The Dingle Peninsula is a national treasure – one of the most desirable places to live and visit, not only in Ireland but in the world – a place famously described by National Geographic as “one of the most beautiful places in the world”.
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Dingle inspires, it connects, it “catches the heart off guard”, and it stays with you. Dingle simply delights and it is no wonder Dingle is now one of Ireland’s most socially and economically vibrant areas with an unrivalled lifestyle offering. Exceptional is everyday here!
People become captivated by the lure of Dingle, with something on offer for everyone – a rugged and captivating coastline, caribbean-blue stretches of ocean, miles of golden sandy beaches, magical coastal islands, some of the best walking and hiking trails in Ireland, sporting activity hubs, a thriving Irish language community, a rich musical tradition, a great sporting heritage, an iconic foodie scene (voted No. 1 Foodie Town in Ireland!), bustling pubs…the list goes on and on.
Dingle is also home to numerous festivals and events spread throughout the year. The big annual events such as the award winning community arts festival Féile na Bealtaine, The Dingle Races, The Dingle Marathon, The Dingle Food & Wine Festival, The Animation Dingle Festival and ‘Other Voices’ Music Festival have all become favourite annual pilgrimages for many.
Dingle clearly offers a quality of life which is second to none allowing you to strike that much sought after perfect work-life balance. Surely it is not a coincidence that Dingle has the highest amount of entrepreneurs per head of population of any town or city in Ireland? Dingle fosters that entrepreneurial and creative culture, all ably supported by the award winning ‘Dingle Creativity and Innovation Hub’.