South Sligo’s attractions are spread over a wide area, ranging from the glorious Lough Arrow in the east, via megalithic sites, such as Heapstown Cairn and the atmospheric Carrowkeel Cemetery, set in the Bricklieve Mountains, to the equally gorgeous Lough Talt in the west. Above all, however, the area is renowned for its traditional music, especially within the triangle formed by the towns of Ballymote, Gurteen and Tubbercurry.

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