Ireland - Counties meath, Louth, Cavan & Monaghan (PDF Chapter)
This is the Counties Meath, Louth, Cavan & Monaghan chapter from Lonely Planet’s Ireland guidebook.
Counties Meath and Louth attracted Ireland’s first settlers, whose legacies endure at the pre-historic tombs at Brú na Bóinne and Loughcrew. Outdoor activities abound in Counties Cavan and Monaghan, where undulating hills and fish-filled lakes are wild and remote.
- explore evocative prehistoric remains at the ancient burial sites of Brú na Bóinne
- float above fascinating ruins and emerald-green fields on a hot-air balloon flight from Trim
- learn about the life and work of poet and author Patrick Kavanagh in at the Patrick Ka-vanagh Resource Centre
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: County Meath, Brú Na Bóinne, Battle of the Boyne Site, Slane, Tara, Dunsany Castle, Trim, Kells, Loughcrew Cairns, County Louth, Drogheda & Around, Dundalk, Cooley Peninsula, County Cavan, Cavan Town, Killykeen Forest Park & Lough Oughter, Butlersbridge, Ballyjamesduff & Around, Eastern Cavan, Northwestern Cavan, Blacklion & Around, County Monaghan, Monaghan Town, Carrickmacross & Around, Innis-keen.
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