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Thursday, Oct 19 at 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Thursday, Nov 9 at 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Cill ChiaráinKilkieran

Cill Chiaráin in Gaelic means St. Ciarán’s Church.
 

Kilkerrin is a small fishing village located in the Connemara Gaeltacht on the west coast of Ireland.  It is located in an area of scenic views of mountains and sea, approx. 9.2km/5.7miles from Carna village, 42.7km/26.6miles from Clifden Town and 78km/48miles Galway City.  Locals are bilingual speaking their native Irish language and English language fluently.  It is an area rich in Irish culture, singing, storytelling, music and dance.
 

Saint Ciarán who later founded the Clonmacnoise monastery  is the local patron saint for Kilkerrin.  His feast day is on the 9th of September and a pilgrimage is made to Tobar Chiaráin, his well, Leaba Chiaráin his bed and Altóir Chiaráin.
 

Activities
Scenic walks, Adventure holidays, horse riding, kayaking, fishing (lake, shore, sea fishing), Féile na mbád –traditional boat races are held in beginning of July. These are just some of the activities that can be enjoyed locally.
 

Amenities
1 grocery shop, 1 pub/bistro(internet /Wi-Fi available), B&B’s, holiday homes to rent, Health Centre, Church,  Post office, a deep water pier, also there is anchorage available for rent located in Kilkerrin village.


Suitability:
•Family Friendly
•Weekend Breaks
•Romantic Getaway
•Adventure Breaks

Cill Chiaráin


Is ceantar bheag iascaireacht é Cill Chiaráin atá suite i nGaeltacht Chonamara ar an gcósta Iarthar go Éireann. Tá sé suite i n-áit le radharcanna álainn de cnoic agus an fharraige, tá sé thart ar 9.2km/5.7míle ó cheantar Charna, 42.7km/26.6míle ó an Chlochain agus 78km/48míle ó chathair na Gaillimhe. Tá na daoine áitiúla dátheangach ag labhairt bhur dteanga dúchais Gaeilge agus ag labhairt an bhéarla líofa ina bhfuil acu.  ls ceantar saibhir é lan le cultúr na hÉireann, amhránaíocht, scéalaíocht, ceol agus damhsa.


Sé Naomh Ciarán an pátrún áitiúil i gCill Chiaráin. Tá Féile lá Ciarán ar an 9ú Mí Mheán Fómhair.    


Gníomhaíochtaí:                                                                         

Radharcanna siúlóidí, Saoire eachtraíochta, Marcaíocht ar chapall, Kayakadóireacht, Iascaireacht(loch, cladach & farraige), Féile na mBáid - Mí Lúil. 


Áiseanna:                                                                                   

Siopa amháin, Beár/bialann amhain(idirlíon/Wi-Fi), L&B, Tithe saoire ar cíos, Ionad sláinte, Séipéal, Oifig an Phoist, Céibh agus tá Pointe Ancaireachta ar cíos anseo freisin.  


Feiliúnach:                                                                                                                                                                     -Teaghlaigh
-Saoire deireadh seachtaine                                                                 
-Saoire rómánsúil                                                                            
-Saoire eachtraíochta