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  1. Castlederg Apple Fair

    Castlederg

    Address

    Castlederg, Tyrone

    Type

    Type:

    Halloween

    The Castlederg Apple Fair returns this October.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Oct 2024
  2. The International Appalachian Trail (IAT) Ulster-Ireland
    The International Appalachian Trail (IAT) Ulster-Ireland
    The International Appalachian Trail (IAT) Ulster-Ireland
    The International Appalachian Trail (IAT) Ulster-Ireland
    The International Appalachian Trail (IAT) Ulster-Ireland
    The International Appalachian Trail (IAT) Ulster-Ireland
    The International Appalachian Trail (IAT) Ulster-Ireland
    The International Appalachian Trail (IAT) Ulster-Ireland

    Address

    The Sperrin Mountains

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route - Long (20> miles)

    The coast to coast trail begins on the Atlantic Coast in South West Donegal at the spectacular Slieve League cliffs, journeys inland along the Blue Stack Way and then into County Tyrone. Here the route picks up the Ulster Way, explores the stunning…

  3. Strabane Canal

    Co.Tyrone

    Address

    Ballymagorry, Co.Tyrone, Co.Tyrone

    Type

    Type:

    Walking

    Immediately after the main entrance at Devine’s Lock is an interpretative panel briefly outlining the canal`s history. From here follow the trail north as it leads along the canal edge, passing two footbridges which cross the canal,   before…

  4. View from Bessy Bell Walk

    Co.Tyrone

    Address

    Newtownstewart, Co.Tyrone, Co.Tyrone

    Type

    Type:

    Walking

    Bessy Bell is part of the Sperrin Mountain Range. It reaches an elevation of 420m (1,378 feet) and dominates Baronscourt to the west and the Strule Valley to the east. From the summit, and Donald Gorm’s cairn, views stretch as far as the Derg…

  5. Newtownstewart

    Address

    Townhall Street, Newtownstewart, County Tyrone, BT78 4AX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Price

    Free

    Type

    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    The power of the O’Neill chieftains in Tyrone came to an end in 1607. Defeated in battle by English forces and fearful for their future, Hugh O’Neill and his allies fled Ireland in what has become known as the Flight of the Earls.

    Price

    Free
  6. Newtownstewart

    Address

    Old Castle Road, Newtownstewart, County Tyrone, BT82 8DY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Price

    Free

    Type

    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Thought to have been built around 1320 by a local chieftain of the O’Neill clan, but named after Harry Avery O’Neill,a local chief who died in 1392, this structure is considered unusual in that Irish chieftain’s of the time rarely built stone castle.

    Price

    Free
  7. Derry~Londonderry

    Address

    26 Tamnagh Road, Park Village, Derry~Londonderry, County Derry, BT47 4DN

    Telephone

    0777-9580-542

    Type

    Type:

    Food & Drink

    Dart Mountain Cheese make a range of award-winning in small batches using the finest local milk. We have a number of tours that we hope will appeal to your individual needs. 

  8. Learmount Forest

    Co. Derry~Londonderry

    Address

    Park, Co. Derry~Londonderry, Co. Derry~Londonderry

    Type

    Type:

    Forest Parks

    Learmount Forest covers 118 hectares of the foothills at the northern face of the Sperrin Mountains. Bought by Forest Service at the end of WWII it boasts a mixture of pine and deciduous trees and a wide variety of habitats. Roads and paths offer…

  9. Aerial shot of Newtownstewart Conservation Area.
    Newtownstewart Conservation Area.
    Aerial shot of Newtownstewart Conservation Area.
    Newtownstewart Conservation Area.

    Newtownstewart

    Address

    Newtownstewart, County Tyrone

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Newtownstewart was designated in April 1993 as a Conservation Area-  an area of special architectural or historic interest. It is only one of five locations within the district which enjoys this status.

