The Wild Atlantic Way is an exciting journey along the Atlantic coast of Ireland from the Inishowen Peninsula in County Donegal to Kinsale in County Cork – we cover just some of it taking in seven counties in total.
The Wild Atlantic Way is an exciting journey along the Atlantic coast of Ireland from the Inishowen Peninsula in County Donegal to Kinsale in County Cork we cover just some of it taking in seven counties in total. The route itself comprises a central spine that navigates travellers along Irelands Atlantic coast showcasing the diverse landscapes and the rugged coastline and provides us with the best experience that both the West of Ireland landscape and people have to offer.
Where possible this tour has been designed to take in much of the Atlantic coast as possible many areas will have uneven surfaces.
Belfast direct to the outskirts of Tralee.
Hotel: Earl of Desmond Hotel, Tralee *** (2 nights D, B&B)
Out first experience of the Wild Atlantic Way is on the Dingle Peninsula out as far as Slea Head, with views out to the Blasket Islands.B, D
This morning we travel along the Kerry coast through Ballybunion and cross the Shannon into Co. Clare, stopping in Kilrush for lunch. We continue along the coast to the Cliffs of Moher, before arriving at our overnight hotel.
Hotel: Hydro or Imperial Hotel, Lisdoonvarna *** (1 night D, B&B)
The awesome R477 coastal road is our starter today, passing Black Head to Salthill on Galway Bay. We continue through Connemara following the coastal route via Spiddal to Clifden and finally arriving in Westport.
Hotel: Mill Trees Hotel, Westport *** (1 night D, B&B)
Today we travel through the breathtaking landscapes and fascinating countryside of Co. Mayo, passing Ballycroy National Park, through the Ceide Fields, to Enniscrone. Following the coast we arrive in Strandhill before overnighting in Sligo.
Hotel: Great Southern Hotel, Sligo *** (1 night D, B&B)
It’s a short trip to view Rosses Point before we make a brief visit to Yeats grave at Drumcliffe Church. Our next stop is the small peninsula of Mullaghmore Head, where you can view Classiebawn Castle and Donegal Bay. Following the Wild Atlantic Way north we enter Co. Donegal and take a rest in Donegal Town, before finishing the day in Ardara.
Hotel: Nesbitt Arms Hotel, Ardara *** (2 nights D, B&B)
This morning we visit Glencolumbkille, bounded by the mountains of Slieve League, Leahan and Tooey, and of course the restless Atlantic Ocean, before taking on Ireland’s highest sea cliffs at Slieve League. We round off the day with a stop in Killybegs.B, D
We return to Belfast today travelling through the Blue Stack Mountains to Ballybofey and then Letterkenny. We are expected home at 5pm.B
B=Breakfast Included , D=Dinner Included
Dingle Peninsula West Kerry coast Cliffs of Moher R477 Connemara
Enniscrone Mullaghmore Head Slieve League
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