Curracloe Beach, Curracloe

Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Fringed by pine forests and grassy sand dunes, Curracloe Beach features soft white sand lapped by a gentle surf. Locals flock to this Blue Flag-rated beach on sunny days, but thanks to its vastness, you won't have trouble finding a quiet spot just for yourself. A nature trail runs through the neighboring nature reserve, while the shacks serving snacks, selling sun cream, and renting bodyboards are available at the several access points. Thanks to its resemblance to Omaha Beach, the strand was featured in the opening scene of Spielberg's blockbuster movie "Saving Private Ryan." A visit to Curracloe Beach represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Curracloe travel planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Lovely sandy beach. Whether you like to swim, lie in the sun or take a long walk along the beach, this is a great place. You can walk for miles and come to next beach up, which is Ballinesker, where.....  more »
  • Extraordinary nature spot! Stunning views! Visited a beach in a day trip from Dublin. Weather was incredible - there's a fact that Wexford has the most sunny days in Ireland. Beach is kilometres...  more »
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