EXPLORE IRELANDS HIDDEN HEARTLANDS
A blend of land and water trails, secret spots, and undiscovered gems, a unique place of warmth and charm.
Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands and its rural communities are as far from fast-paced living as you can get, yet right on your doorstep, often an hour’s drive, or less, away. 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.
Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands is close to all the main cities of Ireland; yet feels far away from it all. Dip your toe into not only the lakes of this region but also the culture, immense historical significance and, most importantly, the spectacular nature on offer.
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.
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.
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Due to a number of logistical considerations, Rathcroghan Visitor Centre will remain temporarily closed to the public following the lifting of Level 5 restrictions on December 1st. Our online shop will continue to operate as normal. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this temporary measure.