a walk with us and find out how a sandy ford became a powerhouse of trade
and industry, a hotbed of political unrest, and the place that supplied
Sherlock Holmes with his overcoats.
Belfast Walk: No Mean City
Distance: Two miles
Time: Two hours
Advice: The whole walk is on pavement
and tarmac and is accessible for wheelchair users and parents with buggies.
There is an incline onto the footbridge over the Lagan at Donegall Quay
but the ramp is in a spiral and not too steep. Click here for more health & safety advice...
More info: This is a city centre route beginning at
City Hall and ending a short distance away from there in Donegall Street.
At each of the eight stages you can enjoy a special experience through
your mobile phone with characters from past and present sharing their
experience of Belfast with you.
You can read about eight features of Belfast by going to the right-hand
navigation and walking through page by page. You can also print out
a copy and take it with you.