Lakelands & Inland Waterways


Must-see attractions

Strokestown HouseVisit Strokestown Park House, an 18th century Roscommon mansion

Arigna MinesExplore this Roscommon museum, dedicated to coal mines

Lough Key Forest ParkFacilities in this scenic park include underground tunnels, trails and bog gardens

Cavan Burren ParkVisit Cavan Burren Park to experience a vast world of manmade and natural history

King House Georgian MansionExplore interactive exhibitions and marvel at the grandeur of this restored mansionn

Upper Lakelands

The Upper Lakelands boasts many spectacular lakes, canals and rivers. Beautiful Lough Allen and Lough Key are the two major lakes in the northernmost part of the River Shannon. 

Lough Allen lake is overlooked on the Eastern shore by Sliabh an Iariann Mountain and from the Western shore by the Arigna Mountains, providing outstanding views and begging to be explored by foot or bike.

In Co Roscommon, Lough Key rests between the expanse of forest, parkland and hills, all waiting to be explored by the adventurous among you, by zip wire or canoe!

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Special offers

Browse our list of special offers to make your journey through the Lakelands of Ireland even more special.

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Killaloe, Lough Derg Cruisers moored at Leitrim Village Sunset over Lough Erne Castle Archdale Forest Park Watersports on the Shannon
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