Button 4

Mourne Mountains


The Mourne Mountains

Did You Know?

1. The Mourne Mountains were the inspiration for C.S. Lewis' Kingdom of Narnia.

2. The 22-mile Mourne Wall runs from peak to peak over some of the highest summits in the range, and is testament to the stone-working skills of the hardy locals.

3. Local seafood restaurants are kept well supplied with the specialties of turbot, plaice, langoustine and brill.

4. Ireland's highest surviving passage tomb can be found on the summit of Slieve Gullion.