City Breaks in Derry
BOOK A CITY BREAK IN NORTHERN IRELAND'S CULTURAL CAPITAL, DERRY CITY!
Experience the culture, history & shopping with our total package of Derry City from £129pps.
2-night stay with Full Irish Breakfast, 3 Course Meal in newly open hotel restaurant Caterina's Bistro on an evening of your choice, a sightseeing package which includes entrance to Tower Museum & walking tour of Derry City Walls and a Shopping Voucher.
Derry is located along the banks of the River Foyle and is Ireland's only completely walled City. Along these 17th-century walls enjoy a walking tour which is included in our Culture in the City package, which allows you to take in some stunning views over historic streets and buildings on one side, and the Donegal hills on the other.
Derry City has a rich and varied history and is home to several museums, galleries and theatres, as well as thriving musical and literary scenes.
Absorb Derry's past by visiting the award-winning Tower Museum which has 2 permanent exhibitions which highlight different aspects of the City's history; The Story of Derry begins in prehistory, tracing the city from its monastic beginnings. An Armada Shipwreck tells the story of the doomed La Trinidad Valencera, one of the largest ships in the Armada fleet, which foundered on the nearby Donegal coast. Don't forget to take a view from the Tower Museum's terrace, over the city's rooftops.
The Museum of Free Derry in Derry's Bogside offers a full multi-media exhibition on the civil rights and early conflict era in the city, including Battle of the Bogside, Internment, Bloody Sunday and Operation Motorman. Also located in the Bogside is the People's Gallery, which are 12 murals that decorate the gable ends of houses tell stories of ‘The Troubles’.
Da Vinci's Hotel is the perfect hub for exploring the entire North West of Ireland. The Giant's Causeway is Northern Ireland's first UNESCO Heritage Site and is less than an hour’s drive from Da Vinci's Hotel. Just a short drive from the hotel you can enjoy Donegal's stunning beaches.
When you have finished sightseeing less than a 5-minute drive in car or taxi from Da Vinci’s Hotel is Foyleside Shopping Centre, Primark and Richmond Shopping Centre.
Once the evening draws in, you’ll be spoilt for choice with a huge array of bars, delicious restaurants and local produce. At Da Vinci's Hotel there is newly open Caterina's Bistro open 7 days a week from 10am - 9.30pm, serving brunch, lunch and dinner.
Derry's Historic City Walls
A walk around the walls in Derry~Londonderry reveals a splendid city crammed full of history, heritage, interest and a vibrant cultural scene.
This is the only remaining completely walled city in Ireland and one of the finest examples of Walled Cities in Europe.Book Your City Break Now
The Tower Museum is located within the City’s historic walls.
It has 2 permanent exhibitions.
"The Story of Derry" and "An Armada Shipwreck - La Trinidad Valencera".
Free Derry Museum
Located in Derry’s Bogside offers an exhibition on the civil rights and early conflict era in the city, including Battle of the Bogside, Internment, Bloody Sunday and Operation Motorman.Book Your City Break Now