We return to Westport, in Co Mayo, to enjoy the spectacular scenery that the west of Ireland has to offer.
We return to Westport, in Co Mayo, to enjoy the spectacular scenery that the west of Ireland has to offer. Westport, which sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, the Pilgrims Mountain, and within a short drive of rugged Achill Island to the west, the archaeological beauty of the Céide Fields in the north, and the National Museum of Country Life and Hennigans Heritage Centre to the east.
The Clew Bay Hotel offers all the facilities you would expect from a good, family-run three-star hotel along with a programme of evening entertainment. The en-suite bedrooms are individually decorated and styled, and are uniquely different in size and shape. All the rooms have a hairdryer, satellite TV, tea/coffee making facilities and there is free WiFi in public areas. There is also complimentary access to the Westport Leisure Park situated next door.
Europa Buscentre to Westport via Sligo.
Hotel - Clew Bay Hotel *** (4 nights D, B&B)
This morning we travel around Clew Bay and across the Corraun Peninsula and Achill Sound to reach tranquil Achill Island. Following the Atlantic Drive we capture wonderful
views of steeply-sloped mountains plunging into the shimmering Atlantic Ocean. We spend the afternoon back in Westport.
Further afield today as we visit the award-winning Céide Fields located beside some of the most spectacular cliffs and rock formations in Ireland. Try the viewing platform positioned on the edge of the 110m high cliff! We spend some time in Ballina before returning to Westport.B, D
After breakfast we visit the award-winning National Museum of Country Life where you will discover the story of Irish country life between 1850 and 1950. This is followed with a visit to Hennigan’s Heritage Centre where we have a tour around this traditional rural cottage and enjoy tea with freshly baked scones.B, D
We return to Belfast via Enniskillen.B
B=Breakfast Included , D=Dinner Included
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Services of driver/courier
Admission to Céide Fields, National Museum of Country Life and Hennigans Heritage Centre
Visit to Achill Island
Single Room Supplement £75