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carolyn foster nitga guide

Carolyn Forster

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Born and bred in Northern Ireland, I have lived, been educated and worked all of my life in Belfast. Since successfully achieving my qualification in 1995, I have guided many visitors from all around the world sharing knowledge, enthusiasm and fascination of my home country. I am sensitive, articulate and professional in tailoring the tour to suit the visitors requests.

Email:cpforster@talktalk.net

Mobile:0044 7801 240 850

Landline:0044 28 9079 1649

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours:No

judy nitga guide

Judy Crawford

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Pub and Walking tours of Belfast and Hillsborough Village

Email:judycrawford@belfastpubtours.com

Mobile:0044 7720 948 064

Website:http://www.belfastpubtours.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Kumiko Yagi nitga guide

Kumiko Yagi

Fáilte Ireland National Badge

Failte Ireland’s National Tour Guide.

I specialise in Belfast, Derry/Londonderry, Giant’s Causeway, Carrick-a-Rede, Bushmills,

Mount Stewart and day tours to Dublin & vicinity.

Keen interest in Celtic times to modern.

Experienced in extended tours all over Ireland and tour planning.

I also have a Japanese National qualification of travel advisor

Email:info@kumikoyagi.com

Mobile:0044 7521 579 355

Website:http://www.kumikoyagi.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English and Japanese

lois mc cullough nitga guide

Lois McCullough

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Walking tours of Belfast, particularly the city’s Victorian heritage

Tours of the Antrim coast and Giant’s Causeway

Tours of South Down, particularly Newcastle and the Mourne area

Email:mcculloughlois@hotmail.com

Mobile:0044 7533 026 230

Landline:0044 28 9028 4582

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

william swann nitga guide

William Swann

Student Guide

My tours include interesting and unusual details of life, history and society in NI. They are informative, entertaining, with personal snapshots and insights, bringing colour to history.

Als eingeborener Nordire, zeigen meine Tours interessante und ungewöhnliche Einzelheiten über das Leben, Geschichte und Gesellschaft meines Landes. Die informativen und unterhaltsamen Tours bringen Farbe zur Geschichte, durch persönliche Erinnerungen, Einblicke und Anekdoten.

Email:tourism@surfanytime.net

Mobile:0044 7887 507622

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:German

Other Interests:Can organise tours in NI as per request

Sam McCallen nitga guide

Sam McCallen

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I have been a tour driver on coaches for over twenty years. During this time I have been a driver, driver/guide and tour manager. My experience has been mostly in the British Isles although I have also covered parts of Europe. I have a general interest in all aspects of touring and with all Nationalities and age groups. I can provide modern transport in various sizes from 8 seats up to 53 seats.

Email:sammccallen@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7800 720 089

Landline:0044 28 9073 8057

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:Yes

Languages:English

Billy Scott nitga guide

Billy Scott

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Hello and welcome to touringaroundbelfast.com

I’m a Blue Badge guide experienced in all aspects of N.Ireland life available for coach, walking, and driver guided tours, PSV licensed and PSV insured.

I have a 7 seater Mercedes Viano and work regularly for many tour operators world wide as well as working regularly for Tourism N.Ireland.

You’ll see from my face book page or website that my guiding covers everything from Causeways, ropebridges and castles to peace walls, murals, fishing, surfing and swinging in trees.

Book me and we’ll have some craic.

Email:billy@touringaroundbelfast.com

Mobile:0044 7798 602 401

Website:http://www.touringaroundbelfast.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:Yes

Languages:English

hugh rice nitga guide

Hugh Rice

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Email:hugh.rice1@gmail.com

Mobile:‭00 44 7866 544058‬

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

paul mc ivor nitga guide

Paul McIvor

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Tourism professional with over 10 years’ experience working in this field. As a Blue Badge Guide, I love nothing more than showing off our hidden gems and uncovering our stories for visitors. Specialist interest areas include – Belfast City Highlights Tour. Titanic. Stormont and NI Government. The 3 P’s: “Partition, Peace Lines and Peace Process”

I also love The Causeway Coast and the wonderful ‘maiden city’ of Derry-Londonderry.

Join me and let’s explore even more together!

