The Counties

  Antrim
  Armagh
  Cavan
  Derry
  Donegal
  Down
  Fermanagh
  Monaghan
  Tyrone


  Connaught

  Leinster

  Munster

Ulster is the northerly province of the island of Ireland. Encompassing the counties of Donegal, Cavan, Monaghan, Fermanagh, Tyrone, Derry, Antrim, Down and Armagh, Ulster was originally known by the Celtic name of Ulaid (Ulster in English). The earliest written sources about the history of Ulster date back to the 7th century.

The counties of Antrim, Fermanagh, Tyrone, Derry, Down and Armagh make up Northern Ireland. A diverse province with a population in excess of 1,800,000, Ulster closely follows Leinster as the most populous area in the island of Ireland. The principal business centre being the grand city of Belfast.

Abundant with mountains and lakelands, Ulster offers spectacular scenery including the extraordinary Giants Causeway in the north of the province, now designated a world heritage site. Inland waterways provide some of the best fishing in Ireland.

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