Planning your holiday? Visit our consumer website

01 Jun 2018

New Tourism Ireland video highlights the Walled City of Derry

Cutting edge, creative and steeped in history … Tourism Ireland invites people everywhere to put the Walled City on their bucket list!

Tourism Ireland has unveiled a new online video, titled "Top Things to do in Derry-Londonderry". 

The video is full of with great suggestions of things to do and see in and around the walled city, where the Wild Atlantic Way meets the Causeway Coastal Route. Created to encourage potential visitors around the world to come and visit a city that is both diverse in culture and rich in history, it features places like the Tower Museum, the Museum of Free Derry, the Peace Bridge, Seamus Heaney HomePlace and The Playhouse, as well as the Banks of the Foyle Halloween Festival. 



The film is being promoted to potential visitors through Tourism Ireland’s social platforms, including Facebook (around 4.23 million fans worldwide), Twitter (495,000 followers) and YouTube.
 

Notes To Editors

  • Tourism Ireland is the organisation responsible for promoting Northern Ireland and the island of Ireland overseas as a leading holiday destination.
  • Tourism is responsible for in excess of 5.2% of GDP in Northern Ireland and supports approximately 61,300 jobs.
  • In 2017, we welcomed approximately 2.26 million overseas visitors to Northern Ireland, delivering revenue of about £586 million. 
  • Tourism Ireland’s international website is www.ireland.com, 29 market sites available in 11 language versions around the world, which attracted around 19.3 million visitors in 2017.