Top 25 Things to Do in Dingle

  1. Slea Head Drive & magnificent scenery of the Dingle Peninsula.
  2. Blasket Island Trips. www.blasketislands.ie
  3. Fungie the Dolphin – swim with him or take a boat ride to see him. www.dingledolphin.com
  4. Sea kayaking on Dingle Harbour with Fungi plus the sea caves. www.irishadventures.net
  5. Visit Dingle Wildlife & Seal Sanctuary. www.dinglesanctuary.com
  6. Walking & Hiking on the Dingle Way or climb Mount Brandon, Ireland's second highest peak.
  7. Cycling - hire a bike from Foxy John’s Pub & enjoy a pint there when you return.
  8. Links Golf at Dingle or Caslegregory. www.dinglelinks.com & www.castlegregorygolflinks.com
  9. Irish Language & Culture. Visit the Diseart for a tour of the gardens & convent & view the famous Harry Clarke Windows. www.diseart.ie
  10. Horse Trekking on Beaches & Hills. www.dinglehorseriding.com , www.longsriding.com or Sea View Equestrian
  11. Boat & Fishing Trips. www.dinglebaycharters.com
  12. Make your own pot at Louis Mulcahy Pottery Open Room at Louis Mulcahy Pottery www.louismulcahy.com
  13. Beautiful Blue Flag Sandy Beaches & the Conor Pass.
  14. Climb Ireland’s largest climbing wall. Suitable for all ages from 4 to 84. www.playatheight.com
  15. Diving in crystal clear waters of Dingle Bay. www.divingdingle.ie
  16. Over 2,000 Archaeological Sites including Gallarus Oratory.
  17. Dingle’s Famous Pubs for the "craic" and the best in Irish Traditional Music.
  18. Treat yourself or that special someone to a piece of jewellery made on the Peninsula. www.briandestaic.com / www.nugoldsmith.com / www.johnweldonjewellers.com
  19. Gourmet Food & Wine. www.dinglefood.com The Dingle Food Festival is the first weekend in October every year.
  20. Sailing the coastline of the stunning Dingle Peninsula & Blasket Islands. www.saildingle.com
  21. Shopping with a difference – Dingle Peninsula arts & crafts. www.louismulcahy.com / www.kathleenmcauliffe.com
  22. Windsurfing on magnificent Atlantic breakers. www.jamieknox.com
  23. Discover the history of the Blasket Islands at the Blasket Centre. www.heritageireland.ie
  24. Visit the beaches & sites where Ryan’s Daughter & Far & away were filmed.
  25. Or if all that sounds too exhausting there’s no better place than Dingle to just relax and get away from it all & enjoy a pint of Guinness.


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