ireland_banner

Northern Ireland - County Fermanagh

Top 10 places

Top 100 places to visit in Northern Ireland

3. Take to the Water on Lough Erne

Top 10 ten places to visit in Northern Ireland - County Fermanagh and Lough Erne

Take to the Water on Lough Erne

Lough Erne in County Fermanagh is famously beautiful and attracts thousands of visitors to this region of Northern Ireland. The Lough consists of two main parts, Lower Lough Erne in the northwest and Lower Lough Erne in the southeast. The surrounding hills are wooded with ash, oak and beech, producing a scene of fresh green in the spring and rich rusty colours in the autumn. It's a breathtaking landscape, where land and water compliment each other in a resonant, stately harmony.
 
Perhaps the best way to see the landscape is from a boat - cruises operate from both upper and lower Loughs.  
 
Upper Lough Erne

The Inishcruiser, a 57 seat luxury heated cruiser, explores the lesser known and most beautiful parts of Lough Erne. Cruises last one and a half hours.
 
Sailing Times:
Easter to June and September, Sundays, 2.30 pm
July and August, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 2.30 pm

Share Holiday Village Address:
Share Holiday Village
Smiths Strand
Lisnaskea
County Fermanagh, BT92 0EQ 
Northern Ireland, UK
 
Share Holiday Village Admission:
From around £8.00, please phone for details 

T  +44(0)28 677 22122

+44(0)28 677 21839

 
Lower Lough Erne

The M.V. Kestrel, a 63-seat cruiser, departs from the Round 'O' Jetty, Brook Park, Enniskillen. Trips, including a stop at Devenish Island, and last just under 2 hours. There are also additional evening dinner cruises to the Killyhevlin Hotel on the Upper Lough shore from mid-May to August on Saturdays - 6.30 pm.
 
The M.V. Kestrel Sailing Times: 
July and August, daily, 10.30 am, 2.15 pm, and 4.15 pm
May and June, Sundays, 2.30 pm
September, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday, 2.30 pm
 
The M.V. Kestrel Admission: 
From around £10.00 - please phone for details 

Office Address:
Erne Tours Ltd,
Enniskillen, BT74 7EU  
Northern Ireland, UK

T  +44 (0)28 6632 2882
area-page-banner-ireland

Laterooms hotel deals

  • Spa hotels   City breaks
  • Beach hotels
  • Discount 5 star deals
  • Great UK locations

Find a hotel