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Belfast Mural Taxi Tour

Great Victoria Street, Belfast

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★★★★★ Average Rating: 5 129 Ratings

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March 2020 update - due to current travel restrictions and social distancing we are not taking bookings for this tour. 

If you have tour booking or would like to make enquires about this tour please call +44 (0)7846 687085. 

The Mural tour is one of the most sought after tours in Belfast, check out the reviews below for real customer experiences.

Belfast Mural Tours driver guides will take you on a unique and riveting journey into the most recent conflict in Irish history. You will come away enlighten and more importantly, educated about the complex history and politics of Belfast and Ireland.Over 1500 5* reviews on Tripadvisor for this tour.

Belfast Mural Tours prides itself in providing our customers with a professional, informative and thought-provoking tour. We promise to deliver first- hand accounts and intimate knowledge of the political conflict. With Belfast Mural Tours, you have ample opportunity to stop and take amazing photographs of the world’s largest open air art gallery before hopping back in the cab to hear more stories and accounts of Belfast’s history.

Our 90 minute tour is led by a local, passionate and certified guide who uses their natural gift for storytelling to share the stories behind each mural, the people, the neighbourhood and Belfast’s history. During the tour you will visit both sides of our community. You will travel to the catholic (nationalist) Falls road and the protestant (unionist) Shankill road. In order to do this you will have to cross through one of the many dividing walls or ‘peace walls’ which continue to separate our society. This informative and unforgettable Belfast murals tour is a must do!!!

What Is Included In The Belfast Mural Taxi Tour?

A visit to Divis Tower and an introductory talk which sets the context of the tour and explains the series of events leading up to August 1969 and the period in history known as ‘the troubles’.

  • Starting at Divis Tower and some of the background which sets the context of the tour and explains the series of events leading up to August 1969 and the period in history known as ‘the troubles’.
  • A visit to the international wall and the Republican murals of the Falls Road in West Belfast
  • Bobby Sands Mural.
  • Optional visit to Clonard Monastery ( time dependant )
  • A visit to Bombay street (burned down during the pogroms of August 1969)
  • Lanark Way (one of the gateways through the ‘peace wall’)
  • A visit to the peace wall where you can write your own message of peace.
  • A visit to the unionist Shankill road and the loyalist murals in West Belfast.

Is this an authentic Belfast Mural Tour?

Yes.The guides are all from Belfast and have grown up in the areas in which they now tour. You'll hear about the local experiences of people in the area.

What is the duration of the Murals Tour?

Typically, a tour of the murals will last for around 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. We can also offer extended tours. See below in the Tour cost for options.

How much does the Tour cost?

The Mural tour starts from £40 for 1-2 people, with an addition of £20 for each person thereafter. Children under 16 cost £15 each and children under 10 travel free with an adults ticket.

Pricing during April - December is £50 for 2 people, and £25 per additional Adult. Family tickets are available April - December at £75 for 2 Adults and 2 Children. Additional children are £15 and under 10s are free.

Please note each vehicle has a maximum of 6/7 seats, larger groups will be split across multiple vehicles. The minimum charge per vehicle is £40.

We can extend your tour for a small additional cost: Additional 30 minutes £15, Additional hour £30. It is recommended extended tours be purchased at the time of booking.

What type of vehicle will I get?

We use a range of different vehicles for our tours. We have authentic London Black Taxis which have a capacity of 6 seats and modern MPV’s seating capacity of 7, fully air conditioned, comfortable and safe.Your vehicle for the tour will be either a Black Taxi or Modern 7 Seater Executive Taxi.

Can you facilitate large group bookings?

Yes, we can facilitate large group bookings on request.

Accessibility and Wheel Chairs.

The tour does involve some walking and getting in and out of the vehicle - especially to get up close to the Murals and into Clonard Monastery. Some of the Taxis we use are wheelchair accessible.

