3 days in County Sligo Itinerary

3 days in County Sligo Itinerary

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3 days in County Sligo Itinerary

Start: Belfast
Drive:  2​h 30​min
1
Sligo
— 1 day
Drive:  30​min
2
Ballymote
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
End: Belfast

1
day
Sligo

Sligo ©
Despite its small size, Sligo serves as a major center of culture, commerce, and entertainment in the northwestern section of Ireland.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sligo Abbey, then enjoy some diversion at Lough Bo Shooting Centre, and then stroll through Knocknarea.

To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sligo trip planning website .

Belfast, UK to Sligo is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sligo

Parks Nature Fun & Games
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Lough Bo Shooting Centre ©
Lough Bo Shooting Centre
Knocknarea ©
Knocknarea

2
nights
Ballymote

Ballymote ©
Ballymote is a market town in southern County Sligo in the province of Connacht, in the north-west of Ireland.It is a historic town, with Ballymote Castle, the last and the mightiest of the Norman castles in Connacht. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Eagles Flying. On the 26th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Eagles Flying, contemplate the long history of Foxford Village, then get engrossed in the history at Hennigan's Heritage Centre, and finally head outdoors with Gillighan's World, The Field of Dreams.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ballymote route planning site .

Ballymote is just a stone's throw from Sligo. In May, daytime highs in Ballymote are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 27th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ballymote

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Foxford Village, Sligo Folk Park, Hennigan's Heritage Centre, Gillighan's World, The Field of Dreams
Highlights from your plan
Eagles Flying ©
Eagles Flying
Hennigan's Heritage Centre ©
Hennigan's Heritage Centre
Foxford Village ©
Foxford Village

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