2 nights B & B at The Old Rectory Country House, Fenagh, Co. Leitrim € 210 for 2 people
Meet Seamus and Eileen from Electric Bike Trails for a 20 km cycle on the tranquil, traffic free Shannon Blueway, along the Lough Allen Canal bank to Drumshanbo Village crossing the iconic Acres Lake Boardwalk. You can choose from a regular bicycle or if you feel like taking it easy choose an electric bike.
Feel the wind in your hair and the sound of bird song as you leisurely cycle along on this historical part of the Beara-Breifne Way. Crossing the floating boardwalk at Acres lake is like walking on water without getting your feet wet!!
Drumshanbo Village is nestled at the base of Sliabh an Iarainn, known locally as the Iron Mountain. Its present form evolved from the movement of ice age glaciers over millions of years, heaping thousands of drumlins in the surrounding lowlands giving Leitrim its unique landscape. Learn more about the folklore and mining history of the region with a visit to the Sliabh an Iarainn Visitors Centre at Acres Lake Amenity Area.
Explore the other treasures of Drumshanbo such as a tour of the Shed Distillery, home of the famous Gun Powder Gin (opening June 2020) or enjoy a scrumptious home cooked lunch at Jenny’s Tea room, with their own bakery on site.
Complete the revitilising experience on the second day with Dave from The Fishtracker, an expert fishing & tour guide on the magnificent Shannon Erne waterways where you’re sure to experience a waterways trip of a lifetime, by boat or on the bank. including use of fishing equipment. If you make a wish you will catch a fish! Or take a leisurely short trip on the beautiful Shannon Queen fully insured and carrying all the necessary safety equipment.
A tour of Glenview Folk Museum only a short drive from Fenagh where you can take a trip back to the 1930s rural Ireland and walk through a full street scene which has been fully reconstructed from the era.
Total Experience for 2 people for €160 per person sharing. Price includes accommodation for 2 nights (including use of the Hot Tub), Electric Bike cycle on the Shannon Blueway, guided fishing experience on the Shannon Erne Waterway.