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Ireland's Hot 100 33 amazing summer adventures in Ireland - from learning to surf to walking with alpacas

Whether you're a landlubber or a water baby - we've got an activity to suit - from socially distant surfing and yoga walking tours, to sheepdog demos and canoe trails!

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Surf's up at Rossnowlagh

Surf's up at Rossnowlagh

Land and sea: Streedagh Strand in Sligo

Land and sea: Streedagh Strand in Sligo

Kayaking at dusk on the Wild Atlantic Way

Kayaking at dusk on the Wild Atlantic Way

Toberton Lodge Riding School, Co Kildare. Picture: Brian Lawless / SPORTSFILE

Toberton Lodge Riding School, Co Kildare. Picture: Brian Lawless / SPORTSFILE

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Cillian Grey, Scuba Dive West

Solas Na Mara

Solas Na Mara

Have an adventure on O'Rourke's Table...

Have an adventure on O'Rourke's Table...

Canoe on the River Bonet...

Canoe on the River Bonet...

Yoga in the hills...

Yoga in the hills...

Cycling in Portumna, Galway

Cycling in Portumna, Galway

Fish and chips in Dungarvan

Fish and chips in Dungarvan

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Surf's up at Rossnowlagh

With travel restrictions lifting on Monday, we bring you the ultimate guide to the best things to do, see, and eat around the country. have your staycation bucket (and spade) list...

1. Surf’s up!

Surf schools experienced an unexpected wipe-out when Covid-19 barrelled across the country, but many are now starting to re-open. Try the Sligo Surf Experience in Strandhill, or, in nearby in Donegal, Fin McCool Surf School is located only footsteps from Rossnowlagh Beach. All levels of surfer are catered for, from first-timers to the more experienced surfer. from €35/25; sligosurfexperience.com; finmccoolsurfschool.com — KD & PÓC

While you’re at it: Lahinch is a well-known surf spot, but did you know there’s a surf school based on the fab Fanore beach, too? surfschool.ie