5 days in County Sligo Itinerary

5 days in County Sligo Itinerary

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5 days in County Sligo Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Amsterdam


Sligo ©
Despite its small size, Sligo serves as a major center of culture, commerce, and entertainment in the northwestern section of Ireland.
Sligo is known for nature, historic sites, beaches, nightlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery, enjoy the sand and surf at Strandhill Beach, don't miss a visit to Mullaghmore Coast, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Benbulben.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sligo sightseeing planning tool .

Amsterdam, Holland to Sligo is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Sligo. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Amsterdam in July: highs in Sligo hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 15°C. On the 29th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sligo

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Rosses Point Loop Walk, Mullaghmore Coast, Yeats's Grave
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Knocknarea ©
Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery ©
Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery
Strandhill Beach ©
Strandhill Beach