HowthApprox. Time: 2 hours
Activity Level: Easiest

Howth is an ideal stopping off point for those who love sailing, surfing or water-skiing. Also famous for its seafood restaurants and jazz festival, Howth offers spectacular panoramic views of Dublin Bay from the 170 meter Howth Head. Howth Peninsula is a unique mix of character, beauty, charm, ambience and history right on Dublin's doorstep. The sandy dunes and 2 miles long magnificent Velvet Strand of Portmarnock are located 8 miles north of the city, and close to Malahide, once a small fishing village and now a pretty, designated heritage town.