Press the Green Button to follow in the footsteps of St Patrick

Manchester Irish Festival 2022

Press the Green Button on www.ireland.com to follow in the footsteps of one of the world's most beloved saints. Visit soaring Cathedrals, crumbling Monastic Ruins and magnificent landscapes, all united by one incredible story. Trace the tale of St Patrick and his intriguing journey from slave to saint, with a trip that explores his legacy across the island.

Here is a Three Day Road Trip

Day 1
Commemorate the humble foundations of St Patrick's first church in Northern Ireland, the towering cathedrals named in his honour and the memorial that marks his final resting place.

Day 2
It's time for serene landscapes and tranquil lakes as you cross through County Antrim to the glassy waters of Lough Derg, all imprinted with St Patrick's legacy and legend.

Day 3
As St Patrick began to fulfil his mission of bringing Christianity to the masses, our trail takes us around the island, with a pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick, the Rock of Cashel and the Hill of Slane.