Visit Sligo

Sligo is a county that celebrates its independent spirit. It is a county of panoramic vistas and sandy beaches that hug the coastline. Sligo is easily reachable from anywhere in the country and has excellent public transport links. It is serviced by Bus Eireann, Irish Rail & Knock International Airport is 45 minutes from Sligo. You’ll find more details on how to find us in Directions.


We’ve also selected a variety of budget and luxury accommodation which you can view here.

The array of activities on offer in Sligo is staggering. Check out our list of Land & Sea Adventures to see for yourself. We’ve also got open craft studios and the poet’s W.B. Yeats literary trail.

That’s just our Sligo Live tips. For the definitive guide to Sligo visit the Sligo Tourism website.


“A place steeped in history (video) and mythology, with a creative tradition (made in sligo) that lives in the music, art (video), poetry and expression of its people. From lakes and rivers to beaches and dramatic limestone mountains, Sligo is a place where ancient sites (video), spectacular landscapes and rolling waves (video) inspire stories, trails and adventures (video) that will open your mind and invigorate your body.

Come and join us in Sligo and set your spirit free.

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