North Coast Activities


The WILD North

Embark on an unforgettable journey with OnlyVans as we guide you through the breathtaking North Coast of Ireland. From the rugged cliffs to charming coastal villages, this route is a paradise for campervan enthusiasts seeking both tranquility and adventure. In this blog post, we’ll explore ideal locations to park your OnlyVan and suggest a variety of fun activities to make your North Coast road trip truly memorable.

White Park Bay: Coastal Serenity

Begin your adventure at White Park Bay, a pristine sandy beach nestled between ancient cliffs. Park your OnlyVan overlooking the bay and relish the tranquility. Take a stroll along the beach, explore the hidden coves, and enjoy a picturesque sunset by the campfire.

Giants Causeway: Nature’s Masterpiece

No North Coast journey is complete without a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Giants Causeway. Park your Van in the designated area and marvel at the hexagonal basalt columns formed by ancient volcanic activity. Take a guided tour or hike the scenic coastal trail for panoramic views of this geological wonder.

Ballintoy Harbour: A Picturesque Haven

Experience the charm of Ballintoy Harbour, a filming location for Game of Thrones. Park your Van nearby and wander through the quaint village. Climb the rocks for stunning sea views, or indulge in a seafood picnic by the harbor. The coastal breeze and picturesque surroundings make it a perfect spot for relaxation.

Ballycastle: Gateway to Rathlin Island

Park your Van in Ballycastle and catch a ferry to Rathlin Island. Explore the rugged landscapes, visit the iconic West Lighthouse, and witness the diverse birdlife. Ballycastle itself offers a mix of local cuisine, friendly pubs, and a vibrant atmosphere.

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge: Thrills with a View

Test your nerves at Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, a historic crossing between the mainland and a small island. Park your Van nearby and hike the coastal path to reach the bridge. Once crossed, savor the breathtaking views of the surrounding cliffs and sea.

Portrush: Surf and Turf

Park your Van in Portrush, a lively coastal town known for its sandy beaches and vibrant surf culture. Try your hand at surfing, explore the town’s eclectic shops, and enjoy a meal at one of the seafood restaurants. The nightlife in Portrush adds an extra layer of excitement to your campervan adventure.

Mussenden Temple and Downhill Demesne: Historic Elegance

Explore the grandeur of Mussenden Temple perched on the cliffs of Downhill Demesne. Park your Van in the designated area and stroll through the stunning gardens. The panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean provide a serene backdrop to this historic site.

As you traverse the North Coast of Ireland with OnlyVans, the diverse landscapes, and cultural gems will unfold before you. From coastal serenity to adrenaline-pumping activities, this road trip offers a perfect blend of adventure and relaxation. So, pack your essentials, hit the road, and let OnlyVans be your companion on this extraordinary journey through Ireland’s North Coast.

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