Welcome to Belturbet!

Belturbet, Co. Cavan  is a warm, friendly town with a big welcome waiting for you. Nestled along the banks of the River Erne. The town can be easily explored on foot by following the heritage trail or wandering the nooks and crannies to discover Belturbet for yourself. Belturbet is a historic town which boasts many heritage sites and is steeped in over 400 years of history.

Fishing in Belturbet, Cavan

Renowned for its angling, Belturbet is surrounded by the Erne river and numerous lakes and is considered to be one of Ireland’s best fishing destinations, making it a popular choice for fishermen. Each July and September one of Ireland’s oldest angling festivals is held on the river Erne. Whether you just want to dangle your legs off the marina or stand waist high fly-fishing in the river, you will be surrounded by breathtaking landscape.

A lively town, Belturbet hosts the Festival of the Erne every year, which includes the Annual Lady of the Erne competition along with one of Ireland’s largest Fancy Dress Parades. A must see, the festival runs from the end of July through to the August Bank holiday weekend (ROI).

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