This Summer why not discover the Island town of Enniskillen and cool off in the picturesque Fermanagh Lakelands. Enniskillen in County Fermanagh is an undiscovered gem in North West Ireland, the gateway to the Wild Atlantic Way, just over 2 hours from Dublin! Here’s our Top 5 Things to do in Enniskillen this Summer…
1. SoakUp The Sun and History at Castle Coole
Enjoy a country walk around the impressive 18th-century mansion at Castle Coole, just a 5 minute walk from Killyhevlin Lakeside Hotel. Experience the stately grandeur of this stunning National Trust property set in a beautiful wooded landscape park ideal for sunny country walks. Discover the story of the people who lived and worked below stairs as you explore the splendid suite of servant’s rooms and service quarters of this magnificent property.
2. Experiencethe NEW Menu in Kove Restaurant
After a busy day exploring the area why not retreat to the sanctuary of Killyhevlin Lakeside Hotel and dine in the award winning Kove Restaurant, perfect for Foodie Lovers. Head Chef, Kevin Watson comes with a wealth of experience and adds his own culinary creativity to each and every dish he produces. Kove is a proud member of Good Food Northern Ireland and this is reflected in the restaurant's menu which offers a varied range of wholesome yet innovative dishes prepared from only the freshest local produce and served with great care and attention to detail.
3. Cruiseon Lough Erne
Get picked up from Killyhevlin Lakeside Hotel’s Jetty by one of the many Boat Tour company’sand explore the Islands of Lough Erne! Get your bearings of Country Fermanagh from the unique vantage point aboard a boat on Lough Erne, discover Devenish Island and explore the ancient ruins of one of Ireland’s finest monastic sites.Visit White Island, Boa Island and Inish Corkish to find out where the famous Fermanagh Black Bacon originates.
4. Conquerthe ‘Stairway to Heaven’!
Interested in an adventure filled with photo opportunities? Tick the renowned ‘Stairway to Heaven’ off your bucket list this Summer and hike the virally famous local landmark. This exhilarating Boardwalk is quite literally off the beaten track and offers visitors an incredible opportunity for some amazing photos! This walk is ideal both for those seeking an easy going stroll and more experienced hikers.
5. Cool Down With Some Local Tickety Moo Ice Cream!
Enjoy a nice cream farm shop with a difference! The newly opened ‘Barn’ Café in Enniskillen features a wide range of delicious locally produced Jersey Cow Ice Cream to help you cool off this Summer. Or why not drive to their Farm Shop in Killadeas,just 10 minutes outside of Enniskillen? Here visitors can watch the herd of award winning pedigree jersey cows being milked and then visit the ice cream parlour and enjoy fantastic flavours such as: Rhubarb Crumble and Custard,Double Caramel Fudge Chunk and many more!
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