FAMILY DAYS OUT IN NORTHERN IRELAND | Shelbourne Motors

Family Days Out In Northern Ireland


1) Giant’s Causeway
Legend has it, that this area was once part of a causeway between Ireland and Scotland, built by a giant! The Giants Causeway has over 40,000 basalt columns leading into the sea, making the location beautiful and fascinating to adults and children. Don’t miss:The Giant’s Book and Wishing Chair.

2) Peatlands Park
If it’s picnics and walks that you enjoy doing as a family, Peatlands Park is the perfect choice. This gorgeous location has numerous walking route and trails to choose from and plenty of creepy crawlies to investigate. The peat has been forming for around 10,000 years, providing the perfect foundation for a nature walk.
Don’t Miss: The Peatlands Park Railway

3) Ulster Folk and Transport Museum
A great choice for little explorers, visit the fantastic vintage cars, trains, fire engines and more in the transport museum before travelling back in time to thatched cottages, farms, schools and shops in the folk museum for a family day to remember. Don’t Miss:The old style shop with a selection of yummy sweets.


4) Belfast Zoo
Perfect for big groups of children, Belfast Zoo is home to lions, kangaroos, spider monkeys, giraffes and many more animals that children will love looking at and learning more about. Don’t Miss: The Adventurers’ Learning Centre.

5) Slieve Gullion Forest Park
Breathtaking views for adults and magical stories for children. Slieve Gullion Forest Park offers both leisurely and active walks, a scenic drive and an adventure playpark. Don’t Miss: The Giants Liar Story Trail with enchanting fairy doors and a sleeping giant!

Our 7 seat cars or mini busses are perfect for gathering the family together, whether it’s gathering cousins that live close-by or you have family visiting from overseas, jumping into one vehicle makes things a lot easier. Contact us today to find the perfect rental vehicle for you, call 028 3839 6868.