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& Cooley Peninsula
This is a place sculpted by time and exciting history. A place where mountains, forest, hills and rivers meet the sea. A place where time stands still and magic happens.
Carlingford & cooley Peninsula • Mourne Region • Gullion
The charming medieval village of Carlingford is situated on the East coast of Ireland, in the heart of the Cooley Peninsula, at the foot of Slieve Foy and overlooking the Mourne mountains. Located halfway between the cities of Belfast and Dublin, visitors will encounter a hub of heritage and folklore.
November 13th - December 23rd
Returning to his cavern in Carlingford after a 6 year absence, enjoy one of the best Santa experiences on the East coast if not all Ireland.
Discover the Greenway
A beautiful walk between Omeath & Carlingford
Explore the region and enjoy a walk through an area of outstanding beauty. The Carlingford to Omeath Greenway stretches along the coastline between our two village. This is an ideal path for anyone who wishes to cycle in the area.
Contact us for more information on the Greenway and bike hire in Carlingford
Escape To Carlingford Lough
Start Your Journey Through Ireland’s Ancient East.
Carlingford is famous for many reasons, It borders the political divide between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. With the Mournes stretching down to the Lough on the Northern side of the Mountain. Carlingford Lough has lots to offer. Take your first steps through 5000 years of wonder.
Ireland's Best Kept Historical Town
Meet the VisitCarlingford Team
Our goal is to create Fun, Value for money packages for people visiting Carlingford. If we do our job right, you might not even be aware of the work and planning behind your trip. We are the local Experts!