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Scrabo Tower, built in memory of the 3rd Marquis of Londonderry, sits within an iron-age hill fort atop Scrabo Hill in Scrabo Country Park. The view over Strangford Lough (with its many islands, rich surrounding farmland) and the drumlins of County Down is delightful. When the Tower is open, climb…
You will probably see the tower from miles around, and actually worth the drive up to see the views across County Down and towards the Belfast hills. On a clear day you can see as far as Scotland. The tower currently closed for visitors, however some nice walking trails in the area in and around…
June 05, 2016
look over the Strangford lough from the top
Great little hiking spot. Brilliant views on a clear day. Lots of interesting history.
Panoramic views towards Strangford Lough, Scotland and Isle of Man. Park on Scrabo Road and walk through the old sandstone quarries to the top! Don't miss the stunning tress in Killynether forest.