Suggested Itineraries

 

Monaghan Food Trail  

From Artisan chocolateers to award-winng duck producers, experience the highlights of County Monaghan while sampling a selection of the county's finest food, beverages and gourmet treats.

Your journey through County Monaghan and its culinary delights begins in Monaghan Town. Explore the town’s rich architectural heritage, meet the friendly locals and stop off for come quality coffee and home made pastries in one of the town’s cosy cafes.

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Big Houses & Hardships in County Monaghan  
This three-day, self-guided tour highlights many of County Monaghan's cultural and natural treasures, from fairy forts and grand castles to fascinating heritage trails through historic villages, along with plenty of opportunities with experience the wild, natural beauty of this special place BigHouses
The Story of Monaghan  

Discover the hidde gems of County Monaghan on this two-day, self-guided tour, taking in ancient monastic sites, unspoilt landscapes, picturesque villages, museum treasures & much more.

Start your journey through County Monaghan’s treasures at the awardwinning Monaghan County Museum which showcases over 5,000 years of the incredible history of this beautiful region.

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Sacred Monaghan  

Explore the heart of sacred Monaghan on this three-day, seld-guided tour. From pre-historic roual sites to ancient round towers, hidden temples and museum treasures, discover the sites, artefacts and characters that have shaped the spiritual journey of this special place.

Begin your journey into the heart of Sacred Monaghan in the fascinating town of Clones, where just decades after St Patrick arrived in Ireland, St Tighernach founded a monastery. You can still see the Round Tower that was a beacon to weary Christian pilgrims and was also used as a bell tower to call all within earshot to prayer.

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Cultural Connections Itinerary  

The Shared Waters and Landscapes of Central Monaghan and South Armagh offer a perfect location to relax and spend time uncovering many culturally rich experiences in beautiful and sometimes surprising locations.

This carefully planned itinerary is easy to follow and includes everything you will need. With recommended accommodation and a great variety of places to eat and drink, you’ll find out about the people, stories, traditions and heritage of these lush landscapes.

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Off the Beaten Track Itinerary  

The Shared Waters and Landscapes of Central Monaghan and South Armagh are packed with places to get out into and go exploring. Over the course of a few days 
you will have the chance to discover a range of heritage trails that reveal the stories embedded in this location, followed by some of Europe’s finest fishing and golf.

This carefully planned itinerary is easy to follow and includes everything you will need. With recommended accommodation and a great variety of places to eat and drink, 
you’ll find out about the people, stories, traditions and heritage of these lush landscapes.

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Family Fun Itinerary  

The Shared Waters and Landscapes of Central Monaghan and South Armagh are an ideal location to spend time out with family and friends in an area 
that is packed with all kinds of wonderful activities. Over the course of three days you will enjoy every sort of watery and action packed adventure. There’s something for all the family, 
from cycling and quad biking to fairy houses and walking trails.

This carefully planned itinerary is easy to follow and includes everything you will need. With recommended accommodation and a great variety of places to visit and go exploring.

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