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Address: Belfast, Northern Ireland
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If you have transport, make time to visit.

The countryside is beautiful and worth taking time to visit if you have time and transport. The views around every corner are spectacular and need to be seen to appreciate as... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
russ-the-rover
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Accrington, United Kingdom
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Belfast
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19 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Smashing place to visit especially on a good day. Views of Belfast are breathtaking. Only dissapointment the Cafe that was there was closed for no reason.

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Thank Passioneyes
Accrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The countryside is beautiful and worth taking time to visit if you have time and transport. The views around every corner are spectacular and need to be seen to appreciate as photos just don't do it justice.

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Bangor NI
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28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Driving along the Monagh By Pass' I missed the turnoff for the Upper Springfield Road. I did a U turn in an empty side road (off the Whiterock Road). Approaching from the other direction I clearly saw the sign for Divis and Black Mountain. Divis Road is the 2nd turning on the right from the Upper Springfield Road. The National... More 

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1 Thank HeavenKnowsIm
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162 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We shell first say that we have not been at the top of the top of this mountain, but through a bus tour has been coming up a bit on the mountain on one side and enjoy the stunning views of the city. The mountain is somewhat reminiscent of Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa; In both cases, you... More 

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Thank Thomas J
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

The National Trust have worked wonders laying trails across the mountain which can be walked at any time if the year as they are tarmac. Belfast isn't a particularly pretty city from above but the panoramic views are good. The car park from which all trails begin is only accessible by car unfortunately. In summer months there is a cafe... More 

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Thank Scalph
Holywood, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Just had a very 3 hour hike on Divis Mountain with an 8,7 and 5 year old. Stunning views took it at a comfortable.pace. Kids lovecd the panoramic view spoting familiar sights. Kids play a lot of sport so.very fit.h

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Thank 605spc
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The ridge walk provides stunning views of Belfast and the surrounding countryside. Make sure to bring sturdy shoes and wrap up as even on sunny days it can be quite windy up there, well worth a visit in you're nearby.

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Thank nuala m
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Arrived at 3pm Sunday 3rd July at the start of the school holidays to be told that the cafe and the only toilet facilities would be closed in a few minutes! What's that all about. Who closes up mid afternoon when there are many walkers etc in the area. Crazy and disappointing. However having completed 3 of the 4 marked... More 

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Thank Portnooseamus
Cannock, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Well worth the effort of driving up here - the views are stunning - the whole of Belfast at your feet!

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Thank Claireemery
Belfast, United Kingdom
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

I've been up a few times as I live local. Amazing views over belfast and beyond on a clear day. It's a nice spot suits all ages. My kids aged 6 & 8 love the walks

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