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Embark on an Unforgettable Adventure: The Arrival of the Tall Ship 'Phoenix

local news tourism events visit causeway coast and glens May 17, 2023
Tall Ship Phoenix - Visit Causeway Coast & Glens

Ahoy, maritime enthusiasts and adventure seekers! We have some exciting news to share that will undoubtedly set your hearts afloat.

Brace yourselves for the arrival of the magnificent tall ship 'Phoenix,' gracing the shores of Ballycastle for the highly anticipated Rathlin Sound Maritime Festival later this month. Prepare to be mesmerized as this stunning vessel makes its grand entrance, bringing an aura of mystique and wonder to the 10-day maritime extravaganza.

If you've ever dreamed of exploring a majestic ship featured in television productions and blockbuster movies, now is your chance! The 'Phoenix' is a star in the entertainment world and an awe-inspiring maritime masterpiece that will leave you in awe. Set against the festival's backdrop, this tall ship promises an unforgettable experience, captivating both young and old, as it becomes an integral part of maritime celebrations.

Mark your calendars for the extraordinary opportunity to visit and tour the 'Phoenix' on Saturday, May 27th, and Sunday, May 28th. For a nominal fee of £10 per person, you can step on this magnificent vessel and delve into its rich history and captivating allure. Immerse yourself in the maritime ambience, take in the breathtaking views from the deck, and indulge your curiosity as you explore the inner workings of this tremendous tall ship.

For those seeking a more immersive experience, Monday, May 29th offers a full day of adventure on board the 'Phoenix.' Prepare to embark on a tour lasting 6 to 7 hours, delving deep into the secrets of this majestic vessel. With a comprehensive hospitality package, including all the amenities one could desire, this unforgettable day on the tall ship comes for £150 per person. 

To ensure you don't miss out on this incredible opportunity, it is essential to pre-book your tour through the Ballycastle Visitor Information Centre. Contact them via telephone at (028) 2076 2024, and they will guide you through securing your spot on this nautical adventure.

So, fellow sea lovers and adventure enthusiasts, prepare to set sail into the realms of wonder and excitement.

The arrival of the 'Phoenix' is a momentous occasion that promises memories to cherish for a lifetime. Don't let this chance slip away; secure your place aboard this illustrious vessel, and let the Rathlin Sound Maritime Festival be the backdrop for an experience like no other. 

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