Best Things To Do in Portaferry, United Kingdom

Whether you're visiting Portaferry for a few days or are a localite, Portaferry is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Portaferry. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Portaferry. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Portaferry. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Portaferry keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Portaferry listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Portaferry which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Portaferry will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Portaferry recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Portaferry

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Portaferry that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 24 Things To Do in Portaferry
    - Used in 10 itineraries
    Quintin Castle

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: 1 Kearney Rd, Portaferry, Newtownards BT22 1QE, UK

    Built originally by John de Courcy in the year 1184, the Quintin Castle has a long history of a line of owners and their needs and wishes. The castle was owned by the Savage and the Smiths till the 17...Read more

  2. #2 of 24 Things To Do in Portaferry
    - Used in 17 itineraries
    Exploris Aquarium

    Tags: Aquarium

    Address: The Rope Walk, Castle St, Portaferry BT22 1NZ, UK

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Exploris Aquarium is an aquarium in Ireland. Set on the shores of Strangford Lough, it offers much more than its colleges across the country. Strangford Lough is a Marine Nature Reserve, and an i...Read more

  3. #3 of 24 Things To Do in Portaferry
    - Used in 13 itineraries
    Ballyphilip Parish

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: 10 Church St, Portaferry, Newtownards BT22 1LS, UK

    If you are in the spree of a religious tour, pay a visit to one of the best places of faith and worship at Ballyphilip Parish and its St Patrick's Church. Located at 10 Church St, Portaferry and situa...Read more

  4. #4 of 24 Things To Do in Portaferry
    - Used in 1 itinerary
    Ardminnan Golf Club Image

    Address: 15 Ardminnan Rd, Portaferry, Newtownards BT22 1QJ, UK

    Google Reviews
    Ursula Smith

    Been down at silver Bay 20 years now have had brilliant time. Fantastic place for kids loads of good memories with daughter growing up

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  5. #5 of 24 Things To Do in Portaferry
    - Used in 5 itineraries
    Portaferry Presbyterian Church Image

    Tags: Church

    Address: 18 Steel Dickson Ave, Portaferry, Newtownards BT22 1LE, UK

    Google Reviews
    Kevin Byers

    A very historic building at the centre of an historically important town. Extensively refurbished through lottery funding it now serves mostly as the Portico Arts centre, although it is still used occ...

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  6. #6 of 24 Things To Do in Portaferry
    St. Patricks's, Ballyphilip, Portaferry Image

    Tags: Church

    Address: Ballyphilip Rd, Portaferry, Newtownards BT22, UK

    Google Reviews
    Elaine McVeigh

    Beautiful Church.

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  7. #7 of 24 Things To Do in Portaferry
    - Used in 2 itineraries
    Portaferry Parish Image

    Tags: Church

    Address: 60 Windmill Hill, Portaferry, Newtownards BT22 1RH, UK

    Google Reviews
    Joe Bailie

    Very good place

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  8. #8 of 24 Things To Do in Portaferry
    - Used in 4 itineraries
    Portaferry Castle Image

    Address: Portaferry, Newtownards BT22, UK

    Google Reviews
    HJ Ellison

    Nice setting for Norman Castle. Castle can only be viewed from outside but adjacent tourist information centre has good local history information

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  9. #9 of 24 Things To Do in Portaferry
    - Used in 6 itineraries
    Portaferry Marina Image

    Address: 6 The Strand, Portaferry, Newtownards BT22 1PE, UK

    Google Reviews
    John Orr

    Lovely marina with a really friendly and helpful Harbour Master.

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