Scrabo Tower is a hard to miss local landmark. It is well worth driving up to the carpark and walking on up to the tower. When the tower is open it is an interesting walk to the top with some rooms open to explain it's history. Fantastic view over the Lough.
Great views and enjoyable short walk from nearby car park. The tower only opens a few days each week. If it is open it is well worth the walk up the stairs to the outside viewing gallery.
No princess has ever walked the winding staircase of Scrabo tower but it's sheer size and shape provide the imagination with exactly that picture.... that of a fairytale castle where a princess once lived. I have lived in Newtownards all my days and love Scrabo tower. It is the landmark by which Newtownards is known. It is set amongst beautiful... 更多
Such a pity more is not made of this place. It makes my blood boil when I hear of how much we are putting into creating new tourism for N.Ireland when we are letting great places like this sit idle and not promoting them more! We took our American visitors up here and they loved it having nothing like this... 更多
A must if visiting Newtownards, Towering over Newtownards a local landmark.If your up to the walk up to the tower or if you are disabled and have a blue badge you can phone the council and they will open the normally locked gate to drive up to the tower. A steep drive or walk just make sure you and your... 更多
Have not been here for the best part of 5 years and what a waste. Took my 3 kids and a friend on a beautiful sunny day and we had a great time. The views were breathtaking and everything was neat and tidy the tower may not be open to the public anymore but the area is still well kept,... 更多