Saint Patrick's Way Short Break

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5 Days & 4 Nights
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Saint Patrick's Way Short Break

  • Walk the best of the Saint Patrick’s Way in Northern Ireland, a pilgrimage trail
  • The Mourne Mountains, a filming location for Game of Thrones
  • Tollymore Forest, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • Landscapes that influenced C.S. Lewis when he invented fictional Narnia
  • Slieve Donard Mountain and its hermit cave associated with Saint Patrick
Follow in the footsteps of Saint Patrick on the best of Northern Ireland’s pilgrimage walking trail. Saint Patrick is one of the world’s most beloved saints and Ireland’s most famous. Born in Roman Britain he came to Ireland as a slave, before escaping to France and England. He returned to Ireland as a missionary and left his legacy behind here, converting local hill folk in the Mourne Mountains and beyond. Enjoy the variety of landscapes; rolling farmland that sweeps down to the sea, the dramatic Mourne Mountains, breath-taking flora and fauna, golden gorse, ancient stone walls and views over Carlingford Lough. With a warm welcome from the locals and atmospheric pubs you are sure to enjoy this pilgrimage celebrating Saint Patrick’s life and legacy.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Newry and overnight Day 2 Newry to Rostrevor 12.5 miles / 18.5 km Day 3 Rostrevor to Mourne Mountains 12 miles / 17.5 km Day 4 Mourne Mountains to Newcastle 13 miles / 21 km Day 5 Onward Travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 5kg per person per day, meaning it’s one of our greenest trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 5kg is equivalent to 1 Neapolitan margherita pizza.

Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment.

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We use independent suppliers to support communities along our routes, as well as work with organizations to help maintain & restore paths.
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