You can request a vehicle that is suitable for wheelchairs, on the payment page you can enter your request in the Special Requests box and the vendor will their best to accommodate this. For any special requests we do recommend booking early.

Is this a private tour?

Yes. Your booking is for your group only. When you have a group over 6/7 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 and Queens University Area. For an additional cost, we can collect you from Titanic Belfast, from both Belfast airports or the cruise ship terminal. We do not offer pickup outside these areas, for connections into Belfast you can use Translink services or private hire taxis. Please note pickup locations can only be changed with 2 hours notice before your tour start by calling the vendor.

Cruise ship / Airport Pickups and Drop-offs.

Coming to Belfast on a Cruise ship? We can pick you up from the Cruise Ship* or in the City Centre. For only £15 for Cruise Ship Pickup means your driver will be waiting for you when you arrive. You can also specify if you'd like a Cruise Ship drop off for an additional £15. City Centre pickup and drop-off is free. For areturn journey please add x2 of each option required. Please enter the cruise ship name into the Special Request box when selecting the Cruise Ship option.

Coming to Belfast via the George Best City or International Airports? We can collect you or drop you off at the Airport after your tour. Please select the options when selecting your tickets, pricing is for pickup or drop-off. Belfast City Airport one way is £15, Belfast International Airport is £40 one way. The prices above are per cab. For groups over 6/7 people please contact us,

On the checkout page you can enter details in the Special Requests section and if you can please enter your Cruise Ship details / flight number arrival time and if you need to collect luggage etc. Please allow 15-20 minutes after your flight / cruise arrival to arrange pickup.


Why choose TinyTours?

  • TinyTours works with Belfast Private Tours and is a verified vendor.
  • They are rated the maximum 5 stars on Trip Advisor.
  • Uniformed Drivers.
  • Driver Identity Badges.
  • All drivers are fully insured and vetted.
  • Accountable and Traceable.

Looking for other tours to do in Belfast?

We offer free pickup or dropoff from Belfast City Centre and Crumlin Road Gaol.

Need help? You can ask us a question by clicking here. Pictures © TinyTours Ltd and Belfast Private Tours Ltd. Belfast Mural Taxi Tour is a Trademark of TinyTours Ltd. This tour is operated by Belfast Private Tours Ltd.

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  • Adults £50 Adults ticket - for Mural tour. You'll get your own cab and £25 for each person thereafter.
    £50 for 1 ‐ 2 people, £25 per additional person
  • Family Ticket £75 2 Adults and 2 Children for £75, further people £25 per person. Children must be under 16.
    £75 for 1 ‐ 4 people, £25 per additional person
  • Child Under 16 £15 Child under 16 must be accompanied by an adult on the tour.
  • Child under 10 Free! Must be accompanied by a paying adult on the tour.
  • Executive Mural Tour £100 Executive Mural tour for 3 people with free pickup available from Belfast City Airport. Guaranteed M
    £100 for 1 ‐ 3 people, £25 per additional person
  • Extended tour 30 minutes £15 Extend your Mural tour by 15 minutes. Must be purchased with a Adult / Family ticket or Executive Mu

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Terms & Conditions
  • Important messagePlease present this ticket to your driver before you start your tour. Your driver will have the reference number (printed at the top of your ticket) and your name. Your driver will not ask for payment at the end of the tour unless you have agreed an additional amount for pickup / drop-off
  • This tour is operated by BELFAST PRIVATE TOURS LTD .

Booking office 

  • Booking office opening hours are Monday - Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday and Saturday 9am-4.30pm, Sunday 12pm-4.30pm. 

No-shows

  • Bookings that are no-shows by the customer (maximum 5 minutes after your agreed booking start time), that have invalid phone numbers or late cancellations are non-refundable.
  • If you have been waiting for more than 5 minutes for your driver, please call the number below.

