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Wild Atlantic Way 7 Days - Westport Woods Hotel

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Board Basis: Mixed Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TALF883M

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

The Wild Atlantic Way on the West Coast of Ireland is a treasure trove of stunning views, enchanting villages and ancient monuments. From rugged coastlines to fairy tail towns, the Wild Atlantic Way has so much to discover! We will explore the Connemara National Park and visit Galway and Dublin during this Irish adventure as well as have free time in the resort of Westport.

PRICE FROM ? £719 per person
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Itinerary
Day 1 - Outward Travel - Overnight in North Wales
We depart and make our way to North Wales where we stay overnight. /n

Day 2 - Outward Travel - Holyhead-Dublin with breakfast on board then to Westport
This morning we make our way to the Emerald Isle, sailing from Holyhead to Dublin with breakfast on board. We then make our way across Ireland to reach Westport. /n

Day 3 - Full Day Killary Fjord Cruise, Connemara National Park & Kylemore Abbey
Be amazed by the awe-inspiring beauty of the Connemara landscapes as we enjoy an informative cruise encompassing the natural and social history of Killary Fjord. The cruise will take us to the mouth of the fjord, the gateway to the vast expanse of Atlantic Ocean and offers unrivalled views of the Wild Atlantic Way coastline. We also venture into Connemara National Park itself and call at beautiful Kylemore Abbey. Nestled into the densely wooded hills, overlooking Pollacapall Lough, Kylemore Abbey is a haven of history, beauty and serenity. /n

Day 4 - Full Day Galway & Connemara Crystal
The brightly coloured buildings of Galway City never fail to impress. The ‘city of tribes’ is rich in medieval history and Galway has a thriving city centre with wonderful cobbled streets and plenty of traditional, welcoming pubs to enjoy. Later in the day we call at Connemara Crystal, one of the few remaining crystal factories in Ireland, where we can see the skilled craftsmen at work creating the traditional Claddagh, Shamrock and Celtic Knot designs that are known the world over./n

Day 5 - Full Day Achill Island, Slievemore Village & Westport
Achill Island is a jewel in the crown of Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. Famous for its towering sea cliffs and sandy beaches, the landscapes here are raw and spectacular. We’ll discover the ruined castle of a pirate queen and visit deserted Slievemore Village, where 80-100 stone cottages once stood. With interesting tales to tell, this is a tranquil and remote spot and the perfect place for quiet reflection as you wander amongst the ruins. Later in the day we’ll return to Westport where there will be some free time to explore at leisure. /n

Day 6 - Return Travel - Dublin to Holyhead and Overnight in North Wales
We leave the Emerald Isle behind and sail from Dublin to Holyhead and continue on to our overnight stay in North Wales. /n

Day 7 - Return Travel


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Beaufort Park Hotel
The 4 star Westport Woods Hotel and Spa is set in seven acres of beautiful tranquil woodland and is just steps from Clew Bay. All guestrooms are en-suite and include LCD TVs, free WiFi and tea & coffee making facilities. The hotel also features an indoor pool and steam room.

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