8 days in Enniskillen & Downpatrick Itinerary

8 days in Enniskillen & Downpatrick Itinerary

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8 days in Enniskillen & Downpatrick Itinerary

Start: Enniskillen
1
Enniskillen
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Downpatrick
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
End: Enniskillen

4
nights
Enniskillen

Enniskillen ©
Enniskillen is a town and civil parish in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. Explore Enniskillen's surroundings by going to Armagh (St. Patrick's Cathedral (Roman Catholic), St. Patrick's Cathedral (Church of Ireland), & more), The Jungle NI (in Magherafelt) and Omagh (The Abingdon Collection & Ulster American Folk Park). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of National Trust - Florence Court, identify plant and animal life at National Trust - Crom, step into the grandiose world of Enniskillen Castle, and Head underground at Marble Arch Caves.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Enniskillen trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are Belfast International Airport and George Best Belfast City Airport. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Downpatrick.

Things to do in Enniskillen

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Armagh, Omagh, The Jungle NI, National Trust - Crom, Basil Sheils
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Marble Arch Caves ©
Marble Arch Caves
Enniskillen Castle ©
Enniskillen Castle
Ulster American Folk Park ©
Ulster American Folk Park

3
nights
Downpatrick

Downpatrick ©
Downpatrick is a medium-sized town about 33km south of Belfast in County Down, Northern Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): stroll around Tollymore Forest Park, then take an in-depth tour of Down County Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Ward, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Inch Abbey. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Down Cathedral, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Exploris Aquarium, then make a trip to Audleystown Court Cairn, and finally admire the engineering at Silent Valley and Ben Crom Reservoirs.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Downpatrick attractions website .

Traveling by car from Enniskillen to Downpatrick takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 10°C. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Downpatrick

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Newcastle, Castlewellan Forest Park, Audleystown Court Cairn, Exploris Aquarium
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Castle Ward ©
Castle Ward
Tollymore Forest Park ©
Tollymore Forest Park
Down County Museum ©
Down County Museum