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Top UK Tour Guide – Wanderlust World Guide Awards

Our Lead Guide, Paul Donnelly, was named the UK’s Top Tour Guide at Wanderlust’s Awards ceremony in London in October 2019.

Traveller’s Choice Awards

A History of Terror was named the #4 Experience in the UK at the TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Awards in 2019 – the highest rated tour in the UK outside London.


A History of Terror has been named the top walking tour in Belfast since 2014 by TripAdvisor.  We currently hold 7 Certificates of Excellence and are members of the Hall of Fame.

Northern Ireland Tourism Awards

We nearly won the award for ‘Authentic Northern Ireland Experience of the Year’ in 2019 but had to make do with ‘Highly Commended’ instead.

Tourism Northern Ireland

We are graded ‘5 Stars – Outstanding’ by Tourism Northern Ireland’s Experience Grading Scheme.  We are the only tour company specialising in political tours to hold this accolade.

Embrace A Giant Spirit

Created by Tourism NI, the Giant Spirit Experience Collection is a carefully curated group of the finest tours and experiences available in Northern Ireland and includes our city centre tours.

Tour Guides Northern Ireland

DC Tours and our guides are members of our local professional tour guide association.

Visit Belfast

We are also members of our local tourism organisation and can assure our guests we operate to the highest professional standards.

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