Coach and Walking tours guided by Laura Spence

Walking Tour;

Name of Tour: Towns of North Down

One or two hour walking tours of the six listed towns / villages can be arranged on request for individuals, couples or groups – at dates and times to suit. These walks include local history, people, events, literature and poetry.

Date: On Request

 

Coach Tours;

Name of Tour: Historic Tour of the Ards Peninsula

Our story will cover the multi-layered history of the Ards Peninsula from the Ice Age to the coming of Christianity, from the Vikings to the Anglo Normans, and from the Ulster-Scots to more recent times.
There will be stops for morning coffee and lunch (price not included).  Please advise of any special dietary requests.

Date: Tuesday 6 March, Wednesday 25 July,Thursday 4 October

 

Name of Tour: Ulster-Scots Tour of North Down and the Lower Ards

In 1606, two Scottish lairds, Sir James Hamilton & Sir Hugh Montgomery settled large numbers of Scots in the Ards Peninsula.  This tour will look at the legacy of the settlement in terms of people, places, history, heritage, literature and language. There will be stops for morning coffee and lunch (price not included).  Please advise of any special dietary requests.

Date: Monday 23 April, Tuesday 26 June, Tuesday 4 September

Opening Times

  • Tours Depart at the Ards Arts Centre at 9.30am, returning at 4.00pm

Prices

  • Walking Tours Price dependent on numbers and duration. Contact Laura to arrange.
  • Coach Tours £30 p.p. Min: 12 Max: 15

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