Belfast Tours in Iconic Black Taxis
Belfast Tours in Iconic Black Taxis
Discover this Gem on your way to the Giant’s Causeway
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Belfast Tours are a great way to see and learn about the history of Belfast. Established in 1970 we are the original and official Belfast Tours company.
The original and official Belfast taxi tours company.
With TaxiTrax. You are guaranteed the most authentic Belfast Tours one of the few companies still using the Iconic Black Taxis. Our 5 star Trip Advisor reviews and certificate of excellence concur.
Boasting the best tour guides in the city. local people with local knowledge and have lived through the conflict in Belfast. Our Guides will guide you through sites of historical and political interest, explain the significance of the Belfast murals and show you key landmarks throughout the city.
Belfast black taxi tours will entertain, educate and enlighten.
We offer same day booking
For Black Taxi Mural Tours. To book your Tour – select the date, and select the number of people in your group. Select a time and select a pickup point.If your pick up point is not listed just type it in the blank option
Belfast Black Taxi Mural Tour or Belfast Black Cab Tour
Taking you on an educational and enlightening journey of the famous Belfast murals. You will learn the history and politics of Belfast and Ireland – particularly about the period known as ‘the troubles’.
TaxiTrax tour guides are local people , with local knowledge, who lived through conflict. Your Belfast Tour guide will expertly and impartially explain how the murals help to tell the story of the Irish -British conflict and how we arrived at the current peace process.
The tour focuses on ‘both sides’ of our community. You will visit the mainly Catholic (or Nationalist) Falls Road and the mainly Protestant (or Unionist) Shankill Road. You will cross the ‘peace line’ or ‘peace wall’ that continues to separate both communities. Both sides have used murals to tell their story, celebrate their past and raise awareness about how political decisions affected their communities.
Our Belfast Tours are guaranteed to educate, enlighten and entertain.Black Taxi Tours by the original and official Belfast Taxi Tours company and are rated the maximum 5 stars on Trip Advisor.
What Is Included In The Murals Tour?
- Divis Tower and an introductory talk which sets the context of the tour and explains the series of events leading up to August 1969.
- International wall and the Republican murals of the Falls Road in West Belfast.
- Loyalist murals on the Shankill Road (West Belfast)
- Crumlin Road Gaol (Prison) and Crumlin Road Courthouse (North Belfast). (outside view only)
- Visit the peace wall where you can write your message of peace.
- Bombay Street, destroyed by fire in 1969
- Bobby Sands mural
- Visit to a memorial garden.
Is this an authentic Belfast Black Cab Taxi Tour?
As part of Belfast Taxis CIC we have been to the fore front of Community transport for almost 50 years.
Our Guides are the best at delivering the Belfast Tour. We are local people with local knowledge and operate under a strict code of conduct.
With Taxitrax you will enjoy the most authentic taxi tour available in Belfast.
What is the duration of the Murals Tour?
Typically, a tour of the murals will last for 90 minutes. However, you should allow 2 hours if you have lots of interesting questions. Our drivers are passionate and knowledgeable and will want to give you a full and satisfying experience.You may extend the length of your tour, giving you a chance to see some of the out of town murals or a visit to the Republican Plot.
How much does the Tour cost?
A Belfast Murals Taxi tour starts at £45 for 1-3 people, with an addition of £15 for each person thereafter. Under 12s travel free. Each black taxi has a maximum of 6 seats, larger groups will be split across multiple vehicles and can travel together or independently.
Can you facilitate large group bookings?
Yes we can accommodate 16 seat, 35 seat and 49 seat coaches as well as large groups who would like multiple Black cabs each with their own experienced guide. Our biggest tour to date facilitated 330 tourists. For a typical tour, we use authentic black taxis which have 6 seats.
Is this a private tour?
Yes. Your booking is for your group only. When you have a group over 6 people, we split this over multiple vehicles that travel together.
Do you offer a free pick up service?
We can collect you for your taxi tour free from many locations in Belfast city centre including most Belfast City Centre Hotels, Titanic Belfast and Queens University Area. For an additional cost, we can collect you from your airport or cruise ship.
You are also welcome to arrive at our dedicated passenger terminal King Street, Belfast. We have a café, toilets and baby changing facilities.
Why choose Taxitrax?
- Taxitrax is the Largest and Original taxi tour company in Belfast.
- The only taxi tours company who fund or part fund the murals you will see on your tour.
- We are rated the maximum 5 stars on Trip Advisor.
- Uniformed Drivers.
- Driver Identity Badges.
- All drivers are fully insured and vetted.
- Accountable and Traceable.
Each Tour has the backup of probably the Largest Fleet of Black Taxis Tour Cabs anywhere in the world.