Travel over to County Armagh and meet local Guide Barbara who will take you on a guided tour of rural North Armagh. Discover the origins of the Bramley apple to the county and enjoy the history and tales of the castles and big houses in the area. Stop in at Dan Winter's thatched cottage for a cup of tea and enjoy a stroll around this traditional rural cottage with its half door, jab wall and stories of its life as a weaver's cottage during the Battle of the Diamond in 1795. Time also to purchase some of the local apple juices produced in the area.
I T I N E R A R Y
10.30 am Depart Belfast
12 noon Lunch/Brunch at the Stonebridge Brasserie on the main Portadown/Armagh road. http://www.stonebridgegoodfood.com/
1.00 pm Barbara your guide will step on your coach at Stonebridge Brasserie and take you on your tour from here.
( Route takes us to Richhill, Drumilly, Loughgall, McAllister's Apple Farm, Blossom on Portadown/Loughgall Road, past Ardress House and over to Dan Winter's Cottage, Annaghmore.
3.00 - 4 pm Stop off at Dan Winter's Cottage (15 minutes from Portadown/M1)
5.30 pm (approx) Back in Belfast