Ireland – Connacht (Galway, Sligo) and Ulster (Cavan, Donegal)

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What to do here
 
 Tentative WHS
  • Early Medieval Monastic Sites (08/04/2010)
  • The Burren (08/04/2010)
  • The Céide Fields and North West Mayo Boglands (08/04/2010)
  • The Monastic City of Clonmacnoise and its Cultural Landscape (08/04/2010)
  • The Royal Sites of Ireland: Cashel, Dún Ailinne, Hill of Uisneach, Rathcroghan Complex, and Tara Complex (08/04/2010)
  • Western Stone Forts (08/04/2010)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Aran Islands
  • Clonmacnoise
  • The Glen, Sligo
 Islands
  • Achill
  • Aran islands
  • Gorumna
  • Ireland
 Borders
  • Ireland (sea border/port)
  • Ireland-United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)
 XL
  • Aran Island (off Donegal)
  • Clare island
  • Inishowen
  • The Mullet (Mayo County)
  • West Galway (Gaelic speaking)
 European Cities
  • Galway
 Villages and Small Towns
  • Cong
  • Roundstone
  • Westport
 Airports
  • Knock (NOC)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Belmond Grand Hibernian
  • Ireland Intercity Railway Experience
  • The Clonmacnoise and West Offaly Railway
 Museums
  • Athlone: Derryglad Folk & Heritage Museum
  • Castlebar: National Museum of Ireland - Country Life
  • Clifden: Connemara Heritage and History Centre
  • Galway: Galway City Museum
  • Galway: James Mitchell Museum
 House Museums/Plantations
  • Ballina: Jackie Clarke Collection
  • Foxford: Michael Davitt Museum
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Bailieborough: Bailieborough Castle
  • Cong: Ashford Castle
  • Donegal: Donegal Castle
  • Kilmore: Parkes Castle
  • Kingscourt: Cabra Castle
  • Kinvarra: Dunguaire Castle
 Religious Temples
  • Connemara: Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
  • Galway: Galway Cathedral
 World of Nature
  • Ballycroy
  • Connemara
  • Glenveagh
 Festivals
  • Dungloe: Mary From Dungloe International Festival
  • Galway Oyster Festival
  • Letterkenny: Earagail Arts Festival
  • Monaghan: Harvest Time Blues
  • Sea Sessions Surf and Music Festival, Bundoran
  • Sligo International Choral Festival
 Experiences
  • Experience Gaelic games
  • Play/hear Irish Harp
  • Play/hear Uilleann Pipes
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • Taste Irish Stew
 Entertainment/Things to do
  • Druid Performing Arts Company, Galway
 Zoos
  • Sligo: Eagles Flying
 Aquariums
  • Galway: Galway Atlantaquaria
 Planetariums
  • Greencastle: Inishowen Planetarium
 Theme Parks
  • Westport: Pirate Adventure Park
 Lighthouses
  • Co. Donegal: Fanad Lighthouse
  • Donegal: St. John's Point
 Windmills
  • Carrowreagh: Carrowreagh Windmill
  • Elphin: Elphin Mill
  • Tuam: Gold Cave Crescent Windmill
 Beaches
  • Connemara: Dog’s Bay and Gurteen Bay
  • Donegal: Portsalon Beach
 Hospitality Legends
  • Athlone: Sean's Bar
 Open-Air Museums
  • Lettershea: Connemara Heritage & History Centre
 Railway Museums
  • Donegal: Donegal Railway Heritage Centre
 The Dark Side
  • Strokestown: National Famine Museum
A walk around Bundoran
Irland 2019
Cliffs of Moher at sunset. 2013. photo by Shihe Huang.