One of the Northwest’s most scenic counties. Some truly beautiful mountainous scenery, with glassy lakes and beautiful beaches. Sligo Town is buzzy and atmospheric with great restaurants, shops and pubs.
Get close to the masters of the sky
Eagles Flying Irish Raptor Research Centre Ballymote, Co. Sligo, Ireland
Ireland’s largest Bird of Prey Centre offers the incomparable experience of being up close to eagles, falcons, owls and vultures.
Open Daily Apr to Nov
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Special Discoveries in the West
Benbulben Looped Walk Gortarowey, Co. Sligo, Ireland
Easy 5.5km walking trail suitable for all ages. Great for families.
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Stunning coastline
Blue Flag Beaches Northern Ireland Northern Ireland Blue Flag Beaches
Northern Ireland's rugged coastline – offers breathtaking views, beaches, cliffs and sand dunes. Several beaches meet the Blue Flag standard.
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Stunning coastline
Blue Flag Beaches of Donegal, Sligo, Mayo and Galway Counties Donegal, Sligo, Mayo and Galway, Ireland
The naturally stunning formations of the West's coastlines provides long stretches of golden sand and impressive sand dunes.
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Megalithic tombs
Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery Carrowmore, Co. Sligo, Ireland
This is the largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland and is also among the country's oldest.
Open Daily Mar to Oct
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13th century dominican friary
Sligo Abbey Abbey Street, Sligo, Co. Sligo, Ireland
Known locally as the Abbey, this Dominican Friary was founded in the mid - 13th century by Maurice Fitzgerald.
Closed for 2020 season
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