  10. The Wilson Ancestral Home.

    Strabane

    Address

    Dergalt, Strabane, County Tyrone

    Telephone

    +44 (0)28 8224 3292

    Type

    Type:

    Historic House / Palace

    *The Wilson Home is currently closed at Ulster American Folk Park*. In the foothills of the Sperrin Mountains at Dergalt can be found the house from which a young man called James Wilson left in 1807.  Just over a century later his grandson,…

  11. Goles Stone Row

    Co.Tyrone

    Address

    Glenelly Road, Plumbridge, Co.Tyrone, Co.Tyrone

    Type

    Type:

    Rural

    Hidden in the heart of Ulster lies the Glenelly Valley and the Sperrins; a dramatic environment millions of years in the making with a thousand and one secrets waiting to be discovered. Mysterious sentinels such as Goles Stone Row (also called the…

  12. Moor Lough Reeds
    Moor Lough Jetty
    Moor Lough Reeds
    Moor Lough Jetty

    Co.Tyrone

    Address

    Glenmornan, Co.Tyrone, Co.Tyrone

    Type

    Type:

    Walking

    Moor Lough is an upland lake of approximately 16.2 hectares located in the Sperrin  Area  of Outstanding Natural Beauty .It sits at an altitude of some 170 metres and within two parishes - Donagheady and Leckpatrick. Owenreagh Hill is located on the…

  13. Sperrins and Killeter Walking Festival 7th & 8th October

    Plumbridge /Killeter

    Address

    Plumbridge /Killeter

    Type

    Type:

    Walks and Trails

    Sperrins and Killeter Walking Festival is back on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th October. Its time to get outside and enjoy the natural beauty of the Sperrins

    Dates

  14. Visitors read information at the Killeter Forest Trails.

    Killeter

    Address

    Killeter Forest, Killeter, County Tyrone

    Type

    Type:

    Forest Parks

    Pull on your walking boots and come enjoy a truly wonderful walking experience - one which has been defined by nature and refined by the seasons to provide an ever changing backdrop to the Killeter story.

  15. Visitors at Patrick Street Graveyard in Strabane.

    Strabane

    Address

    Strabane Visitor Information Centre, Strabane, County Tyrone

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7138 4444

    Type

    Type:

    Cemetery / Mausoleum

    Patrick Street Graveyard is the oldest burial ground in Strabane. The earliest memorials in the graveyard date back to the 17th century and most commemorate families that originally came from Scotland.

  16. Nowanois - The Sperrin's Sculpture Trail
    Nowanois - The Sperrin's Sculpture Trail
    Nowanois - The Sperrin's Sculpture Trail
    Nowanois - The Sperrin's Sculpture Trail

    Omagh

    Address

    274 Glenelly Road, Omagh, Co.Tyrone, BT79 8LS

    Telephone

    +44 (0)28 7126 7284

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoors

    Explore the Sperrins Sculpture Trail, including Nowanois located in Co.Tyrone. The adult Nowanois points to the sky; he muses telling his younger self a story of the stars and of the ancestors gone by who looked and marvelled at the heavens.

  17. Strabane

    Address

    1 Railway Street, Strabane, County Tyrone, BT82 8EF

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7138 4444

    Gradings

    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

    Type

    Type:

    Arts Centre

    The Alley Arts and Conference Centre is a theatre complex, art gallery, visitor information centre and conference venue, situated in the heart of beautiful Strabane, County Tyrone and located on the gateway to County Donegal.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2024to31 Dec 2024Various Opening Times
  18. Wild Atlantic Distillery & Gin School
    Wild Atlantic Distillery & Gin School

    Castlederg

    Address

    20 Trienamongan Road, Aghyaran, Castlederg, County Tyrone, BT81 7XF

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9600 2525

    Type

    Type:

    Brewery/Distillery Tour

    Meet the people behind the distillery in a fun and friendly environment just 15 miles from the Wild Atlantic Way. Take the opportunity to learn how we make our Wild Atlantic Gin and let us introduce to you the equipment that makes it possible.

  19. Omagh

    Address

    2 Mellon Road, Castletown, Omagh, County Tyrone, BT78 5QU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 8224 3292

    Price

    Price £12.50 Per Ticket

    Gradings

    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Journey back in time at the Ulster American Folk Park, from the Old World of Ulster to the New World of America. Learn what life was like in rural Ulster, step on board the full-scale emigrant ship and enjoy craft demonstrations performed by guides…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Mar 2024to31 Oct 2024Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 Nov 2024to28 Feb 2025Various Opening Times

    Price

    Price £12.50 Per Ticket
  20. Church of the Immaculate Conception, Strabane

    Strabane

    Address

    44 Barrack Street, Strabane, County Tyrone, BT82 8HD

    Telephone

    +44 (0)28 7188 2215

    The Church of the Immaculate Conception was dedicated at a ceremony on the 15 September 1895 by the Bishop of Derry, the Rev. Dr. O’ Doherty and attended by Cardinal Logue, the Catholic Primate of All Ireland. The architect was a William Hague from…

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