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Group Travel Tour Operator and DMC for County Londonderry

Causeway Chronicles and Legend-Derry Adventures

  • The Peace Bridge, Derry ©Tourism Ireland

    The Peace Bridge, Derry (Londonderry)
  • Causeway Coast ©Tourism Northern Ireland, Photographer Art Ward

    Belfast & Causeway Coast tour
  • The Old Bushmills Distillery is the world’s oldest licensed whiskey distillery having received its licence to distil in 1608. In 1608 Sir Thomas Phillips was granted a licence to distil whiskey by James 1 of England ©Tourism Northern Ireland

5 day tour
From £505 per person - minimum 20 passengers

Highlights of Northern Ireland - Overnights are not included and can be quoted for on request

Ireland’s rugged northern coastline is the stuff of myths, legends and of course…giants. Make the most of your visit on this new tour which includes visits to the Giant’s Causeway, Bushmills Distillery, the historic city of Derry Londonderry, and bordering coastal County Donegal.


16th September 2024; 26th May, 16th June, 30th June, 22nd September - all 2025

Suggested itinerary by coach

Day 1

Travel to Northern Ireland

Arrive in Northern Ireland and travel to our hotel for dinner. If travelling from Cairnryan then you have the option to have dinner on the ferry. If overnights are required for your journey Greatdays are happy to advise and arrange subject to your location – additional supplements will apply.

Day 2

The Causeway Coast, Giant’s Causeway, Bushmills Distillery

Today, travel along the scenic Causeway Coast via Portrush. At the UNESCO World Heritage Site Giant’s Causeway we visit the award-winning visitor centre. Next you can walk or take a bus down to the coastal path and the 40,000 interlocking hexagonal columns, some up to 12m high. From there head inland to the village of Bushmills, home to the world’s oldest licensed whiskey distillery.

Day 3

Donegal and the Wild Atlantic Way

After breakfast we head to Magilligan Point and take the scenic Lough Foyle Ferry* across to Greencastle in Inishowen County Donegal, a busy fishing port with many fine tourist attractions located near the start of the Wild Atlantic Way. Here we visit the Inishowen Maritime Museum & Planetarium. There is free time to explore the harbour before retuning by ferry to County Londonderry.

*subject to ferry timetable

Day 4

Derry Londonderry

This morning there is the option to take the public train journey from Coleraine to Derry Londonderry, described by Michael Palin as “one of the most beautiful rail journeys in the world” (tickets not included, to be purchased at station). Once your group arrive in Derry Londonderry we embark upon a guided walking tour around the 17th century city walls, St Columbs Cathedral and historic Guildhall with a commentary covering the city’s origins, the Troubles and more recently TV fame with the Derry Girls. Afternoon to relax.

Day 5

Return home

After breakfast we travel to port to take the ferry home. If overnights are required for your journey Greatdays are happy to advise and arrange subject to your location – additional supplements will apply.

Featured hotel

Lodge Hotel *** – Inspected by Greatdays in November 2022

This comfortable, friendly hotel provides a wonderful warm welcome to groups. It is ideally located in the town of Coleraine, 55 miles northwest of Belfast and 30 miles east of Derry. There are 56 bedrooms, 40 of which are located in an annex attached to the hotel by an indoor covered walkway. The annex has its own lift. There are 2 accessible rooms and some rooms feature walk-in showers. Large free car park & coach bay for group drop off. We highly recommend this hotel.



Dates 5 days / 4 nights
16th September 2024 From £424.00 per person


Dates 5 days / 4 nights
26th May 2025 From £505.00 per person
16th June 2025 From £505.00 per person
30th June 2025 From £505.00 per person
22 September 2025  From £505.00 per person

Prices include return ferry. If you would like a price travelling by air, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Single room supplement available upon request.

All prices are per person based on sharing a double or twin room and with one free place for a coach driver or group organiser in a single room, both are based on a minimum 20 full fare paying passengers. Prices do not include UK coach hire, travel or travel insurance. Dates are subject to availability. Smaller groups can be quoted for on request. Pictures are for illustrative purposes only. Greatdays Holidays Limited has an ATOL licence (4279) and all of our air package tours are protected under this licence. In the unlikely event of our insolvency, the Civil Aviation Authority will ensure that you are not stranded abroad and will arrange to refund any monies you have paid to us for an advance booking. All the flights and flight-inclusive holidays on this tour are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. When you pay you will be supplied with an ATOL Certificate. Please ask for it and check to ensure that everything you booked (flights, hotels and other services) is listed on it. Please see our booking conditions for further information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to: Our website policy is to use only copyright free images or images which have been authorised to us for free use by the owner. If you consider an image to be unauthorised or to be your property, please contact us immediately and if invalid we will have the image removed. If your image requires crediting or is missing a copyright statement then we will be pleased to add this to the webpage, contact us at

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