Holy Island, named because of its links with early Christian saints, is called in Irish Inis Cealtra or ‘Island of the Burials’ and the island holds a graveyard with graveslabs dating from the 8th century. Historian Gerard Madden, author of the history of Holy Island, which is on sale, leads daily boat trips and guided tours of the island. Fishing, rowing and paddle boats can be hired too. Tours leave from Mountshannon pier.

Caravan at Mountshannon pier

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B&B & Blueway Paddle

Enjoy one night B&B for two in a tranquil setting followed by a family paddle with Cavan Canoeing
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Blueway Family Glamping Experience

Two nights glamping on the Shannon Blueway in the beautiful county of Leitrim.
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By the river slow adventure on the Shannon-Erne Blueway Image

By the river slow adventure on the Shannon-Erne Blueway

Two nights in River Cottage, activities including Canoeing, paddle boarding, biking and local crafts session
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Family Fun Days on the Lough Derg Blueway

Family Fun activity day on the Lough Derg Blueway from Mountshannon
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Blueway Cycling Break

Two Nights Bed and Breakfast and Cycle on the Blueway
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Hidden Heartlands Hillwalking

Two nights B&B & One Guided Walk
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Hiking Midweek Break in Hidden Ireland

Into The Blue Hiking Lough Derg
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