Portmarnock Beach, Portmarnock

4.7
#1 of 10 in Beaches in County Dublin
Kick off your shoes at Portmarnock Beach, a narrow beach with notably smooth sand and an active atmosphere. A path along the beach is a favorite for walkers, cyclers, and roller skaters. If you would rather be in the water, try your hand at wind or kite surfing. When the weather gets hot, look for the small shops with ice cream to soothe your cravings. Aviation buffs will appreciate that this was also the starting point for two important flights: one completed a trip around the world in 1930, and the other was the first to complete a solo trip around the world. For Portmarnock Beach and beyond, use our Portmarnock trip maker website to get the most from your Portmarnock vacation.
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  • The ideal hotel to walk directly for hours on the sandy beach. Be sure you should go to Howth (10 km) and the cliff walk make. Attention, at least 5 hours to take into account
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  • Visited this beach after landing at Dublin port by ferry overnight... watched the sun come up and took in the sea air. Windswept with and great mix of rock sand grass and sea. Good view and at that ti...  more »
  • Good, long, sandy, beautiful beach For family and friends. Must visit during summer time. Photogenic place.  more »

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