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Ireland's Hidden

With its rich mix of beautiful landscapes, rugged hills, soft bogs, peaceful lakes and vibrant townscapes, welcome to one of the most surprising and unspoilt parts of Ireland.

Following your visit to us here at Moon River, there is so much more for you to explore.

The water offers leisurely boat trips, water sports and great fishing, while numerous walks, cycle trails and pony trekking allow you to take in the views, or explore the rural heartlands and small villages in this quiet, relaxing part of the country.

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Use our map to discover what each region has to offer.

Looking to stay longer?

With so much to see and do in Ireland’s Hidden HEartlands why not extend your trip, and stay in one of the many hotels, guesthouses, or B&Bs in the area.

Where to eat and drink?

Feeling thirsty or peckish? Whether you’re a consummate carnivore or a vegan, you’ll find plenty of foodie delights in Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands. Check out our list of recommended places for your visit.

Uncover Carrick-On-Shannon

Are you looking for a fun day out for all the family? Do you want to experience nature and jump into history down the River Shannon? Then look no further than Moon River cruises.

We’re the only luxury passenger cruiser in Carrick-On-Shannon and our public cruises run every week.

We’ve been giving tours and trips to both locals and tourists for 25 years and we love to provide our passengers with a one-of-a-kind experience.

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