The Lough Gill Drive, Sligo

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The Lough Gill Drive is located in Sligo. Work out when and for how long to visit The Lough Gill Drive and other Sligo attractions using our handy Sligo sightseeing app .
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  • The Sligo area often are not treated as he deserves, but remains one of the most fascinating counties, especially regarding the psr views, quiet beaches and sights to be discovered. Definitely recommended.
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  • From the outside, it doesn't look like much but take the tour and you will find it well worth your time. The history of the place is fascinating.  more »
  • Beautiful lake with small islands, surrounded by hills and forest. I can see why Yeats loved it! Stop and see Parkes Castle, and take the Rose of Innisfree boat tour from there. Another 15 min drive t...  more »
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Where to stay in Sligo

The town of Sligo boasts a number of lovely accommodations, including hostels and guesthouses, while the landscape surrounding the town is dotted with hotels catering to a range of budgets. If you want to surf away your holiday or explore the setting that inspired Yeats, stay in a bed and breakfast in Sligo town along Old Dublin Road. If you prefer to stay in a more natural setting, explore options in the surrounding countryside. In either case, you will be able to access the alluring coast and the town's historical monuments easily.
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