Castle in Mullaghmore

Classiebawn Castle

Closed to the public, this photogenic neo-Gothic turreted pile was built for Lord Palmerston in 1856 and was later home to the ill-fated Lord Mountbatten, who was killed near here in 1979 when the IRA rigged his boa…
Beach in Mullaghmore

Mullaghmore Head

Big-wave tow-in surfing competitions are regularly held off Mullaghmore Head. The area is becoming known as one of Ireland's premier big-wave surf spots with swells of up to 17m allowing for Hawaiian-style adventure…