Author: Walking Holiday Ireland

Cliff Waijenberg is a passionate hiker, nature enthusiast, and the proud founder and owner of Walking Holiday Ireland. Cliff has always been captivated by the Emerald Isle's breathtaking landscapes and rich cultural history. His love for the outdoors and genuine desire to share Ireland's hidden gems with travellers worldwide led him to establish Walking Holiday Ireland.


Here we have listed the most common questions our guests ask us in advance of booking a walking holiday with us. Should your question not be covered below please do not hesitate to contact us, we will be a delight to help you as best as we possibly can. After all, that’s what we are here for!Continue readingFAQ

Discover Carlingford’s Medieval History with 5 Thrilling Carlingford Hikes

The medieval town of Carlingford on the enchanting Cooley Peninsula nestles between Slieve Foy, Carlingford Lough and the Mourne Mountains. It is less than an hour’s drive from Ireland’s two major cities Dublin and Belfast. It is Ireland’s most well preserved medieval town lending it a unique feel and atmosphere.Continue readingDiscover Carlingford’s Medieval History with 5 Thrilling Carlingford Hikes

Want to get your family hiking?

We all know exercise has tremendous value to both our physical and mental health. Getting outdoors, whatever the weather, not only revitalises us but has the natural benefit of releasing the feel-good hormones, endorphin, serotonin and dopamine. These are all good reasons to get your family hiking. And if you’re lucky enough to have beautiful scenery on your doorstep, that’s a definite plus! Continue readingWant to get your family hiking?