TripAdvisor users name Belfast as 7th best UK destination

TripAdvisor Belfast 7th in UK

Belfast who recently topped the online UK vote for a place on the new Global Monopoly board has now been announced as the 7th best UK destination on TripAdvisor.

The city came seventh in the top 10 list of best-rated UK destinations, in TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice awards.

London topped the list, with Edinburgh in second, Llandudno in third and Torquay in fourth.

The Travellers’ Choice awards reveal the best-rated destinations in the world, Europe and the UK each year, based on the millions of reviews from tourists.

With a population of almost 300,000 in the city proper, Belfast has grown into a cosmopolitan destination and become a popular weekend break spot. With feelings of optimism and life pulsing through the city, Belfast makes for an energising getaway. It’s never been easier to tour the city, thanks to a number of intriguing bus, taxi, boat and pedestrian options. Don’t miss the Ulster Folk Museum or the Belfast Cathedral, and make sure to experience some of the award-winning restaurants, bars, clubs, galleries and theatres.

In the world top 10, Marrakech claimed the top spot with London coming sixth, while Istanbul was named best destination in the European top 10 with Prague and London making up the top three.

Top rated BELFAST attractions on TripAdvisor:

Crumlin Road Gaol
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£12* and up

#1 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
The Crumlin Road Gaol dates back to 1845 and closed it’s doors as a working prison in 1996. After… more
Grand Opera House
#2 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
The Grand Opera House in Belfast is Northern Ireland’s premier theatre, presenting a range of drama,… more
City Hall
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£12* and up

#3 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
This beautiful, neoclassical building serves as the seat of the city’s government.
St. Malachy's Church
#4 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
Stormont Estate and Parliament Buildings
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£12* and up

#5 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
Cathedral Quarter
#6 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
Posh, upscale neighborhood lined with glass and chrome buildings, cafes and wine bars.
Titanic's Dock and Pump-House
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£201* and up

#7 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
Titanic’s Dock and Pump-House is the world’s only authentic Titanic landmark. It is the last place… more
Queen's University
#8 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
Belfast’s largest university is well known for its beautiful campus.
Streamvale Open Dairy Farm
#9 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
Shankill Road
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£12* and up

#10 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
Linen Hall Library
#11 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
This library, founded in 1788, is the oldest library in Belfast and contains the largest collection… more
Waterfront Hall
#12 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
A prominent, glass-walled building housing Belfast’s center of high-class culture: musical and… more
Ulster Hall
#13 of 75 Sights & Landmarks in Belfast
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