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According to a new survey, tourists rated areas of Ireland as more beautiful than well-known European destinations, such as the Eiffel Tower, Colosseum and Sistine Chapel.

The Your Golf Travel study asked holidaymakers to rate images of different golf courses in Ireland against many famous tourist attractions, to see which are the most Instagrammable and beautiful.

According to the results, some of the golf courses in Ireland have been voted among the most beautiful landscapes in Europe.

The Old Head Golf Links in Kinsale was voted more beautiful than the Eiffel Tower and the Colosseum, while the Tralee Club in Barrow West was rated more beautiful than Venice and the Sistine Chapel.

Donald Trump’s County Clare golf course in Ireland is also considered one of the most beautiful places in Europe.

According to the Your Golf Travel website, Ireland is home to many stunning golf courses, “featuring some of the most breathtaking scenery imaginable – think rugged cliffs, dramatic coastline, sea seas and wide open spaces”.

These parts of Ireland have been voted more beautiful than well-known European tourist destinations. Do you agree?

Old Head Golf Links, Kinsale, County Cork

The area below was voted more beautiful than the Eiffel Tower and the Colosseum.

Credit: Your Golf Trip

Tralee Club, Barrow West, County Kerry

The area below has been voted more beautiful than Venice and the Sistine Chapel.

Credit: Your Golf Trip

Credit: Your Golf Trip

Trump Doonbeg, County Clare

The area below was voted more beautiful than the Leaning Tower of Pisa.

Credit: Your Golf Trip

Credit: Your Golf Trip

The survey data was collected by Your Golf Travel via The Leadership Factor from 1000 UK respondents.

The full findings of the report are available on the Your Golf Travel website here.