A historical market town with an abundance of shops, restaurants, bars and local businesses.

There are lots of different attractions about Skibbereen, whether it is shops, restaurants or cultural activities that you are looking for, “Skibb” has it all. There are a huge variety of shops from clothing to craft and the coffee shops and restaurants are renowned around the area. The Saturday market is a great place to browse and buy local products and crafts. The Arts Centre is a special place to visit and the Heritage Centre gives a visual history of the famine which significantly affected the town and surrounding hinterland.