Hidden Heartlands

Welcome to Ireland's Hidden Heartlands

One of Ireland’s most popular inland resorts, Carrick-on-Shannon is a county town of Leitrim and the cruising capital of the Shannon.

With 750km of cruising on offer, the town is perfectly poised as the gateway to the Shannon to the south and the Shannon-Erne waterway to the north.

Surrounded by unspoiled scenery, it’s long been renowned as an angler’s paradise with many species of game and course fish available within a short distance of the town.


Whether you want to a relaxing trip on the moon river cruise, stay at The Courtyard Apartments rent a cruiser or pick up a paddle boat, go fishing or indulge in a little retail therapy on the traditional streetscape, there is a diverse range of things to do in Carrick-on-Shannon.

Whatever you’re looking for, Carrick-on-Shannon and Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands have something for everyone.

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