Visit the only 'Designated Area of Protection for Flora, Fauna, Wild Animals and Little People' under the EU Habitats Directive.
Keep your eyes open on Slieve Foy Mountain, the home of the Leprechauns.
Just over 20 years ago the suit and bones of a leprechaun were found on the Slieve Foy mountain by the late, well known businessman PJ O'Hare. He discovered them after hearing a faint crying and when he went to investigate, he was shocked to find the suit of a leprechaun, along with coins and bones. This suit is still on view in PJ O Hares Pub.
Each year Carlingford Host a Leprechaun Hunt
The 2011 Hunt was covered by Sky News
Fill in the rest of your time by exploring the Village itself with its beautiful with cobbled streets and quaint wee shops. You have to taste some of Carlingfords World Famous Oysters in any of its award winning restaurants.
Carlingford is a great base for seeing more of Ireland, within an hour's drive - Newgrange - famous 3000BC prehistoric burial chamber. Proleek Dolmen - Portal tomb. Visit Giant's Causeway - world heritage site, within two hour's drive.
Sunday 7th April 2013
This offer includes a 5 Night Stay (Sunday to Friday) in a Self Catering Apartment / House and a Leprechaun Spotting guided walk for up to 6 people.
1st Nov 2013
€600 Total (Max. 6 People)
£530 Total (Max. 6 People)
Name this offer (Leprechaun Spotting Offer) in the Special Requirements Box