Location County Country
Giants Causeway Co Antrim Northern Ireland

DescriptionA UNESCO World Heritage site, and a natural wonder of the United Kingdom. It consists of a large area of interlocking basalt columns, along the seashore.
What to ShootShoot the fantastic hexagonal basalt columns and the pools of seawater.
What to TakeTake some graduated filers to tone the sky down as the basalt columns are already dark relative to the sky. Some dense 10-stop ND filters will help you lose the other visitors through long exposures.
ParkingThere is parking at the entrance which sadly costs rather a lot.
Best TimesBest to get there very early or late afternoon before closing time when the place is quiet.

Well known artists working at this location

Photographer Website
Mark Setchell www.thesetchells.com

Sunrise and Sunset times for next 12 months

Date Sunrise (Bearing) Sunset (Bearing)
14-Feb-2017 07:51 (110°) 17:30 (250°)
14-Mar-2017 06:43 (93°) 18:27 (267°)
14-Apr-2017 05:24 (74°) 19:29 (286°)
14-May-2017 04:18 (58°) 20:27 (302°)
14-Jun-2017 03:45 (49°) 21:08 (311°)
14-Jul-2017 04:05 (52°) 20:59 (308°)
14-Aug-2017 04:59 (65°) 20:03 (294°)
14-Sep-2017 05:57 (83°) 18:46 (276°)
14-Oct-2017 06:55 (102°) 17:29 (258°)
14-Nov-2017 07:58 (119°) 16:23 (241°)
14-Dec-2017 08:46 (128°) 15:56 (232°)
14-Jan-2018 08:44 (125°) 16:26 (236°)

N.B. Times are shown in GMT/UTC, so sunrise & sunset will be an hour later during British Summer Time (late March to late October).

Tide Information - courtesy of UK National Oceanography Centre

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Nearby Locations

Kinbane Castle (8.4 miles)

N.B. Distances are shown as the crow flies - it will be further by road.

 

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