Take a white-knuckle walk along the newly opened Gobbins Cliff Path

Posted on August 25th, 2015 · Posted in Latest News

Gobbins Modern Visit PicThe stunning coastal cliff path walk, located in Islandmagee is now open for visitors to uncover the once hidden wonder of the Antrim coast and indulge in an exhilarating cliff path walk.  Comprising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps, and tunnels carved through the spectacular rock face, The Gobbins is a reimagined treasure that has brought what was once a thriving 1900’s hotspot into the 21st century.

Today, The Gobbins will once again thrill those with a sense of adventure and delight those who wish to encounter the coast up close.  Embark on an exciting adventure and be rewarded by the breathtakingly beautiful views and unparalleled access to the rugged coast.

Along the trail, you will get up close to a diverse range of wildlife and gain privileged access to Northern Ireland’s only mainland colony of Puffins, alongside various other bird species.

If you chose not to undertake the cliff path walk, you can discover the tremendous history and heritage of The Gobbins in the new state-of-the-art Visitor Centre. The Visitor centre is free to access and includes; a café, an Interpretation/Exhibition space, a shop for branded memorabilia and local crafts, as well as a Tourist Information point.

Please note, the cliff path walk requires a reasonable level of fitness and there is also a height restriction in place. Pre-booking of the tour is essential. Please book online via www.thegobbinscliffpath.com or call 028 9337 2318.

Tickets cost £8.50 per person, £23 for family tickets and are free for registered carers.