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North Down Coastal Path ranked in Top 10 best walks in Northern Ireland

collage of Helens Bay beach images, looking from the beach out to water

Date: Wednesday 7 April 2021

Copyright -Top 10 best walks in Northern Ireland, ranked, Ireland Before You Die, by Siân McQuillan: Full article can be found at Ireland Before You Die website

A country brimming with scenic coastlines, forest parks, and winding rivers, Northern Ireland is home to some beautiful spots perfect for a relaxing stroll.

A haven for walkers, Northern Ireland is full of stunning scenery and trails to suit all abilities. Here are the top ten best walks in Northern Ireland (NI).

From beautiful coastal paths to serene forest parks that wind their way through the luscious countryside synonymous with the Emerald Isle, Northern Ireland really does have it all when it comes to scenery.

So, if you’re looking to get out about and make the most of nature, then here are the ten best walks in Northern Ireland, ranked.

At number three: North Down Coastal Path – Holywood to Bangor

One of the best walks in Northern Ireland is the North Down Coastal Path.

Taking you along the coastal path from Holywood to Bangor, this scenic walk passes over beautiful spots like Cultra and Helen’s Bay.

We have many walks in Ards and North Down, find out more in our Things to Do section, Walks, Tours and Nature.