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Carlingford Oyster & Guinness Cruise

When

From: Sunday, 22 August 2021

Where

Carlingford Lough Ferry Greenore Louth

Carlingford Lough Ferry are delighted to partner with the world renowned Carlingford Oyster Company and Guinness to create this unique food event on Carlingford Lough!

The family run Carlingford Oyster Company is based in the heart of Carlingford Lough where oysters have thrived for many centuries. They are passionate about oysters and nature and over the years have created the ideal location to grow oysters right on the doorstep in Carlingford Lough.  The unique sweet taste and high meat content of the Carlingford Oyster is one of nature's real treasures and these award winning oysters feature in many of the top restaurants throughout Ireland and the United Kingdom.

Meet the makers and learn the secrets behind the cultivation of these award winning oysters, as you cruise past the famous Carlingford Lough Oyster beds. Feast on a range of fresh oysters and savour their unique tastes when served with different dressings. Your Oysters will be perfectly accompanied with the unique taste of Guinness.

Afterwards, enjoy live music as you cruise the iconic Carlingford Lough, with its panoramic views of the Cooley Peninsula and the majestic Mourne Mountains. These cruises take you along the Southern shoreline, past the Carlingford Oyster beds and medieval town of Carlingford with its picturesque marina and imposing King John's Castle. On the Northern shoreline, enjoy panoramic views of Greencastle Royal Castle, and Rostrevor Bay, as the sun sets on the majestic Cooley Peninsula and Mourne Mountain region.

Board the cruises at either Greenore, Co. Louth or Greencastle, Co. Down terminals, and begin your cruise along this panoramic Lough area. Keep an eye out for Finn, Carlingford Lough's resident dolphin as we depart. He's sure to pop up and say hello!

Tickets are limited so book early!

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