Email:paulmcivor@icloud.com

Mobile:0044 7803 929 748

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

gwen chambers nitga guide

Gwen Chambers

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I love to welcome visitors to Northern Ireland; where there is something for everyone.

I guide on coaches, lead walking tours and private tours, and I can plan itineraries for particular interests.

I live in South Down where the Mountains of Mourne sweep down to the sea; this area has much to offer:  mountains, coastline, museums, parks, outdoor activities, and shopping, showcasing local artisans.

Email:gwen.chambers@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7926 770 570

Landline:0044 28 4176 5030

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Ken McElroy

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Specialising in Belfast’s and Northern Ireland’s Industrial and Political History.

Email:info@kmtgs.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7801 541 600

Landline:0044 28 3884 0054

Website :http://www.kmtgs.co.uk

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

christine leckey nitga guide

Christine Leckey

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

The Linen Industry in Northern Ireland, the Linen families of the Bann Valley and the Linen Industry in Belfast and especially the role of woman in the industry and the role of woman generally in the economic life of Northern Ireland. Cultural, historical, social, economic and political life of Northern Ireland.

Email:cmlguiding@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7786 081 396

Landline:0044 28 9186 1908

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Other Interests:Industrial Archaeology NI, Woman’s Lives in NI

Isabel Anderson nitga guide

Isabel Anderson

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Architecture, Sport, Nature

Email:isabelanderson643@btinternet.com

Mobile:0044 7855 102813

Landline:0044 28 9066 7083

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Emily Gill nitga guide

Emily Gill

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Email:emily.gill1@ntlworld.com

Mobile:0044 7754 461 808

Landline:0044 28 9058 1179

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

marty mc auley nitga guide

Martin McAuley

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Owner of the site www.ulsterwhiskey.com which celebrates the history of whiskey as it relates to Ulster. Capable of doing tastings as well as the industrial heritage.

Email:martymcauley@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7738 877 359

Website:http://www.ushkeytours.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

maureen maginnis nitga guide

Maureen Maginnis

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Born and living in Belfast. Honours degree in Geography and accredited guide trainer.
Blue Badge guide for over 10 years.
Coach and walking tours for tour operators, school, student, retirement groups, cruise ships.

Tours:

Belfast
Giant’s Causeway and Antrim Coast Road
St. Patrick’s Country
Ards Peninsula
National Trust properties
Bespoke tours to all places of visitor interest

Walking Tours:

Belfast City Tour
Linen Quarter Tour
Cathedral Quarter Tour

Email:imhmaginnis@btinternet.com

Mobile:0044 7891 505 290

Landline:0044 28 9040 2347

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

eugene Kielt nitga guide

Eugene Kielt

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Based at Laurel Villa Boutique Guesthouse in Magherafelt and specialising in poet Seamus Heaney. My Tour of Heaney Country, the authentic and original Heaney tour, is rated 5***** by Tourism NI. Tour options include pre or post tour tea & gourmet scones in our wood-pannelled and poetry bedecked dining room.

‘The most informative, exciting and moving tour I have ever experienced’ –  The Guardian

Email:info@laurel-villa.com

Mobile:0044 7720 666 324

Landline:0044 28 7930 1459

Website:http://www.laurel-villa.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Other Interests:Seamus Heaney Country

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Aidan Walker

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

As a lifelong resident of Belfast he has extensive knowledge and experience of the city and can tell its story from many perspectives – Historical, Political, Cultural and Social.

He is passionate about Northern Ireland and loves sharing all the great locations and experiences available for visitors.  His passions include the Belfast and the Titanic stories, The Giants Causeway, Antrim Coast and Derry’s Walls.

Email:aidan@belfasttourguides.com

Mobile:0044 7828 176 076

Website:http://www.belfasttourguides.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Tim Conway nitga guide

Tim Conway

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I have a variety of tours on all the subjects listed above, as it is not mentioned I also do research into genealogy and family history. As well as these I also do tours of Scotland and England. My formal qualifications are B.Sc, (Cantab) B.A. (Hons) UU, M.Phil (TCD), Ph.D. (U.U)

Email:tim@irelandnorth.com

Mobile:0044 7802 957 567

Website:http://www.irelandnorth.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:Yes

Languages:English

Wendy hood nitga guide

Wendy Hood

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

My Belfast City Tours include the City Murals, Titanic, Social, Political, Economic and Cultural History, with relevance to our Diverse and often Divided Community, History and Politics with relation to our Recent Conflict, Conflict Resolution, and Peace and Reconciliation .

