Youghal is a medieval town located in East Cork. It has various beaches, history culture, and activities.



One of the main tourist attractions in Youghal is split into three strands; the Front Strand, Claycastle and Redbarn Strand. They are all sandy and safe beaches suitable for families, picnics and walks. Car Parking is available in all three locations. So come, sit and relax.


Youghal Heritage.

Youghal has over 800 years of heritage contained within the town walls. From the iconic Clock Gate, St Mary’s Cathedral, Town Walls, the historic home of Sir Walter Raleigh and much much more, even the novice historian will find something interesting in Youghal. The Walking Trail shows you what you can see.



Walking, Kayaking, Angling, Golf, Pitch n Putt, Greyhound Racing, Arcade, Bowling, restaurants, history, night life, no matter what you are looking for Youghal has it.  Take a look at our sponsors list to find the right activity for you. The Visitor Centre will be able to help you find the right activity.

Want your activity listed here, start the process to become a sponsor using the Sponsorship Form.