Isle of Innisfree
|No visit to the
North West is Complete without a trip on the Rose of
Innisfree Tourboat to view the Isle of Innisfree
situated on one of Ireland's most beautiful lakes,
Lough Gill, which straddles Co Sligo and Co Leitrim.
This island inspired WB Yeats to write Irelands most
popular poem. Depart from the 17th Century Parkes
Castle and take a leisurely cruise across Lough Gill
for a memorable trip in an area of outstanding
natural beauty steeped in myth and legend. Tea/Coffee,
Home-baking, Snacks & Full Bar services on board. Live
Commentary & Poetry Recitals.
Scenic Lake Cruises
environs are unrivalled in Ireland for its unspoilt
beauty and interest to tourists and locals alike.
Its great diversity of geology, archaeology, history
and scenery leave a permanent impression on all
visitors. Lough Gills association with major events
dates back as far as any locality in Europe, e.g.
Queen Maeve of Connaught, O'Rourke's of Breffni,
Norman Invasion, Sligo Abbey, Plantation castle,
1916 Rising. The Cruise takes in numerous places of
interest including Church island, Dooney rock,
Slish wood and many many more