I specialise in overseas students, teenagers, and Retired Groups with a lively interest in Life!

I ‘tailor’ my tours to suit the interests and ages of my visitors!  The main requirement being enjoyment!

I love Animals, Children and People with a Sense of Humour.

Email:hoodshouse4@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7817 401 045

Landline:0044 28 9081 5854

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Other Interests:Historic Pub Walking Tours

andrew beggs nitga guide

Andrew Beggs

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Born, raised and educated within Belfast’s famous Industrial Triangle of Linen, Shipbuilding and Tobacco. Widely travelled and experienced in tour management throughout UK and RoI with professional qualifications in Passenger Transport Operations UK and Tourist Guiding NI.

Email:andrewbeggs@btinternet.com

Mobile:0044 7749 902 313

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours:No

Other Interests:Scottish & Irish History

Catherine Burns nitga guide

Catherine Burns

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I am an experienced Blue Badge Guide with an extensive knowledge of all areas of Northern Ireland where I have lived and worked most of my life.  My tours are interesting, informative and good ‘craic,’ and should leave the visitor with a desire to return.

I currently work as an Explainer/Guide at Hillsborough Castle

Email:Catherine120e@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7778 376 672

Coach Tours:Yes

Mobile Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Other Interests:Industrial Heritage

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Angela Hunt

Student Guide

I have a passion for tourism and a working experience as tour guide since 2003.  My tourists from all around the world are always left with an unforgettable memory of the beautiful places in Northern Ireland.  

I organise tours to every part of Northern Ireland:  city of Belfast, the beautiful coast of Antrim, Giant Causeway, Ards Peninsula, Whiskey tasting etc.

Email:a.hunt@qub.ac.uk

Mobile:0044 7487 720 867

Landline:0044 28 9146 3345

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:Russian, Romanian, Moldovan, Spanish

COLIN BROWN nitga guide

Colin Brown

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I like engaging with all people to help them get the best from their visit to Ireland. I aim to provide informed, balanced and enjoyable tours; blended with Irish humour!

I believe Tour Guiding is a passion and it affords me the privilege to meet people from many different backgrounds and countries, to help make their visit special and memorable.

Email:colinbrown4215@yahoo.com

Mobile:0044 7565 096 868

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

audrey moore nitga guide

Audrey Moore

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I aim to enhance the tour experience for local and overseas visitors alike by providing professional, friendly, informed, interesting and enjoyable guided tours.

Email:audemoore@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7933 280 167

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

charles Howell nitga guide

Charles Howell

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Email:giantscauseway2000@yahoo.com

Mobile:‭00 44 7889 068030‬

Landline:‭00 44 28 2075 1112‬

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Jennifer Sturgeon

Fáilte Ireland National Badge

Enjoy extended tours around Ireland, show casing our beautiful country.

Keen interest in walking tours, geography, geology, crafts  such as sewing and knitting.

Also knowledgeable about Seamus Heaney, W.B.Yeats, Oscar Wilde, Earl-bishop Hervey.

Co-founder of Hervey Heritage Group and Mountsandel Discovery & Heritage group.

Email:jennifer.sturgeon@btinternet.com

Mobile:0044 7818 036 404

Landline:0044 28 7035 4287

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

lynn corken nitga guide

Lynn Corken

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I do all sorts of tours in several languages including my native English, Spanish, Portuguese and French. I do extended tours all over Ireland for Rick Steves Europe. I have a keen interest in history, politics and current affairs, and love to share my passion for Ireland. I also do Van Morrison themed tours in Belfast and County Down.

Email:lynncorken@hotmail.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7779 102 448

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English, French, Spanish, Portuguese

malachy norton nitga guide

Malachy Norton

Fáilte Ireland National Badge

Email:Malachy.norton@btopenworld.com

Mobile:0044 7751 849 315

Landline:0044 28 2587 9339

Coach Tours:No

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours :No

Languages:English

Min Shen nitga guide

Min Shen

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Lived and worked in Northern Ireland for 18 years, experienced and friendly Chinese tour guide based in Belfast, Guided Language in Mandarin, Cantonese, and English.

