Kilrea Tourism

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Kilrea (pronounced /kɪlˈreɪ/ kil-RAY, from Irish: Cill Ria, meaning "church on the hill") is a village, townland and civil parish in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland. It gets its name from St. Patrick's Church of Ireland, which sits on Church Street looking over the town. It is near the River Bann, which marks the boundary between County Londonderry and County Antrim. In the 2011 Census it had a population of 2,724 people. It is situated within Causeway Coast and Glens district.


If you are looking for travel information of Kilrea in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. The nearest major city to Kilrea is Belfast. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Belfast for its bountiful attractions like Titanic Belfast, Crumlin Road Gaol, Ulster Museum on your trip to Kilrea. Popular vacation packages of Kilrea are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Kilrea*

  • Kilrea: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Kilrea for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kilrea.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Kilrea - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 60.94 (High)
    • Climate Index 94.03 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Kilrea

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kilrea

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.16 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.83 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 69.65 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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