Giant`s Causeway, a UNESCO World Heritage Sight since 1986, is one of Ireland's 7 Wonders and one of the most northern points in all of Ireland. There is a bus available that takes you there from Dublin while having the opportunity of gaining valuable knowledge in regards to Ireland’s enchanting history all the while driving along some of the most impressive coastline in Ireland in just one day.
The very unique name of the sight comes from an old legend . According to legend, the columns are the remains of a causeway built by a giant. The story goes that the Irish giant Fionn mac Cumhaill, from the Fenian Cycle of Gaelic mythology, was challenged to a fight by the Scottish giant Benandonner.
The Giant's Causeway is an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. Enjoy the genuine beauty of the causeways while exploring the various stone formations and crevices that are filled with fascinating history as well as mysterious Irish folklore.