Portaferry Town Trail

This walking tour provides a flavour of the history of the town and leads the walker past buildings and locations of character and interest whilst providing breath taking views over the Narrows.

County

Down

Distance

1.5 miles

OS Map

OSNI Sheet 21 Strangford Lough

Nearest Town

Portaferry

Route Shape

Circular

Route Type

Urban

Terrain

Footpaths and some steep climbs

Grid Reference (Start)

J594510

Grid Reference (End)

J594510

Point of Interest

Urban trail with buildings and sights of interest

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Strangford Lough

Route Description

Please see accompanying guide to complete this walk.

Getting to the Start (by Public Transport)

Translink - journeyplanner.translink.co.uk

Getting to the Start (by Car)

Car parking is available in Portaferry with a car park beside Exploris - the N.Ireland aquarium at the Ropewalk.Portaferry Tourist Information and Visitor Centre is the start point and is located beside Exploris on Castle Street.

Dogs

Dogs are allowed. Dogs should be kept on leads at all times

Facilities

Refreshment and toilet facilities are available in Portaferry. Car parking, included disabled car parking is also available.

Publication

Portaferry Walking Guide

Publication Availability

Portaferry Walking Guide downloadable from this page.

Walk Location
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