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Fáilte go hÉirinn: Top 15 Tourist towns in the country have been revealed


We as nation may be well known for our welcoming hospitality to tourists visiting areas across the entire country, but there can be only one place named the best place to visit in the island of Ireland as the Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring has recently announced a shortlist for the Fáilte Ireland Tourism Town Awards.

The shortlist which contains 15 towns from across the country will be narrowed down to one single winner over the coming months and Kerry natives will most likely be the happiest of the lot as they have a total of 5 towns on the list. It is understood that the 15 shortlisted towns will be assessed by a panel of judges over the coming months with the ultimate winne being announced in November.

Check out the full list below:

  • Belmullet Co Mayo
  • Ardmore Co Waterford
  • Tralee Co Kerry
  • Adare Co Limerick
  • Sneem Co Kerry
  • Carrick on Shannon Co Leitrim
  • Kenmare Co Kerry
  • Portmagee Co Kerry
  • Cobh Co Cork
  • Youghal Co Cork
  • Mountshannon Co Clare
  • Kilkenny Co Kilkenny
  • Lismore Co Waterford
  • Killarney Co Kerry
  • Clonakilty Co Cork

TheLiberal.ie wishes all of those involved the very Best of luck. Is your favourite place in the final 15 or do you think Fáilte Ireland missed a town? Tell us what you think?


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