taste a free sip of its 12 malt only purchasable at the Bushmills Distillery itself.

    Please note the distillery doesn’t open until 12 o’clock on Sundays. A tour of the Distillery can be offered at £12 per person but will take up a lot of your tour duration time. This is recommended only for non cruise ship passengers as waiting time can take up to 45 mins and tour lasts 1 hour

  • Dunluce Castle -House Of Greyjoy

    Dunluce Castle was built in the late middle ages and rebuilt in the 17th century after invasions by the English & Scottish.

    Game of Thrones fans will know this as Pyke Castle, which has been used in several seasons of the HBO drama.

  • Giants Causeway

    The highlight of your tour, the Giants Causeway. 30,000 interlocking basalt columns formed by an ancient volcanic eruption.

    Please note that you have the opportunity to enter the visitor centre at £12 per person but you also have the option of using the public pathway which is totally free.

    There is a shuttle bus service for the 1km distance from the visitor centre to the causeway centre to the causeway which costs £2.

  • White Park Bay -Dragon Stone

    A Beautiful scenic beach at the very tip of Ireland and the closest country from here would be Iceland which is 800 miles away plus used during the epic Dragon stone Game of thrones scenes.

  • Ballintoy Harbour – Iron Island

    Ballintoy Harbour was built to export Lime around the world. The harbour was used as Lordsport for Theo Greyjoy’s return to the Iron Islands and also the location where Theo Greyjoy is baptised. It also features in season 1-6 of Game of Thrones and used extensively for season 7 and 8.

  • Sandy Bay Cave

    Game of Thrones fans will know this as the location where the Red Witch sets fire to the traitors and also the caves and beach have featured in season 1-8 of the HBO Drama

  • Carrick-a-rede Rope Bridge – Renly Camp & Euron Camp

    Renly Baratheon’s camp and also featured in Vanity Fair Photo shoot for Game of Thrones. This is also the location where Brienne Tarth fought for King’s Guard and shadow baby murders Renly. It was heavily featured in season 6 as well.

    Carrick-a-rede rope bridge was used by fishermen for over 100 years to catch salmon and gain access to the island. Not for the faint hearted as steep steps all the way down the 1 km walk. The bridge is 20 metres long and 98 ft high and costs £9 per person to cross.

    Please note on a cruises ship day the wait can take over 1 hour and 30 mins. We recommend a vantage point to take a beautiful photograph of the bridge.

Luxury Mercedes Car / MPV – Full day 7 hours

Giants Causeway Inland Tour for Cruise ship passengers

£500 for luxury Mercedes car for 1 to 3 people (Full leather and Air Conditioning)

£600 for MPV 4 to 5 People all front facing seats with Air Conditioning

£700 for MPV 6 to 7 People all front facing seats with Air Conditioning

Executive Travel


If your ship doesn’t dock you get a full refund and if you cancel 24 hrs before your tour you also receive a refund.

All guests will be met and greeted at the cruise terminal and dropped back to the same location.

Duration 7 hours

Our tour duration is 7 hours. Your guide will take you to all of the Game of Thrones locations here as well as giving you some local history along the way.

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With a modern fleet of luxury vehicles, we can offer you a range of different types of transport to suit your individual needs and budget.

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