Email:dragonsimon76@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7402 801 510

Landline:0044 28 9046 0735

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English, Mandarin & Cantonese

patricia moorhead nitga guide

Patricia Moorhead

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I guide walking tours of Belfast including Cathedral Quarter, and Queen’s University Quarter.

I guide coach tours of Belfast.  I also guide house tours of ‘Montalto’, an Irish Georgian country mansion in Co. Down and do walking tours of Hillsborough, Co. Down.

Email:patriciamoorhead@yahoo.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7763 203 123

Landline:0044 28 9268 1071

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

silvia ballocchi nitga guide

Silvia Ballocchi

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Tours in Italian in Northern Ireland. Passionate about the Maritime Heritage of Belfast and the Christian Heritage of County Down.

Email:Silvia@guidaturisticairlanda.com

Website:http://www.guidaturisticairlanda.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English and Italian

kerena crowe nitga guide

Kerena Crowe

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

A proud native of Belfast with a lively interest in its history, culture, architecture and environment, I have an in-depth knowledge of the city.

Based in Central Belfast, I can provide maximum flexibility regarding tour times.

Themes of coach and walking tours around Belfast include:

‘Belfast – Past Present and Future’

‘Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter’

‘Radicals and Revolutionaries – United Irishmen in Belfast’

Email:Kerena.crowe@btinternet.com

Mobile:0044 7817 047 256

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Shirley Gray nitga guide

Shirley Gray

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Amateur Geologist with good local NI knowledge.

I have completed the World Host Programme for Customers with Disabilities.

Email:rsgray12@icloud.com

Mobile:0044 7511 177 718

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driving Tours:No

Languages:English

Other Interests:Geological Interest

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Jennifer Wheeler

Fáilte Ireland National Badge

I offer both day tours and extended tours throughout Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland in English, French, German and Spanish. My speciality is my enthusiasm for all things Irish, combined with my professionalism.  This transmits itself to the visitors and makes for an enjoyable learning experience for all involved.

Email:jr_wheeler@hotmail.com

Mobile:+44 7549 395 339

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Other Regions:Extended tours throughout Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland

Languages:English, German, Spanish and French

Other interests:French School Groups

Lesley Doherty nitga guide

Lesley Doherty

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Over 5 years experience guiding in English, French and German tours

A local guide from Belfast. Enthusiastic, friendly and professional.

I have experience working with all ages and am currently employed by

Private tour companies

Cruise ship companies

School and student groups

Journalist and Business groups – MICE

Camping and Caravanning groups

Email:Lesley.doherty5@ntlworld.com

Mobile:0044 7921 169 364

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

alice mc keown nitga guide

Alice McKeown

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I am a French and History teacher with a love of travel and meeting people from all over the world. In my spare time I enjoy reading and walking.

Email:alicemckeown@btinternet.com

Mobile:0044 7867 783 471

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English and French

rosie martin nitga guide

Rosie Martin

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

One of my greatest life interests is meeting people from different cultures and countries and interacting with them. I am passionate also about our beautiful country, and it is a wonderful privilege, as a guide, to offer visitors the warm welcome of hospitality and to help bring alive the history, culture and natural beauty of Northern Ireland whilst creating happy memories.

Other interests include Ards Peninsula and French and Spanish groups.

Email:Rosieg57@hotmail.com

Mobile:0044 7810 000 382

Landline:0044 28 9188 3738

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English, French and Spanish

Other Interests:Maritime Heritage, Saint Patrick

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Petra Herrmann

Northern Ireland Blue Badge and Fáilte Ireland Local (Derry & the NW)

Tour group guiding services since 2002

Guided tours in English and German in all major cities in Ireland. Derry – its medieval City Walls & recent history. Belfast – past present and future. Dublin, Cork, etc …

Tour Management all over Ireland & UK. Specialising in Geology, Nature, History, Legends, Christian Heritage, and Whiskey.

