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Explore our recent and ancient past when you join one of our Gaelic history bus tours of east Belfast.

Delve into a history unique to the east of the city.

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DISCOVER our Gaelic heritage

Journey with us as we cross the bridge and discover an intriguing and little-known past in the east of the city. 

Unlock the history of east Belfast on one of our historical bus and walking tours, led by a knowledgeable and experienced guides. 

Enjoy the craic and make new friends on one of our eye-opening tours. 

A Forgotten Heritage

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Gaelic East Belfast

Bus Tour

Travel through the streets of east Belfast and discover a lost and forgotten history of this part of the city.

Con O’Neill

Bus Tour

Follow in the footsteps of  Con O’Neill, the last Gaelic Lord of Clandeboye, as we travel back in time over four hundred years.

Wall Murals

Bus Tour

Travel the streets of east Belfast uncovering the stories behind many of our iconic wall murals.

Lisnabreeny Rath

TRAVEL back in time with us

Facts and folklore are woven together as we travel through east Belfast’s flatlands and rolling Castlereagh hills.

Bus Tours

Enjoy the craic, as we take you on a tour of  Gaelic history like no other.


Tours, books, gift cards and pottery, inspired by our Gaelic heritage.



An unforgettable journey through local Gaelic heritage and history.


Containing something for everyone, explore and purchase from our selection of Gaelic language and history related tours and locally made products.



Journey East is a valuable educational facility, providing a wealth of learning experience for schools, members of the public, historical groups and academics alike.

Join one of our existing bus tours, or have us create one unique to you, as we weave together facts, legend and folklore, on journeys of discovery in east Belfast’s flatlands and rolling Castlereagh Hills.

Contact Us

If you have questions about what we do, we will be happy to answer them.


Journey East (Turas)
Skainos Centre
239 Newtownards Road
Belfast BT4 1AF

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