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Ardglass (from Irish Ard Ghlais, meaning "green height") is a coastal fishing village, townland (of 321 acres) and civil parish in County Down, Northern Ireland, in the historic barony of Lecale Lower. It is still a relatively important fishing harbour. It is situated on the B1 Ardglass to Downpatrick road, about 6 miles (11 kilometres) to the south east of Downpatrick, in the Lecale peninsula on the Irish Sea. It had a population of 1,668 people in the 2001 Census, and is located within the Down District Council area. The village is a commuter centre for workers in Downpatrick and Belfast, a seaside resort and a local service centre providing housing and a variety of shops and services largely concentrated in Castle Place, Quay Street, Kildare Street and Bath Street. A Conservation area was designated in Ardglass in 1996, focused on its early 19th century street pattern. The village has eight archaeological sites within the area and another two nearby. There are a number of listed properties located on Castle Place, Kildare Street and The Crescent. St Nicholas's Church, King's Castle, Ardglass Castle, Isabella Tower, the disused railway station, the North Pier and the inner Dock are also listed.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Ardglass in United Kingdom. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Ardglass like a local. The nearest major city to Ardglass is Llandudno. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Llandudno for its bountiful attractions like The Great Orme, Llandudno Pier, Great Orme Tramway on your trip to Ardglass. Also, to reach Ardglass, you'll have to take a flight to Llandudno; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Ardglass*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ardglass

    Know the pollution level of Ardglass before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Living in Ardglass - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 89.98 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 31.03 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Ardglass

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ardglass

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.44 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 67.2 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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