Email:petra@aboutulster.com

Mobile:0044 7779 319 676

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English and German

charlene mc crossan nitga guide

Charlene McCrossan

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Interests – working as part of a family run company Martin McCrossan City Tours in the city of Londonderry for a number of years , born and raised in the city with a great passion for its history and culture. This company’s tour is the only Tourism NI 5 star walking tour in Northern Ireland since 2014.
Local expert in Derry city but also have knowledge of other areas in Northern Ireland and also Donegal.

CRB checked, First Aid Certificate
World Host Certificate
ILM Level 5 in Leadership & Management

Email:Charlenemccrossan@icloud.com

Website:http://www.derrycitytours.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Finola Faller

Fáilte Ireland Local (Derry & the NW)

I’m fortunate to work in an industry that I love, guiding visitors throughout the Island of Ireland. It’s a privilege & honour to share my knowledge of this very beautiful land from early Christian life to the present day.

I was born & bred in Derry~Londonderry, a city with a turbulent historic past but a wonderful city to live in.

Walking tours of Walled City of Derry.

All Ireland Tours.

Groups/Private/Coach tours only.

Email:finolafaller@hotmail.com

Landline:0044 7763 320 632

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Eilish Quigley

Fáilte Ireland Local (Derry & the NW)

Walking tours / Step on Guide for historic tours of Derry~Londonderry, Inishowen to Tour operators, groups, schools and individual travellers

Available for special literary heritage tour of the city of Derry~Londonderry ‘Tale of Two Cities’

Email:eilish@toursntrails.co.uk

Landline:0044 7790 050 496

Website:http://www.toursntrails.co.uk

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Jackie Gillespie

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Email:jackiegillespie2003@yahoo.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7811 368 147

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Donna Fox

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

My tours portray the passion for my country and include our history, traditions, cuisine, myths & legends. Visitors reiterate that I have a friendly persona, am flexible, punctual with a proven track record of providing engaging and diverse tours since 1997. Book a tour with me, I can prepare a tailor made itinerary and rest assured you won’t be disappointed

Email:info@donnafoxtours.com

Mobile:0044 7990 575 630

Landline:0044 28 3752 4684

Website:http://www.donnafoxtours.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Other Interests:Apple Blossom/Orchard Tours, Food Trail Tours

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Bibi Barrett

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I have been guiding groups to Northern Ireland for many years. I have an all-round good knowledge of life in N Ireland and conduct Coach and Walking Tours of Belfast City, Coach Tours to Giant’s Causeway, St Patrick’s Country, City of Derry/Londonderry, Ards Peninsula, Co Down and Armagh. I also conduct tours in German.

Email:bibi.barrett@btinternet.com

Mobile:0044 7779 427 056

Coaching Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English and German

John B. Cunningham nitga guide

John B. Cunningham

Fáilte Ireland National Badge

Born in Donegal and lived mostly in Fermanagh. Over 20 years of experience guiding around the British Isles but especially Ireland and writing about Ireland’s history and heritage with about 50 published books so far and hundreds of articles printed in various journals including in the USA. I particularly like showing people around the beautiful lake-spangled County Fermanagh and Donegal and the rugged Wild Atlantic Way. I particularly like bringing people to meet with their ancestral homeland.

Email:adam4eves@aol.com

Mobile:0044 7855 325 693

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours:No

Other Regions:All Ireland, Scotland, Wales, N England

Other Interests:Irish History and Heritage especially N. West Ireland. Pre-Christian Ireland. Early Christian Ireland. The Ulster Plantation. The Great Irish Famine and Irish Workhouses. Irish Emigration. Literature and Writers.

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John O. McIlvenna

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

This fantastic country offers entertaining history, amazing landscapes and friendly people with intriguing customs. I am a keen Christian and know about churches past and present. I studied Irish history at university. After taking you through scenery not known to tourists, we must explore our trendy coffee shops and discover local foods. And there is sooooo much more…

Email:Johnomcilvenna@outlook.com

Mobile:0044 7816 969 350

Landline:0044 28 9083 5221

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:Yes

Other Regions:Carrickfergus

Languages:English

john gribbin nitga guide

John Gribbin

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I am a fluent French speaker and have a good working knowledge of Irish. I have a particular interest in the arts, especially literature. I am a traditional Irish musician (instrument: concertina) and have a deep interest in the history of Irish music. As an actor, I am happy to dramatise presentations in any way which will make the experience richer and more enjoyable for visitors.

