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Dingle and Slea Head Drive Private Tour from Killarney
"Heading out of Killarney past the Macgiddycuddy Reeks mountain range with the tallest mountain in Ireland Carrauntoohil on your left out onto our peninsula drive our first stop being ‘Inch beach’ one of the longest beaches in Ireland. You air and soil pollution free.   Leaving Inch you will carry on with the coastal drive through to ‘Gaeltacht’ where the native language is spoken until we come to ‘Dingle’ home to Fungi the Dolphin. Fungi was first spotted in Dingle Bay in the 1980’s and has made it his home ever since. Boats go out enjoy the 'Slea Head Drive’ elevated approximately 330 feet (100 metres) above the ocean the Atlantic on the left mountains to the right and looking out at ‘The Skelligs’ (islands)
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Croagh Patrick Cave and West Summit Trek from Westport Area
"In the early 19th century a man who came to be known as ‘Bob of the Reek’ made his home near the summit of the mountain. He spent the next fourteen years assisting pilgrims in their quest to reach the peak. Winter months were spent in the company of friends at the foot of Croagh if one is to believe that the structure known as ‘Bob of the Reek’s Cave’ was his home. This ‘cave’ which is actually more reminiscent of a medieval holy well faces due north and is very high on the mountain. There is also some controversy as to the true identity of Bob of the Reek. Locals in Lecanvey Village on the northwest side claim him as Robert Geraghty
From EUR30.00
 
Croagh Patrick Pilgrims Hike from Westport Area
"Our first stop is at the statue of St. Patrick normally a ten to fifteen minute walk on an easy gradient. Even at this early stage you will be stunned by the views of Clew Bay and its islands including the birdlike shape of Dorinish which was once owned by John Lennon and the distant guardian of the bay itself – Clare Island once the home of the pirate Grace O’Malley. Looking north
From EUR25.00

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Train and Bus times

We took the train from Dublin Connolly direct to Sligo in a little over 3 hours. Nice train, comfortable and on time. It was a one-way ticket for 27 Euros (2008). The train is much faster than the...
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Travelling from Sligo to Galway

With only five days to travel around I would be inclined to stay in the same region in the west and not try to cover too much ground. Imo you need to hire a car as travelling by bus will take a lot of...
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Sligo Airport is at Strandhill

Sligo airport is about 8 km (5 mi) west of the town, in Strandhill, but public transportation links are not great. Bus Éireann run buses (route 472) seven times a day (five times on Sa, not at all on...
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Car Parking Nightmare!!

Sligo is an increasingly busy town and as a result the traffic has multiplied by a huge degree. Driving around Sligo is frustrating and sometimes confusing, courtesy of the one way system they put in...
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Taxis

We drove with several taxi drivers when getting around in Sligo, and found that although the rates were a little bit steep, the taxi drivers themselves were very friendly and helpful with things. One...
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Sligo Airport

There is an airport in Sligo, but it isnt very big! Has flights from/to Dublin with Aer Arann. AFAIK, it does not provide to flights to any other city apart from Dublin. It is 15 km from the town in a...
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Driving from Dublin

Take the N4 road from Dublin to take you directly to Sligo. The drive will take you approximately 3 hours. Between Sligo and Longford, some of the scenery is breathtakingly beautiful. There are a...
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We Drove from Dublin - 3...

We Drove from Dublin - 3 hours.You can fly from airports all over Ireland but check for outside of Ireland.We had our cars with us but getting into the town you could walk, 20 mins or get a taxi, £4.,...
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a view of the road side which goes to enniskilen, a very nice little town on the north east of sligo!!
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Pearse Road, Sligo, County Sligo, Ireland
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Swan Point, Sligo, County Sligo, Ireland
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Quay Street, Sligo, County Sligo, Ireland
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Clarion Road, Sligo, County Sligo, Ireland
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Rosses Point, Sligo, County Sligo, Ireland
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Strandhill Road, Sligo, County Sligo, Ireland
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Top Things to Do in Sligo

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Benbulben Mountain

Benbulben or more correctly Ben Bulben is a huge formation of shale and limestone which is believed to have been formed during the Ice Age 320 million years ago. It can be seen for miles around as it...
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Sligo Abbey

The Baron of Offaly, Maurice Fitzgerald, founded the Dominican Friary in the 13th century. The Abbey has been destroyed by fire in 1414 and has been attacked and ravaged in both the Tyrone War in the...
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Knocknarea Mountain

Overlooking the megaliths at Carrowmore is the legendary Maeve's Cairn. It sits on top of Knocknarea, the only mountain around so easy to spot. The site is Neolithic and about 5000 years old. It is...
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Yeats Memorial

For those of you who are fans of the work of W B Yeats, Sligo is the place to be! The grave is way out in Drumcliff but here in the town itself is the Yeats Memorial Building (run by the Yeats Society...
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Rosses Point

Following the N15 North out of Sligo takes you to the seaside town of Rosses Point. There are great views of Sligo and the Ocean. The area has many restaurants, especially some good fish eateries....
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Parke Castle

Parkes Castle on the shores of Lough Gill, was built in the 17th century and was the home of Robert Parkes and family. In the courtyard there are what seem to be remains of a Tower House structure...
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Lyndra

"Sligeach: Land of my Ancestors!"
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Maryimelda

"Diamond of the West Country"
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J.I.M

"Sligo"
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HORSCHECK

"Sligo - In Yeats Country"
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"Sligo, My First Adventure!"
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