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Suggested Self Drive - Causeway Coastal Route

7 day car hire from $249 per vehicle based on Group B Car hire
Flights are additional
 

7 day car hire from
$249
per vehicle based on Group B Car hireFlights are additional

Suggested Self Drive - Causeway Coastal Route

Exploring Northern Ireland is easy. In the countryside, the roads are excellent, well signposted and largely toll free. Distances between towns are short and driving is on the left hand side of the road, same as in New Zealand.

Choosing your Rental Car
Take into consideration the size of the vehicle you require. We strongly recommend a minimum 1.4 litre for two adults. If the vehicle is to be used for day touring from a central base and not for transporting your luggage, a smaller vehicle may be adequate. We suggest you book your car before leaving home as this will save money and ensure you get the car of your choice.

7 day Group B Car Hire - Northern Ireland ​
From $​​249 per vehicle

Travel​: 01 Apr-30 Jun, 23 Aug-14 Dec 18 & 01 Jan-31 Mar 19 
From $​​315 per vehicle
Travel: 01 Jul-22 Aug & 15-31 Dec 18
Flights are additional

Itinerary
Day 1: Belfast – Island Magee – Ballygally (44km)
Spend today discovering The Gobbins. Start your adventure at the Visitors Centre where you learn all about the story of this rugged coastal pathway. For those not able or keen to undertake the full journey, there are other cliff-top walks to enjoy in the same location.
Day 2: Ballygally – Cushendun – Bushmills (80km)
Take the coastal route north, stopping at the quaint village of Cushenden with its idyllic Cornish Cottages and caves on the beach made famous as a filming location for Game of Thrones.
Day 3: Bushmills – Portrush – Giant’s Causeway – Bushmills (26km)
Head to Portrush exploring the cliff facing castle of Dunluce dating back to the 14th century. In the afternoon, explore the World Heritage Giant’s Causeway. Marvel at the unique rock formations and learn of the myths and legends that surround this famous landmark.
Day 4: Bushmills – Derry (65km)
Visit the world’s oldest whiskey distillery, The Old Bushmills Distillery. Get there early as this is a hugely popular attraction. Continue on to the medieval walled city of Derry and enjoy a walking tour of the town.
Day 5: Derry – Donegal (77km)
Drive the scenic route through the top of the Glenveagh National Park. Follow the coast through traditional fishing villages, stopping along the way for a brisk beach walk or even a surf, before reaching Donegal.
Day 6: Donegal – Sligo – Dublin (224km)
Stop in Sligo to view or walk to the top of Knocknarea, a limestone hill dominating the skyline and offering wonderful views across Sligo Bay to the lakes and mountains. Pack a picnic and stop lakeside for lunch. 

Explore more of the south or join the Wild Atlantic Way from Donegal.

 

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Terms and Conditions

Valid for sales until 31 Mar 1​9 • Prices are Hertz car hire only per vehicle, in NZ dollars for cash or cheque purchase only • Advertised prices are correct as at 09 Apr 18 but may vary due to exchange rates and include VAT. All prices and products are subject to availability at time of reservation. Specific booking conditions apply to each of the services offered. • Surcharges may apply over trade show and special event periods. • Closeouts and Seasonal & Week/Weekend surcharges may also apply. All deals shown exclude airfares which are at an additional cost. • We strongly recommend comprehensive travel insurance be taken at the time of booking, amendment & cancellation fees may apply • Min/Max stays apply − please ask your House of Travel consultant

Sale Period

Until 31 Mar 19

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