I also offer Literary Tours.

Email:gribbin.john@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7588 501 624

Landline:0044 28 9077 0947

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Chris Murphy nitga guide

Chris Murphy

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

All Ireland Tours. Belfast City, music & culture, politics & murals, early Christianity, golf, geography & geology, lighthouses, islands, pubs, National Trust, historic buildings, parks & gardens, farming, environment, birding, wildlife

Email:wildlife@murphys.dnet.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7547 362 332

Landline:0044 28 4484 3141

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

bronagh masoliver nitga guide

Bronagh Masoliver

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

History, agriculture, flora & fauna & folklore. Specialities include tours of Derry Walls, murals and Giant’s Causeway Tours in French, Spanish & Catalan.

Email:ba.masoliver@ulster.ac.uk

Mobile:0044 7988 838 473

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English, French, Spanish and Catalan

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Silke Rustow

Student Guide

Email:silkerustow@gmail.com

Mobile:‭00 44 7392 984263‬

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Language:German

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Anna Phillips

Student Guide

I can organise coach, catamaran and walking tours which can include different experiences and meetings with interesting people.

We can go for horse riding on the beach, climb the highest mountain of Northern Ireland or cycling along the coast. Are you fan of Game of Thrones? Me too! We can visit many locations which were spotted in the series.

Email:annaphillips77@icloud.com

Mobile:0044 7500 004 968

Website:http://www.russiantourguideNI.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:Russian

thelma jackson nitga guide

Thelma Jackson

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I provide tours of Northern Ireland, specialising in Belfast City and Ards Peninsula. The relaxed tours are informative covering subjects which include history, religion, politics and current affairs however on request tours can be adapted to the needs of the individual or group.

Email:thelma_jackson40@hotmail.com

Mobile:0044 7879 666 364

Landline:0044 28 9044 8307

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages :English

mark rodgers nitga guide

Mark Rodgers

Level 3 - Causeway Coast

Mark Rodgers of Dalriada Kingdom Tours has been a tour guide for 7 years and in recent times has specialised in working with DMC’s, Tour Operators/Agents and Hotels creating and delivering tour itineraries for their MICE and high end FIT guests.

His unique knowledge of his home, his ability to tell stories and unearth authentic experiences for his guests make the journey memorable and showcase Northern Ireland in an unique style 

Email:mark@dalriadakingdomtours.co.uk

Mobile:00447752659202

Website:www.dalriadakingdomtours.co.uk

Walking Tours:Yes

Coach Tours:Yes

Languages:English

David Graham nitga guide

David Graham

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Foreign Languages, Coast, Mountains, Cities (Belfast, Derry, Armagh, Lisburn), Architecture, Place Names, Geology, History, Natural History, National Trust, Geology, Politics, Hiking, Mountains, Pubs, Folk Music, Education, Youth Interests, Retirement Groups

Email:dvd_graham@hotmail.com

Mobile:0044 7712 658 389

Landline:0044 28 2565 6754

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tour:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

alex bellinghausen nitga guide

Alexandra Bellinghausen

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I would like to show you around Northern Ireland. Next to the well known places like Belfast and the Giant’s Causeway – there is so much more to see. Travel in the footsteps a of At Patrick, see the highest mountain in Northern Ireland and the Mountains of Mourne that sweep to the sea and its beautiful beaches. Relax and dig deep into prehistoric history of the lakes of Fermanagh or visit the Grand Houses of times past or Northern Ireland’s Maiden City

Email:alexbfelix@aol.com

Mobile:0044 7789 967 024

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English and German

christine doherty nitga guide

Christine Doherty

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Preference for Pilgrimage Groups and visits to sites associated with Clan O’Neill Heritage.

Email:dc.doherty@hotmail.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7784 352 832

Landline:0044 28 9447 2242

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Robin Moffitt

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Irish history, pubs of Belfast, Belfast Walking Tours, St Patricks Country and Early Christian Heritage, Glens of Antrim and Causeway Coast, Conservation

Email:robin.moffitt@hotmail.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7972 196 066

Landline:0044 28 9185 2239

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Paul O'Kane nitga guide

Paul O’Kane

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I offer Bespoke Tours of Northern Ireland’s cities, attractions and hidden gems.

