Tours and Trails

Tours and Trails

 

Paranormal activity awaits those who dare, plenty of haunted tours and trails taking place, guaranteed to scare.

 

Halloween Origins Tour (Over 16s)

Departs Tourist Office Foyle Street

Date:  Friday 30th & Saturday 31st  October 

Time: 9:30am (Tour duration 7 hours) | Cost: £58.30

A Cultural Experience  that explores the origins and survival of Samhain “Halloween” the Festival that marks the beginning of winter and the Celtic New Year. As a cultural phenomenon Samhain has evolved and been celebrated in the Irish Countryside for at least 2,000 years. Today many of the sites and habitats associated with the festival now known as Halloween lie dormant in the countryside surrounding Derry, waiting for their “stories to be told”.

This entertaining and informative experience provides visitors with enthralling insights and stories associated with ancient – giant`s graves, stone circles, standing stones and sacrificial wetland sites. Visitors will also discover pagan wells, sacred trees and learn some Irish plant lore, even discover how our vampire (parasitic) plants have evolved.

Age 16+, please wear hiking boots.

Tickets:  www.foyletrails.com

Current Covid 19 restrictions apply, Tickets Maximum 6 and Minimum 6 for minibus.

Groups of 2 or 3 only 

For further information contact Martin Bradley 07926785706

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Scary Derry Tour with Charlene McCrossan

Departs Meeting at St Columb’s Cathedral (London Street entrance),City Centre

Dates: Monday 26th – Friday 30th October

Times: 5.30pm & 7pm

Join us on this family friendly spooky tour of the city to get your family into the spirit.

A chilling walking tour around the city centre and walls which will give you an insight into the city’s paranormal past. Be aware of any ghosts and ghouls along the way. Lasts 45minutes – 1 hour.

 

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/scary-derry-tour-tickets-122423589251

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