Ballybunion North Blue flag Beach 2016
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Ballybunion North Beach is an extensive sandy beach located near the town of Ballybunion in County Kerry. It is surrounded by a rocky headland and dunes which run all the way to the town.
Ballybunion North Beach is located within walking distance of the town of Ballybunion in County Kerry. It is also known as Ladies Beach due to the fact that women and children used to bathe on a separate beach from the men. It has an extensive rock formation and some shallow caves to explore at low tide.
From the north beach there is path which leads round to a beautiful beach that is overlooked by an old convent. This beach is known as Nun’s Beach and is approximately a 20 minute walk from Ballybunion North Beach.
The beach has received the International Blue Flag award for 2016.