The counties which the Shannon flows through are known collectively as The Shannon Region.The Shannon Region is made up of County Clare and County Limerick which are in the West and the South West of the country and North Tipperary and South Offaly which are in the Midlands. Holidays in this beautiful part of Ireland have something for everyone. For keen golfers the Shannon Region has thirty courses, for those of us interested in gardening there are many beautiful gardens open to the public in the Shannon Region, and for holidaymakers who enjoy walking, this area is perfect!
Favourite Destinations (The Shannon Region)
There are a lot of things to explore - The Shannon Region
Limerick is a wonderful mix of modern cosmopolitan city and beautiful countryside. This vibrant urban centre has something to offer even the most demanding holidaymaker. Wonderful shopping, fantastic restaurants, and cultural, musical and artistic events make this city the ideal destination for a short break or a longer holiday. Co Clare has one of the most beautiful coastlines in the world. With breathtaking scenery everywhere visitors will never want to leave! Some of the best known landmarks are The Cliffs of Moher, Spanish Point and Lahinch. Tipperary is steeped in history and heritage and is full of small market towns which have fantastic shopping opportunities and wonderful restaurants. For visitors who enjoy the outdoors Tipperary is the perfect destination, with wonderful walkways and scenery.Offaly is full of stately homes, castles and monasteries giving this lovely county a wonderful historic feel. On the other hand, Offaly town is a wonderful lively town with great shopping, fantastic restaurants and a vibrant and lively nightlife.
Be a part of the lively nightlife is also possible, if you:
Co Clare, Limerick or Offaly - Every place is suitable for your Shannon holidays
Visitors will be spoiled for choice for accommodation when it comes to Shannon holidays. Shannon apartments and wonderful guesthouses are available to suit every budget, taste, lifestyle and requirement.There are Shannon apartments available in each are of the Shannon Region to suit everyone. Shannon holidays can take visitors to Limerick, Clare, Offaly and Tipperary, and each county has a range of accommodation to suit every budget.Of course for Shannon holidays with beautiful landscapes and scenery Shannon apartments in Co Clare are perfect. Apartments are available in the area to suit everyone.There are some stunning castles which provide truly luxury accommodation in the Shannon region. For Shannon holidays with five star accommodation in a romantic historic setting surrounded by beautiful scenery, one of these castles in the Shannon region is just perfect.