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The River Foyle

| Runs parallel to Strand Road, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 7284
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Lovely walk along and across the river

There is a lovely walkway along the edge of this river that you can easily follow along for a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
silverbrook
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London, Canada
Beautiful

Fabulous views from the Peace bridge which leads over to the Ebrington barracks where the British... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
N_IrelandFranco
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N.Ireland
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| Runs parallel to Strand Road, Derry, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7126 7284
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a lovely walkway along the edge of this river that you can easily follow along for a scenic walk. The views of the river from the Peace Bridge are also very beautiful.

Thank silverbrook
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Fabulous views from the Peace bridge which leads over to the Ebrington barracks where the British Army had their headquarters

Thank N_IrelandFranco
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Derry is on the Foyle and has a number of bridges across it as well as a really nice long walkway along it by the quayside or the city park by the train track. The boat trip is another way to view the city.

Thank MarOReilly
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is a nice big river with pleasant walks and views. Take a walk over the peace Bridge to get a different view of this beautiful city.

Thank Eric P
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

They told us one side was Protesrtant and one side Catholic.Various bridges cross including a walking bridge. My husband walked on one side, across a bridge, other side, across another bridge. No scary situations either side.

Thank BARBARA F
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

There's a nice footpath along the river. Be sure to cross over the Peace Bridge to get great views of both sides of the city.

Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

I really enjoyed walking along the banks of the broad River Foyle. The footpath is flat. It's a great place from which to view Derry, and the river itself is beautiful.

Thank DerAlteBach
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

There is a lovely flat footpath alongside the Foyle used by many for walking, running and cycling on. A lovely friendly feel on this walk.

Thank DecandClaire
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

The River Foyle is beautiful! It is also very wide and while were enjoying the view, saw several boaters, kayakers, etc. enjoying the great, majestic Foyle River. The scenery is fantastic!

Thank surfercharlie
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

If you really get a good day in Derry, don't spend it inside, get out and walk around the river. There are some beautiful things to see.

Thank Terence B
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myraderrick
23 June 2016|
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Response from Dkkeeling | Reviewed this property |
I think the City or Travelodge would be central city for you. Check them out
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myraderrick
23 June 2016|
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Response from lisacollington | Reviewed this property |
The city hotel is very close.
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Kathleen676
17 March 2016|
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Response from Dkkeeling | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't do the trip
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