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County Down Sights

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Life Adventure Centre (Castlewellan)
Ranked #1 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
Owner description: Our Centre is located within the stunning Castlewellan Forest Park in the shadows of the spectacular Mourne Mountains.... more » Owner description: Our Centre is located within the stunning Castlewellan Forest Park in the shadows of the spectacular Mourne Mountains. Offering a broad range of Adventure Activities to include Hill Walking, Canoeing, Archery, Wet Bouldering, Rock Climbing, Kayaking, Coasteering, Mountain Biking, Sea Kayaking and Canyoning. From 1.5 Hour 'Blasts' to multi day 'Journeys', from fully instructed/guided options to equipment rentals (Bikes, Canoes, Kayaks, Camp Kit etc) Individuals, Families and Groups all welcome. Call us to discuss your exact needs and if we can't help we'll do our very best to point you in the right direction. « less
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Ranked #2 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
Owner description: Based on the shores of Strangford Lough; just 45 minutes from Belfast. Come to Clearsky Adventure Centre for a wide range of... more » Owner description: Based on the shores of Strangford Lough; just 45 minutes from Belfast. Come to Clearsky Adventure Centre for a wide range of activities on offer to everyone – from the young to the young at heart. Adventure days and courses for individuals to large groups. Canoeing, Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting, Kayaking, Sea Kayaking, Abseiling, Rock Climbing, Coasteering, Raft Build and Racing, Archery, Crate Stacking and more. Experience Clearsky &€“ inspiration, fun and enjoyment for everyone. « less
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Castle Ward (Downpatrick)
Ranked #3 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
Owner description: Castle Ward will take you on a journey of discovery. The 18th-century eccentric house with two distinctly different styles,... more » Owner description: Castle Ward will take you on a journey of discovery. The 18th-century eccentric house with two distinctly different styles, classical and Gothic, will entice you to explore further. This truly beautiful 332-hectare (820-acre) walled demesne, with walking trails, exotic garden, stunning vistas and picturesque farmyard, will unlock your imagination through family history, leisure pursuits, events and industrial heritage. A children's pastimes centre and laundry room are a short walk from the house in the stableyard, alongside a gift shop, second-hand bookshop and tea-room. « less
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Ballynoe Stone Circle (Downpatrick)
Ranked #4 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #5 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Ancient Ruins; Landmarks
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Scrabo Tower (Newtownards)
Ranked #6 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Grey Point Fort (Crawfordsburn)
Ranked #7 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Inch Abbey (Downpatrick)
Ranked #8 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Mount Stewart House (Newtownards)
Ranked #9 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
Owner description: Remarkable 18th-century house and 98-acre garden that reflect the rich history of the Stewart family who played a leading... more » Owner description: Remarkable 18th-century house and 98-acre garden that reflect the rich history of the Stewart family who played a leading role in British social and political life. « less
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Hillsborough Castle (Hillsborough)
Ranked #10 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Castles; Landmarks
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Dundrum Castle (Newcastle)
Ranked #11 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Castles; Mountains
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Ranked #12 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
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Ranked #13 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #14 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Race Car Tracks; Landmarks
Owner description: We are Europe’s largest Indoor Karting Centre with three tracks spanning over 1km. We cater for all groups including Birthday... more » Owner description: We are Europe’s largest Indoor Karting Centre with three tracks spanning over 1km. We cater for all groups including Birthday Parties, Corporate events, Hen and Stags, School and Youth Groups and many more. We have a range of options to suit all tastes and budgets. We can also cater towards your own needs and develop a package specific to you. Our facilities include: Three Top Class Racing Tracks, Viewing Area & Amusement Arcade, Café serving a range of delicious Coffees, Tea etc Digital Display Results Board, Conference and Party Rooms, Accommodation Packages available, Transport can be arranged via bus, taxi, train, helicopter & limo, Catering is available upon request. « less
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Ark Open Farm (Newtownards)
Ranked #15 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Farms; Landmarks
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Grey Abbey (Portaferry)
Ranked #16 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
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Bangor Abbey (Bangor)
Ranked #17 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks

The area around Bangor Abbey traces history back over 1600 years. One of the first monastries in Ireland was founded here in 563 AD. From Bangor, missionaries travelled across... more »

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Ranked #18 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Castles; Landmarks
Owner description: Narrow Water Castle is a truly magical venue for a wedding. Originally built in 1816, by Thomas Duff, a well known architect,... more » Owner description: Narrow Water Castle is a truly magical venue for a wedding. Originally built in 1816, by Thomas Duff, a well known architect, it is the home of the Hall family who have lived at Narrow Water since 1670. The estate extends to over 700 acres, and is a beautiful setting, overlooking Carlingford Lough and the Cooley Mountains. « less
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Ranked #19 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
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Ranked #20 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Other ranches and farms; Landmarks
Owner description: Experience the Wild West, in the Mournes! A warm welcome awaits for you here at Laneway Lodge, we will pair you up with a... more » Owner description: Experience the Wild West, in the Mournes! A warm welcome awaits for you here at Laneway Lodge, we will pair you up with a suitable horse, spend some time establishing respect and control on the ground before mounting up and hitting the trails. We offer river, forest and beach rides. We are suitable for beginner cowboys and cowgirls as well as the more experienced. « less
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Ranked #21 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #22 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Castles; Landmarks
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Ranked #23 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Bangor Castle (Bangor)
Ranked #24 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Castles; Government Buildings; Landmarks
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Down Cathedral (Downpatrick)
Ranked #25 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Slieve Patrick Statue (Downpatrick)
Ranked #26 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
Owner description: Construction began of this statue in 1932, the 1500th anniversary of St. Patrick's landing at the Slaney. From the top of the... more » Owner description: Construction began of this statue in 1932, the 1500th anniversary of St. Patrick's landing at the Slaney. From the top of the Statue there are excellent views across the surrounding countryside and Strangford Lough.Parking is provided at the entrance; there are no footpaths so sensible shoes are advisable. « less
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Ranked #27 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #28 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Holywood Maypole (Holywood)
Ranked #29 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #30 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in County Down
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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