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Things to Do in Carlingford & Greenore

Carlingford in a Nutshell

Carlingford Tourist Office: Station House Carlingford.

Monday to Friday: 10am – 5pm Sat, Sunday and Bank Holidays: 11am – 4pm. Guided daily Castle & Town Tours book at Tourist office. Specialised Castle Tours with Taste of the region at Ghan House. Call:+35342-9373650

Participant of SEA Louth (Carlingford, Carlingford Greenway, and Greenore stamps available).

Things to do in Carlingford

Walks: mountain and greenway.

Bikes Hire: standard as well as e-bikes.  Two bike rental shops: Escape HQ and On Yer Bike. Popular cycle path – from Carlingford to Omeath along the Greenway; from Carlingford to Greenore

Escape Room: Escape HQ 

Swimming and Water Sports

Boat Trips: Paddy Agnew from the Marina; Shane Reenan from the Harbour

Carlingford Heritage Centre: mural; stained glass window, exhibits, audio-visual ‘the Ages of Carlingford’

Carlingford Heritage Tours: Daily Castle Tours at 3pm; Medieval Town tours Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday at 11am; pop up Castle Tour and Ghan House Taster Experience, and graveyard tours

Carlingford Adventure Centre and Carlingford SkyPark (land and sea activities for all ages)

The Leprechaun and Fairy Cavern

Shops: craft shops, jewellers, fashion, antiques, bric-a-brac, curiosity, sweets, souvenirs, supermarket (also pharmacies, beauty salon, hairdressers)

Food and beverage: pubs, restaurants, pizzeria, café’s, tea rooms, food vans, fish and chips

Accommodation: Hotels, SC, B&B, campervan park

Things to do in Greenore

Golf, Fishing

Home at the Schoolhouse café, ‘Greenore Co-operative Victorian Tea-Rooms’

Sea and Rail Museum (also walking tours).

Finn the Dolphin

Carlingford Lough Ferry: Greenore to Greencastle County Down. Also themed cruises: Sunset; gin-tasting; Carlingford Oysters and Guinness; lough and lighthouse…


Scenic drives/walks around Cooley: Omeath, Ballagan, Whitestown, Templetown (Blue Flag Beach), Glenmore, Ravensdale etc.