Loughrea Peninsula attractions

Top Choice Island in Loughrea Peninsula

Iniskeel Island

You can walk out to this tiny island at low tide from the sandy tip of the Blue Flag beach between Narin and Portnoo. St Connell, a cousin of St Colmcille (Columba), founded a monastery here in the 6th century and t…
Beach in Loughrea Peninsula

Tramore Beach

In 1588 part of the Spanish Armada ran aground by lovely Tramore Beach. The survivors temporarily occupied O'Boyle's Island in Kiltoorish Lake, but then marched to Killybegs, where they set sail again in the Girona.…
Archaeological Site in Loughrea Peninsula

Dolmen Ecocentre

Learn about several local prehistoric sites, including the grand Kilclooney More Court Tomb, as well as a tortoise-like passage tomb a short walk up a track, to the left of the church.