Irvinestown trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Irvinestown

Irvinestown is a town in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. In 2008 it had an estimated population of 2,081 people. The most notable building is the ruined 18th-century church.HistoryBefore the Plantation of Ulster, the area was known as Necarne or Nakerny. The village was founded during the Plantation in 1618 by Sir Gerald Lowther and named Lowtherstown. Ownership later passed to the Irvines of Dumfries and the name changed accordingly.Places of interest Nearby is Necarne Castle, formerly known as Castle Irvine, which is now an equestrian school – Necarne Castle Equestrian School. The village also boasts the annual Lady of The Lake Festival, a large 10 day summer festival and carnival which begins on the first Friday following the 12th of July. It is the largest cross-community Festival to be held in Northern Ireland and is named after the mythical figure which is said to appear gliding over the waters of Lower Lough Erne, wearing a flowing blue gown and carrying a bunch of flowers. The Lady is said to be an omen of good times to come. The nearby Castle Archdale Country Park on the shores of Lower Lough Erne was used as an RAF base for Sunderland flying boats in WWII, with Catalina flying boats at RAF Killadeas, and today provides lakeshore & woodland walking/cycling paths, gardens, caravan park, campsite, tea rooms and boating marina. Other features within the park include a red deer enclosure, wildfowl ponds, nature trail, butterfly garden and wildflower meadow.
Plan how to spend your time in Irvinestown and other destinations in United Kingdom (UK) using our United Kingdom (UK) trip itinerary planner .
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Irvinestown

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Irvinestown

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to County Fermanagh

15 days in United Kingdom, Reykjavik & Dublin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, historic sites, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in County Donegal, Enniskillen & Ballintoy BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Paris, London & Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Enniskillen BY A USER FROM IRELAND November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Enniskillen BY A USER FROM IRELAND September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Northern Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans