House in Dingle

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Things to do in Dingle

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Places to visit

· The multitude of prehistoric sites nearby (eg. Riasc monastic site, Gallarus oratory, Dún Beag fort)

· The Blasket Islands with their rich literary history

· Inch beach, scene of the film ‘Ryan’s Daughter’

· Slea Head, with its amazing scenery

· Go on a Historical or Folklore Walking tour

 

On the water

· Visit Fungi the Dingle Dolphin

· Go fishing: deep sea or shore

· Learn how to sail on the marina

· Go swimming in the sea at one of the various beaches and bathing spots nearby

 

If it rains

· Visit the Aquarium in Dingle town

· See a film or hire a DVD at the Phoenix Cinema

· Enjoy a pint and the craic at one of Dingle’s many pubs

· Visit the prehistoric museum at Ventry.

· Enjoy the many shops, galleries and sleepy cafés in Dingle town

Outdoor pursuits

· Hiking the various hills and mountains surrounding the town including Mt. Brandon - at nearly 1000 meters, one of Ireland’s highest.

· Surfing at Castlegregory or at Inch

· Cycling around Corca Dhuibhne (stunning headlands west of Dingle town)

· Golfing at Ceann Sibeal or Castlegregory

· Horse-riding

Night-time

· Dingle is renowned in Ireland and beyond  for its fresh seafood and quality restaurants

· Catch a session at one of the many pubs providing live traditional Irish music

· Take a walk on the pier and catch the fresh sea air

· Enjoy a pint at one of the many quirky pubs in Dingle which can double up as shops during the day