Follow in the footsteps of Saint Patrick on the best of Northern Ireland’s pilgrimage walking trail.
Saint Patrick is one of the world’s most beloved saints and Ireland’s most famous. Born in Roman Britain he came to Ireland as a slave, before escaping to France and England. He returned to Ireland as a missionary and left his legacy behind here, converting local hill folk in the Mourne Mountains and beyond.
Enjoy the variety of landscapes; rolling farmland that sweeps down to the sea, the dramatic Mourne Mountains, breath-taking flora and fauna, golden gorse, ancient stone walls and views over Carlingford Lough. With a warm welcome from the locals and atmospheric pubs you are sure to enjoy this pilgrimage celebrating Saint Patrick’s life and legacy.