Best Things To Do & Days Out In Portrush, County Londonderry

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 68 fun things to do in Portrush for you and the family to discover, including beaches, indoor and soft play areas and parks and playgrounds. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 32 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Portrush day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Portrush with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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Barrys Amusements

  • Portrush
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Barrys Amusements , Portrush, offers out of doors but largely under cover fun with options ranged across the board, so you should find something to a...

Portrush Whiterocks Beach

  • Portrush
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Recently awarded with the prestigious 2013 Blue Flag Award, Portrush Whiterocks Beach has become a favourite with locals and a must see destination f...

Waterworld

  • Portrush
  • Indoor
  • Water Parks

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Portrush Sea Tours

  • Antrim
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Portrush Sea Tours leaves from Portrush Harbour, on Northern Ireland's beatutiful Causeway Coast. Our boat is a Stormforce 11 with a wraparound canop...

Portstewart Strand

  • Portstewart
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Portstewart Strand The magnificent two mile strand of glistening golden sand is one of Northern Ireland's finest and most popular beaches with all ag...

Downhill Beach

  • Derry-Londonderry
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Blue Flag Awarded Downhill Beach 11km stretch of sand and surf offering a wealth of activities including water sports, scenic walks and tourist type...

JumpLanes Coleraine

  • Coleraine
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

JumpLanes Coleraine provides a fun and active workout activity for visitors in a newly constructed 10 lane indoor trampoline arena. Whether you're in...

Cheeky Chimps

  • Coleraine
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

At Cheeky Chimps your children will have a great time, filled with adventure and learning possibilities. Clean, modern, spacious multi level adventur...

Giants Causeway and Visitors Centre

  • Bushmills
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • National Parks

The Giant's Causeway is a World Heritage site and National Nature Reserve maintained by the National Trust. A volcanic eruption over 60 million years...

Castlerock Beach

  • Coleraine
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a lifeguarded beach in Northern Ireland? Castlerock beach is a great spot for families whether you spend your time in or out of the sea....

Alley Cats Indoor Play Centre

  • Coleraine
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Alley Cats Indoor Play Centre is one of the largest Indoor Play Centres in the Northern Ireland. Since we opened in September 2007 we have quickly be...

White Park Bay Beach

  • Ballycastle
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to White Park Bay beach in Northern Island, where you’ll find a golden sandy beach, and possibly an unusual herd of animals wandering...got...

Treasure Island Ballymoney

  • Ballymoney
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Treasure Island is a complex of pirate-y goodness for all weather conditions. This huge multi level indoor soft play area features all the classics o...

Foylehov Activity Centre

  • Derry-Londonderry
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Foylehov Activity Centre offers some awesome high octane adrenalin activities; great for older kids and adventurous families!  This is the only place...

Carrowmena Activity Centre

  • Limavady
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Love action? Gather the family for a day of adrenaline-pumping  activities and daring challenges at Carrowmena Activity Centre. You’ll find things to...

Kidz Ahoy at Roe Valley LC

  • Limavady
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Kidz Ahoy at Roe Valley LC is a nautical adventure themed indoor playspace spread over multiple levels and comprising a great many modern and classic...

Watertop Farm

  • Ballycastle
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Watertop Farm is a Family farm in the Glens of Antrim. They provide a range of great Family Activities for everyone to enjoy including Pony Trekking,...

Roe Valley Country Park

  • Derry-Londonderry
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Roe Valley Country Park offers spectacular riverside views and peaceful woodland walks along with opportunities for salmon and trout fishing (license...

Ballycastle Beach

  • Ballycastle
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a sandy beach in Northern Ireland, Ballycastle beach is a great spot, plus the water is brilliant for a spot of swimming.  Don‘...

Ballycastle Beach

  • Ballycastle
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

The coast of north Antrim is spectacular, boasting the Giant's Causeway, the gateway to the Glens of Antrim and Ballycastle beach, with views on a cl...

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