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Cave Hill Country Park

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Fabulous views

Anytime I go to cave hill and Belfast castle I am stunned by the views up the lough and across the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
maryoN2326IM
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Amazing views over Belfast

Great walk and an amazing view! A solid couple of hours should see most reasonably fit people... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
417jonathan
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Anytime I go to cave hill and Belfast castle I am stunned by the views up the lough and across the city. The walks throughout the park are well laid out and offer enough of a challenge in places to keep teenagers interested. Besides the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great walk and an amazing view! A solid couple of hours should see most reasonably fit people around the longer route taking you up and over the hill. Much of the path is well maintained and easy enough although there are parts with steps that...More

1  Thank 417jonathan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to just get away for a few hours this is the place to go lovely walks and lovely play park for the kids you can also take a dog with you

Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was lucky to have a nice sunny day to visit and hike in the country park. I went up the hill where I had a lovely view over the city and walk back to see the Volunteers Well. There was a wedding reception on...More

1  Thank Kati N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got a leaflet from the reception at the castle and chose the 5 mile walk. It was mostly well marked and a lovely route. Some lovely views of Belfast and friendly people on route. Then had a very nice lunch in the castle garden.

2  Thank AWilkie2018
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Great views and super morning out with the family. Not a difficult walk and worth the effort! Highly recommend!

1  Thank Chummy777
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We spent the day on Cavehill hiking the views are amazing and so peaceful..great place to walk your dog too

Thank Dustin S
Reviewed 9 August 2018

A must visit place for so many reasons. There are several paths to choose from and different walking abilities catered. Very pleasant and the views are fantastic

1  Thank arobinson506
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The small effort required to reach the top of Cave Hill is well worth the effort! What a sensational view of Belfast! View the shipyards, the incoming cruise liners, and if you're lucky (and interested in birds) some buzzards and jays.There is a choice of...More

Thank Oreena L
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Very interesting but make sure you have sturdy shoes as it's quite hilly at times. Belfast Castle is a lovely building and the gardens are stunning

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Karen G
23 July 2018|
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Response from Samantha M | Reviewed this property |
It’s easier on the lower path, it is a proper path and there are places to rest and leads up to the castle itself - I would test it first though as you know your mum better than me!
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FredfromOhio
4 March 2018|
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Response from Trevor H | Reviewed this property |
I would leave about 2 hours and my favourite starting point is old Cavehill Road
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AnneliesBui
27 March 2017|
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Response from Patrick M | Reviewed this property |
Innisvale park
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