About Your Guide

Brigid Watson’s love of landscapes and learning led her to study for an Honours degree in Geography and History at Queen’s University, Belfast. After qualifying as a teacher she taught in several schools including Victoria College, Belfast where she became a senior teacher. From there she joined the Education Authority (formerly BELB) as a Secondary Education Adviser to schools in the Belfast area.


Tour Information

•  All walks led by Brigid Watson, a fully qualified tour guide with extensive local knowledge
•  Suitable for all levels of fitness, mainly on flat terrain
•  Leisurely pace to suit everyone
•  Minimum of two people per tour
•  Other options available on request

What we offer

  • Personalised, informative and entertaining guided walks/ tours in a unique region
  • Small group size with personal attention
  • Visits to hidden gems which are off the beaten track
  • Flexible dates and times for tours
  • Children under 16 free
  • Easily reached by bus or car:
    • Downpatrick to Portaferry – 20 minutes
    • Belfast to Portaferry – 1 hour approx.
    • Dublin to Strangford – 2 hours – complete your journey using the regular ferry connection Strangford to Portaferry
      (Runs every 30 minutes;  journey time 10 minutes)