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Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, County Antrim


  • Located in Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
  • 119a Whitepark Road, Ballintoy, Co. Antrim BT54 6LS
  • The Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is a rope suspension bridge
  • Bridging the mainland to the small island of Carrick
  • Originally erected to help salmon fishersmen catch fish in season
  • It's 20 metres long and 30 metres above sea level
  • Put up in March and taken down in late October
  • Managed by the National Trust, it attracts over 100,000 visitors a year

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www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, County Antrim


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Larrybane Head

Located in Ballintoy, County Antrim, Northern Ireland

Less than a mile away.

On the north coast of Northern Ireland. Larrybane Head leads to the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge. Stunning views along the coast and across the sea to the Western Isles of Scotland...

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Giant's Causeway World Heritage Site

Located in Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern Ireland

Approximately 5.4 miles away.

Legend has it that the Irish giant Finn McCool built the causeway to walk to Scotland to fight his Scottish counterpart Benandonner. Less prosaic, the Giant's Causeway is a series of around forty thousand interlocking ba...

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Carrickfergus Castle

Located in Carrickfergus, County Antrim, Northern Ireland

Approximately 42.2 miles away.

On the shore of Belfast Lough to the east of Northern Ireland. Begun in the twelfth century. Garrisoned continuously for around eight hundred years until 1928. Managed by The Northern Ireland Government...

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The Fullerton Arms, Ballintoy
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 11; Rates: 50 - 800 Per Night

The Fullerton Arms is a family-run Guest Inn with a bar and restaurant, situated in the idyllic village of Ballintoy...

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Causeway Lodge, Co Antrim
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Approximately 3.6 miles away.

Total Rooms: 4; Rates: 80 - 120 Per Night

Just 5 minutes away from Gianta s Causeway, this purpose built lodge provides the ideal base from which to explore the natural beauty of North Antrima s coastline...

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Bayview Hotel, Co Antrim
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Approximately 8.0 miles away.

Total Rooms: 25; Rates: 75 - 125 Per Night

Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, this hotel is situated in the heart of the picturesque harbour-village of Portballintrae, one mile from Bushmills...

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