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Medieval Carlingford & Cooley Peninsula


Carlingford Tourist Office Old Dispensary Carlingford Louth

Carlingford is a magical village, full of character and is one of the best preserved medieval villages in Ireland.  Its history, narrow medieval streets, lanes that lead to the harbour, majestic Slieve Foye mountain and the famous mountains of Mourne across the lough all combine to make Carlingford unique in Ireland. 
Today the inherent natural beauty can equally be appreciated on land or sea. Guided walking tours, walking or cycling along the Great Eastern Greenway, hill walking, horse trekking through the mountains, sailing,  yacht charter, windsurfing, canoeing and water skiing can all be enjoyed here in Carlingford.   Carlingford has 14 reputable restaurants, cosy pubs and great accommodation.

Enjoy the spectacular panoramic views and listen to the wealth of myths and legends which makes Carlingford unique.

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