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2-Hour Black Taxi Tour of Belfast’s Murals and Peace Walls

Highlights
  • Private tour with plenty of time to ask questions about a complicated subject
  • Visit the famous Belfast murals on Falls Road and Shankill Road
  • Hear about Belfast's history from someone who lived through it
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2-Hour Black Taxi Tour of Belfast’s Murals and Peace Walls
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2-Hour Black Taxi Tour of Belfast’s Murals and Peace Walls
From US$78.21
Overview
Hear historic tales of The Troubles civil rights clash directly from a black taxi driver who lived through them on this 2-hour private driving tour of Belfast. There's nothing like learning historical information directly from the source. This tour allows you to experience Belfast's Falls Road and Shankill Road sites in an authentic way.
What to Expect
This tour of Belfast with a black taxi driver who lived through the civil rights clash of The Troubles allows you to learn loads more about the city's complicated history than you would traveling on your own. Sit back in rapt attention to your driver's narration, as you visit the famous Belfast murals on Falls Road and Shankill Road, painted by ex-prisoners on both sides of the conflict.

Hear four versions of the city's history: the British version, the Republican version, the Loyalist version, and the truth according to someone who lived through it. Listening to your guide's narrative helps you make sense of a tangled history that is complicated and difficult to understand for visitors. You'll also see photos and videos depicting the neighborhoods visited on the tour as they were at that time.
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1 - 5 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Decades of history in two hours

Some of the 'fake news', cliches and misrepresentations we have accumulated over the years regarding this long ignored ( from the tourist point of view) country, are given a chance to be re-evaluated with this tour. Just seeing the evidence before your eyes in the...More

Thank catherineallen2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Excellent Tour

If your are visiting Belfast, you really should make time for this tour, it was moving and informative. I learned a great deal about “The Troubles”. Our tour guide was witty and passionate about Belfast. This tour is a must for anyone who enjoys history....More

Thank bethinbbTA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Intense, Informative, Moving

Dermot was prompt, knowledgeable throughout, serious when needed and funny where possible. The tour was a lifelong memory. Highly recommended!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 May 2018
Black Taxi Cab Tour Belfast

With a fantastic guide, this 2 hour tour provided us a with a great overview and balanced perspective of the history of Northern Ireland. Our guide provided ample opportunities for pictures and patiently answered our questions. A must do in Belfast!

Thank Michel L
Reviewed 7 April 2018
Learned a Lot

I have visited Belfast 5 times for business, and i learned so much about the city, the troubles, the history in the roughly 90 minutes we were in the taxi. It is a excellent tour Couple of Suggestions though. Try to do the tour on...More

3  Thank Neofitos R
butterbean7175, Front Office Manager at Belfast Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hi We like to thank you very much for your review and taking the time out to promote of changing city. Thanks Joanne

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Carol M
29 May 2018|
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Response from Dana M | Reviewed this property |
Give yourself 2 hours to do it. I think it would depend on the guide/ driver. Ours had a good pace, I think it was 90 mins.
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babies1234Stafford
20 May 2018|
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Response from Dana M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I believe they fit 4 in back and 1 in front
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JC132013
11 April 2018|
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Response from noellekodroff | Reviewed this property |
I agree with simber100. There are larger cabs that may accommodate 5 or 6 passengers. It would be best to contact the booking company and let them know of your need for a larger cab.
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