I have a passion for Ireland’s culture, history, heritage and its beauty and continue to study, visit and experience it every day. A native of Belfast, my speciality is in tailoring my popular tour options to your bespoke needs to give a unique entertaining experience. No two tours the same!

Email:paul.okane65@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7710 105 188

Website:http://www.legendtoursni.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Justin Macartney

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I know the Antrim Coast exceptionally well, many of the places I know are not accessible by full size touring coach! Familiar with Belfast I can usually relate a connection between the Province and other countries. If I know where a group originates from I will go out of my way to discover links with that country.

Email:justin.macartney@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7771 721 919

Landline:0044 28 9336 6583

Website:http://www.causewaycoast.co.uk

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Other Interests:CS Lewis, Jewish Groups

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Janice Witherspoon

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

As a resident of Glenarm, I am especially passionate about the Glens of Antrim and Causeway Coast. As well as tour guiding, I work professionally as a storyteller with a particular interest In history, mythology, stories of the landscape and local folklore. Being born and brought up in Belfast, I love to share with others the city’s history and recent transformation.

Email:jwithers8@yahoo.co.uk

Website:http://janicewitherspoon.com

Mobile :00044 7824 721 796

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Other Interests:The Glens of Antrim, Mythology of the Landscape

Ian McCutcheon

Northern Ireland Blue Badge and Fáilte Ireland Local (Fermanagh)

Fermanagh & Enniskillen (Ireland’s only Island Tours)

Own transport – Fleet of Coaches, Minibus and Chauffeur Cars.

Email:ian@lakelandtours.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7779 026 597

Website:http://www.lakelandtours.co.uk

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:Yes

Languages:English

Other Interests:Fermanagh & Donegal

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Mairéad Sweeney

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Guided tours in Towns and cities, Historic buildings, Gardens, Religious sites, Museums represent some of my many areas of interest. I enjoy tailoring visits to suit group or individual preferences. I am happy to accompany groups on site tours, driving or themed walking tours and special interest tours. As a language graduate, I also guide in French and Spanish.

Email:maireadsweeney@talk21.com

Landline:0044 7754 235 706

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English, French and Spanish

nollaig neill nitga guide

Nollaig Neill

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Email:nollaig03@yahoo.com

Mobile:0044 7801 543 753

Landline:0044 28 9070 5202

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

robert pimley nitga guide

Robert Pimley

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Cultural heritage, Causeway Coast, Belfast, Mount Stewart, Hillsborough.

Gardens, history, geography and geology of Northern Ireland.

French and Spanish school groups and exchanges

Email:robertpimley@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7743 335 379

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English, French and Spanish

Other Interests:French and Spanish School Groups

NITGA tour guide

Uwe Klein

Student Guide

Email:uwe4@hotmail.com

Mobile:0044 7738 428 213

Landline:0044 28 6638 9836

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:German

Other Regions:Extended tours throughout Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland

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Ruth Hutchinson

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I am a native of Northern Ireland and would love to show you around our beautiful country. A warm welcome guaranteed.

Email:ruth_hutchinson@hotmail.com

Mobile:0044 7754 697 767

Landline:0044 28 9447 9615

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Lowell Courtney

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I have worked in the travel business for 42 years and as a guide for over 30 years. I am the joint director of a small all-Ireland tour company offering customised itineraries since 1997. We have an excellent reputation and work hard to maintain it.

Email:jameslowell4@outlook.com

Mobile:0044 7974 663 136

Landline:0044 28 7082 3232

Website:http://www.lynchpintours.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English, French and German

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William Galloway

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

My tours are of general interest intending to give a flavour of Northern Ireland. An overview of the history,culture and industry of the area is offered, showing the development of the country from early settlement to modern times. This story unfolds as you enjoy the striking scenery and cityscapes of this magical country. Belfast city tours, Giants Causeway via the Antrim coast road, Greyabbey and Strangford are just some of the areas covered.

