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Shannon Region

The Shannon region offers a host of activities for all the family. From world famous golf courses, hiking, walking tours, climbing caving and horse riding to sea sports inc angling, diving and sailing.

Entertainment in the region varies from medieval banquets, Irish music nights, greyhound racing, rugby, theatre and concerts.
Located just 20 minutes from Limerick city, Shannon Airport is located in the centre of the Shannon region, the gateway to the west of Ireland. A region that boasts spectacular scenery, incorporating the Cliffs of Moher, miles of rugged Atlantic seascapes, the Burren, miles of beaches and ancient castles, but also one of the cities oldest riverside cities.

Shannon airport is the ideal stopover for both the Leisure and business traveller. Offering full US Preclearance facilities to passengers travelling to the USA and located within an hours drive from Galway and Cork and only 2 hours from Dublin, Shannon airport offers the ideal choice.

For any business looking to arrange an event in Ireland, the Shannon region is the ideal location. Organisers can choose from an array of conference and sporting venues while having the back-up from the Shannon Region Conference & Sports Bureau, our own official planning resource for Ireland’s Midwest region.