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Shanagarry (Irish: An Seangharraí, meaning "the old garden") is a village in east County Cork in Ireland. The village is located on Ireland's south coast, approximately 35 kilometres east of Cork, and is known for the Ballymaloe Cookery School, in the home and gardens of celebrity chef Darina Allen. Also resident here is Darina's daughter-in-law Rachel Allen, another well known chef. The castle given to William Penn before he settled in Pennsylvania and started his Holy Experiment is also situated here approximately 2 miles from the house in which he was born. Also to be found in Shanagarry is the historic Old Road, an ancient Irish causeway and home to the original residents of the village. This is also the home village of the Russell Rovers hurling and football teams. The teams are made up of people from Shanagarry, Ballycotton and Churchtown South.


Explore popular vacation packages for Shanagarry, Ireland and kick-start your vacation planning for free. The nearest major city to Shanagarry is Waterford. Add Waterford to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like House Of Waterford Crystal, Waterford Treasures - Three Museums In The Viking Triangle, Bishops Palace Cafe. A vacation to Shanagarry can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Shanagarry*

  • Pollution Statistics in Shanagarry

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

    • Air Pollution 8.65 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 23.86 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 21.59 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 36.36 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.77 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 28.41 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 7.29 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 38.64 (Low)
  • Shanagarry: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Shanagarry for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Shanagarry.

    • Burglary and Theft 27.11 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 23.24 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25.35 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25.36 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 20.42 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 27.17 (Low)
    • Attacks 26.43 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.77 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.73 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63.21 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.97 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 14.08 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.14 (Low)
  • Living in Shanagarry - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Shanagarry is 189.15 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 70.66 (High)
    • Climate Index 89.78 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 19.13 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.35 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.85 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 55.16 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.26 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 106.78 (High)
    • 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 Shanagarry

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.38 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 82.34 USD

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

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