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Tips from locals
The heritage town of Gort can be found in south County Galway, about 37km south of Galway city on the N18. Just outside the town of Gort, is where you’ll find the beautiful Coole Park, formerly the estate of Lady Gregory but now a 1,000 acre nature reserve. Coole Park estate was once the home of…
Great for walks Famillies Home of lady Gregory Nature reserve Turlough Beautiful lake Abundance of wildlife Flora and fauna
Great place for families and children. This place is free to get into and there are miles of trails to walk and a lake. There is also a cafe where you can rest up and get some food. Beautiful place.
Coole Park is famous in the Irish literature and cultural context as well as being a lovely forest walk. Lady Gregory lived here and many famous 20th century writers visited.