“The 400th Anniversary of the Plantation of Ulster”

Dates: July 2, 2010  through  July 14, 2010
Depart US July 1 and Depart Belfast July 15.
Location(s): Belfast, Portrush, Londonderry, Kilkeel, Belfast
Number of Nights: 13
Per Night: $130.69 USD per person based on double occupancy, for comparison only
Includes: luxury motor coach, deluxe accommodation, dinner, bed, and breakfast.

Highlights:

  • Participate in a new BBC Documentary TV series* entitled “Ware Hame Cummin” during the tour discovering your Scots-Irish heritage, travel with historical re-enactors and musicians
  • See the Belfast Titanic area, Carrickfergus Castle, Andrew Jackson Center
  • Ballycarry history and traditional music
  • American Independence Celebration at the Ulster-American Folk Park
  • Genealogy workshop with professional assistance
  • Tour Stormant, Glens of Antrim, Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, North Antrim Coast, Dunluce Castle, Bushmills Whisky Distillery Tour, Giants Causeway
  • Ulster-Scots Speakers, historical lectures
  • Walls of Derry, St. Columbs Cathedral, Brackfield Bawn
  • New Monreagh Ulster-Scots Centre, Donegal, Makemie Church, Glenveagh Castle and National Park
  • Dinner and traditional music and dance with East Donegal Ulster-Scots Society
  • Armagh City ecclesiastical tour
  • Traditional Ulster-Scots music
  • Kingdom of Mourne Mountains
  • Kilkeel’s historical re-enactor parade with bands and sea-side town festival
  • Mourne Mountains, the Silent Valley
  • Annalong Harbor
  • 17th-century Scottish clachan “Hanna’s Close”
  • Optional Belfast parade
  • Seaside resort town of Newcastle, Downpatrick and St. Patrick’s Centre, seaside views of the Ards Peninsula with Portavogie and Doaghadee, Ireland’s oldest pub Grace Neill’s from 1611, Bangor, Lisburn Linen Museum
  • Free time for shopping and genealogy research
  • and more.
*Documentary film participation is optional.

Space is limited and deadlines are approaching, so let us know you're intested today!
Please fill out the Tour Interest Form
For further information contact Ulster-Scots Heritage Travel
Glen Pratt (806) 372-2039, P.O. Box 3969, Amarillo, TX 79116.

 

Glen Pratt • P.O. Box 3969 • Amarillo, TX 79116
(806) 372-2039 •
UlsterScotGP@yahoo.com