Delays & Cancellations

  • If you have an unavoidable delay please call us at least 1-2 hours before your tour on our Office Number +44 (0)2890 248595 (weekdays) or Mob +44 (0)7846 687085? (weekends and out of hours) to confirm the time of your tour and pick up location. Please state you have booked your tour online via TinyTours and give your ticket reference. 
  • If you need to change your tour start time, please contact the vendor 24 hours before your original tour start. The vendor will do their best to accommodate changes in your booking. Subject to availability.
  • Cancellations more than 24 hours from the time of your tour will be refunded in full. Please goto https://www.tinytours.com/help/ and notify us of your cancellation.
  • If the driver is delayed due to traffic or any other reason you should receive a call. 

Children 

  • There is no charge for people under 12 years of age ( providing they are with a responsible adult ). Bookings without an adult ticket will be cancelled. There is a maximum of 4 children under 12 for every 2 adults per taxi. Children above 12 require a full paying ticket.

Extra passengers 

  • If at the time of pickup there are more people in your group than on your booking, you will be required to pay £12 per person directly to the driver.

Large groups

  • If your booking has more than 6 people it will be split across multiple taxis that travel together at no additional cost to you. 

We can cater for larger groups including coach hire. Just contact us for a quote.

Lost property

  • Please contact the Booking office above for any lost property enquiries.

Requesting a Refund

  • If we are unable to fulfil your tour due to operational reasons, busy periods or delays we will refund your tour. Please goto https://www.tinytours.com/help/ and request a refund.
  • If your tour has started or you have not contacted us at least 24 hours before your tour start we are unable to process a refund. 

Customer Ratings

★★★★★ Average Rating: 5 129 Ratings
  • ★★★★★5 Tour of the troubles
    Review by Rosie R. in Mar 2020 - Belfast Mural Taxi Tour

    Jackie was a knowledgable and likeable tour guide. Very helpful on any questions you have regarding history as well as taking that extra to step to ma…

    Jackie was a knowledgable and likeable tour guide. Very helpful on any questions you have regarding history as well as taking that extra to step to make sure we had a great time. Very good tour wish I booked it for longer as there’s so much to learn. Really good day.

  • ★★★★★5 Great tour with Jack
    Review by John W. in Mar 2020 - Belfast Mural Taxi Tour

    We had a great tour with Jack, really informative and interesting. Totally recommend it...

  • ★★★★★5 Super informative and interesting
    Review by Levi K. in Mar 2020 - Belfast Mural Taxi Tour

    Joe was such an excellent guide. His first hand knowledge of the troubles was very interesting to hear, and he delivers the tour in a fun and informat…

    Joe was such an excellent guide. His first hand knowledge of the troubles was very interesting to hear, and he delivers the tour in a fun and informative way. Highly recommend. Thanks Joe!

  • ★★★★★5 Very interesting tour
    Review by Michael P. in Mar 2020 - Belfast Mural Taxi Tour

    We thought the tour was fascinating and could have chatted with Michael for hours He was very informative and put a totally different perspective on …

    We thought the tour was fascinating and could have chatted with Michael for hours He was very informative and put a totally different perspective on the troubles and has given us much to think about Would highly recommend this tour and Michael to anyone

  • ★★★★★5 Excellent!!
    Review by Paul in Mar 2020 - Belfast Mural Taxi Tour

    A clear understanding of the history and reality of Belfast told in a warm entertaining and informative way. Recommended.

  • ★★★★★5 Great history lesson.
    Review by Karl B. in Mar 2020 - Belfast Mural Taxi Tour

    A friend recommended tiny tours to me and my girlfriend, and I'm glad they did. Our tour guide was John who brought us on both sides of the divide, a…

    A friend recommended tiny tours to me and my girlfriend, and I'm glad they did. Our tour guide was John who brought us on both sides of the divide, and had wonderful knowledge of both sides as he lived through it! Honestly brilliant couldn't recommend the tour and John enough for it. A must see and do in Belfast!