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The Dark Hedges

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Address: off Bregagh Road, Ballymoney, Northern Ireland
12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Great for fans of the series

Worth a visit for GoT fans. Just imagine yourself travelling along the kings road. Try it in the dark!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Dark Hedges has sky rocketed in popularity recently thanks to a certain tv show, and it is definitely worth a visit. Due to it's increased popularity it can get quite busy and parking can proved difficult. Everyone aims to get their perfect photo here as well which is difficult with the crowds that stop by. I would not let... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Worth a visit for GoT fans. Just imagine yourself travelling along the kings road. Try it in the dark!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came very early and had spectacular views and lots of privacy as we were almost alone. It was spoiled by someone parked at the bottom end. Really there should be parking off in one of the fields, along with restroom facilities. We had to go behind a gate and I discarded my used tissues in the bins but the... More 

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Port Orange, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was close to dusk when we finally found The Dark Hedges (they can be easy to miss so drive slowly!) so we were hoping for a slightly spooky walk. We parked at the very end and began our walk. As soon as we started walking a giant tour bus pulled up and let off a whole bus full of... More 

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Limavady, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice trees either side of a road. Look blummin' great though. It might be an idea to have traffic control during busy periods what with everyone stopping their cars to get out and take photos.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

hadnt been here for years, took my brother up who was on a visit home from new zealand, which I hadnt as it was embarrasing this is the best example of when mass tourism destroys the place i,d been there before it was famous and it was superb, now game of thones tourism has destroyed it, verges are wrecked by... More 

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Dundonald, Belfast.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not being " Game of Thrones " viewers we have never been. Even without this added incentive, I would highly recommend visiting if you are in the vicinity. It is a strangely atmospheric place in a beautiful setting. It is pretty much impossible to get a photo without a car or people in it! The trees are beautiful and their... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

saw it twice once at night and it can really be scary and once in day light and is so beautiful and weird at the same time, has to be seen has to be walked through if you can wait for all the travellers to disappear and...experience it alone...is some how a true enchanted wood feel walking through these old... More 

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Tullamore, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

As my title suggests, our trip to the Dark Hedges was taken at a busy time of the day. However, we stayed patient and got some great shots as dusk was approaching and the sun was setting. Would recommend going early in the morning for sunrise. Definitely a worthwhile trip.

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Southport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

Time your visit carefully - there will be a lot of people here at the weekend. Makes both getting a photo and driving through problematic. But if you can get here at dawn or dusk, you'll get a view of 18th century trees that have been carefully shaped, like hands curling over the road. It's not far from the Giant's... More 

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