REPRESENTATIVE

Cillian Murphy

COUNTRY

Ireland

TYPE OF DESTINATION

Seaside

NAME OF THE ORGANIZATION

Loop Head Tourism

DESTINATION


RESIDENT POPULUTION

2,000 – 4,999


NIGHTS SPENT BY TOURISTS (per year)

50,000 – 99,999

DISTANCE FROM THE MAIN URBAN CITY (KM)

100 - 249 km

DISTANCE FROM THE MAIN AIRPORT (KM)

60 – 99 km

MARKET


MOST IMPORTANT TYPE OF TOURISM ACTIVITIES

Cultural tours
Cycling
Walking
Whale watching
Gastronomy

MOST IMPORTANT INTERNATIONAL MARKETS

Germany
Uk
France

ORGANIZATION


TYPE OF ORGANIZATION

Non profit association of tourism businesses


BUDGET FOR TOURISM DEVELOPMENT (Euro per year)

Up to 50,000

MOST IMPORTANT MISSION OF THE ORGANIZATION

Strategic planning
Tourism infrastructure development
New tourism products/services development
Capacity building programs for SMMEu2019s
Information services for tourists/visitors

REPRESENTATIVE


Cillian Murphy

CEO

Cillian Murphy is from Kilkee on the Loop Head Peninsula, County Clare, Ireland. Along with his wife Mary they own the award winning Murphy Blacks Restaurant. He is also a co-founder and current chairperson of Loop Head Tourism, a voluntary community based group who have lead the charge in responsible tourism development at destination level in Ireland. Loves to swim, bike and run. Currently studying for a Masters in Responsible Tourism with Prof Harold Goodwin at Manchester Metropolitan University