Walking Tour of Historic Ballymena - City of the Seven Towers
Join me on this 2-hour walking tour of historic Ballymena. Known as the City of the Seven Towers and also as the Gateway to the Glens of Antrim, Ballymena is just 15 miles from the Causeway Coastal Route, close to iconic Game of Thrones filming locations and a stone's throw from Slemish mountain where St Patrick tended sheep whilst a slave. Hear the story of the Seven Towers, tales of feudal lordships, of deals with the devil, the headless horseman, of ancient monastic settlements, the rebels of 1798, along with the more recent history of this busy market town and popular shopping destination.
Remaining planned tour dates are:
- Saturday 24 August 2019
- Saturday 28 September 2019
The tours run from 11.00am - 1.00pm.
Please note that booking is essential.
Private tours are also available for families and groups - just get in touch to discuss a date and cost.