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The Dark Hedges

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Address: off Bregagh Road, Ballymoney, Northern Ireland
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The busiest country lane in Northern Ireland

Worth the detour: had just returned from the Giant's Causeway and heading back toward Carrickfergus when we detoured out of Armoy and headed up to this lane. We had travelled the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Worth the detour: had just returned from the Giant's Causeway and heading back toward Carrickfergus when we detoured out of Armoy and headed up to this lane. We had travelled the long straight road over a couple of junctions heading north without seeing a single soul then, just turning the corner, we met cars crammed into the small layby which... More 

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Widnes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A Game of Thrones location. Worth the visit. Parking free before start of the avenue of trees. It takes about 10 mins to walk through & a bit of patience to get a photo without people in it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place, really dark vibe - It's really exciting for who watch GoT - it's free, but the only way to access it is by car or a tour bus.

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Thank Elisa R
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely road and amazing scene. The beech trees were actually quite light and not dark at all!! There could be better information about the road, there didnt seem to be anything written about the road except what we gleaned from our tourist map/guide.

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Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Worth a detour just to see this natural phenomenon of 3-400 year old beech trees lining the road. Lay-by parking available.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had some time to visit the dark hedges free a business trip. Drove down and the view was eerily beautiful. The Dark hedges were roughly a 10 minute walk, you can park on the side either at the front or the end for free. Either way. Park up and enjoy the view. 10/10.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing lane of trees, dark even on sunny day. Had the lane to ourselves. Looks exactly like the pictures.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I wanted to come here because of the popular TV series. It was just a row of trees BUT it was majestic walking along the road with those beautiful old trees that has stood there for ages. Be watchful on the road though as it was open to traffic.

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Lampeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited as I had heard it was beautiful and we were on the way back from Bushmills to our campsite. It was quite easy top find and I was shocked as to how busy it was! There were people everywhere!! Be careful of traffic - I walked to the top of the lane and took a few photos which... More 

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London
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I found this place quite sad. An attractive road no doubt. But trees looked like they are suffering and I hear they are. Plus hardly fathomable that so many people have hacked their names into so many of them. One tourist actually climbing in one. Bins overflowing added to the feeling of a poorly managed attraction which needs urgent attention.

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