Carrick On Shannon
Discover Your Waterway
See and Do
Located at the heart of Ireland's Ancient East just 79km from Dublin, the busy market town of Mullingar in County Westmeath is the ideal location to base yourself for a day or weekend exploring the Royal Canal Greenway. Boasting excellent facilities, award-winning hotels, guest-houses and activities to suit every age, you will be spoilt for choice during your visit. The Royal Canal Greenway can be explored in either direction from Mullingar. Pick up a bike at the Activity Zone at Mullingar Harbour.
Bike hire and accessories for all the family.
The distinctive twin towers of the Cathedral of Christ the King dominate the Mullingar skyline.
An idyllic lakeside mansion, a wicked earl and a monument to family dysfunction.
One of the world’s oldest licenced distilleries, Kilbeggan was a powerhouse of whiskey production.