Email:williamathome1@yahoo.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7821 781 016

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours:Yes

Languages:English

Annie Yi Han nitga guide

Annie Yi Han

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Email:xinyihan@hotmail.com

Mobile:0044 7456 997 428

Landline:0044 28 9083 8165

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Other Regions:Extended Tours to Republic of Ireland & Britain

Languages:English & Mandarin

Other Interests:Private customised tours

Emma Burns nitga guide

Emma Burns

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Resident of Derry, extensive European experience, unrivalled knowledge of Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland. Available for all types of visits. Loves working with families and large groups. Let us take the stress out of travel by having a local take care of everything. Sense of humour obligatory.

Email:emmadowneyburns@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7401 765 570

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English, French, Spanish and Italian

Máire Ni Threasaigh nitga guide

Máire Ní Threasaigh

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I am passionate about the countryside and the living legacy from times past, particularly pre Christian and early Christian sites as well as language, music and culture. Folklore and traditions also interest me greatly. I look forward to welcoming visitors to this beautiful island and to sharing facts, stories and anecdotes with them to ensure that they have as enjoyable a visit as possible.

Email:mairenithreasaigh@gmail.com

Mobile:0044 7739 951 453

Landline:00353 74 917 6528

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

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Sue McKay

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

• History of Belfast

• Industrial heritage of Belfast,

• Highlights of present day Belfast – covering the centre and the four quarters

• Pub tours Belfast

• Co Antrim Coast Road – covering area from Carrickfergus to Limavady – Londonderry/Derry

• Ards Peninsula – Mount Stewart, Grey Abbey, Portaferry, Strangford and Downpatrick

• Woodland and park walks, Stormont Estate, Belvoir Forest, Divis Mountain, Belfast to Bangor coastal path, Ormeau Park, Victoria Park, Comber Greenway, Connswater Community trails – all within 5 miles of Belfast city centre

• East Belfast industrial, heritage and cultural tours

• Sport – golf, horse back trail riding

Email:suemagmac@hotmail.com

Mobile:0044 7983 348 373

Landline:0044 28 9079 8809

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Other Interests:Walk – parks, forest parks and woodlands within 4 miles of Belfast City centre

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(Laura) Lolly Spence

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

I enjoy developing bespoke tours for groups and individuals of all ages. What I bring to the job is enthusiasm, knowledge, humour and common sense – as well as going the extra mile to ensure visitors are cared-for, educated and entertained. As a former BBC producer, I like to find new ways of sharing our wonderful local stories.

Email:lspence@hiddenulstertours.com

Mobile:0044 7900 988 886

Website:http://www.hiddenulstertours.com

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tour:No

Other Regions:Extended tours throughout Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland

Other Interests:Bespoke Genealogical Tours, Food Tours

Languages:English and Ulster Scots

Virginia Moriarty nitga guide

Virginia Moriarty

Northern Ireland Blue Badge
  • Belfast History
  • Coast & Glens of Antrim
  • All Northern Ireland & Republic of Ireland

Email:v.moriarty@btinternet.com

Mobile:0044 7771 705 850

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English

Doris Noe nitga guide

Doris Noe

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Fluent in German. Belfast City Tours “Past & Present’ a speciality. St. Patrick, Titanic, Arts, Cultural Diversity, Gardens, Ireland’s Bronze Age & Celtic History, early Christianity, natural history

Email:travel@murphys.dnet.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7927 895 580

Landline:0044 28 4484 3141

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:No

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English and German

Glenn Cross NITGA guide

Glenn Cross

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Email:see_with_me@hotmail.co.uk

Mobile:0044 7704 433 685

Landline:0044 28 9064 2271

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English, French and Spanish

caroline nolan nitga guide

Caroline Nolan

Northern Ireland Blue Badge

Broad spectrum of interests across the whole of Ireland.

Specialisms County Down. Artisan crafts and food

All Ireland. Geology, natural history, culture

Email:carolinenolan34@yahoo.com

Mobile:0044 7801567 145

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:English and French

Other Interests:Food and Artisan Food Production, Crafts / Artisan, Coastal and Shore Exploration

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Paul Corken

Student Guide

I offer walking tours of Belfast and coach tours of Belfast and the north coast, including Game of Thrones locations. I can conduct these in three languages, as I am fluent in both French and Spanish.

Email:pcorken@icloud.com

Mobile:0044 7763 888 757

Coach Tours:Yes

Walking Tours:Yes

Driver Guided Tours:No

Languages:French and Spanish