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Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way Drive & Hike

From £1,095.00
8 Days & 7 Nights

Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way Drive & Hike

  • Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, one of the world’s most epic road journeys
  • The best local walks combined with the freedom of the open road
  • Rugged cliffs, crashing waves, and pristine beaches of the unspoilt west coast
  • The Cliffs of Moher, bustling Galway city and the rolling hills of Connemara
  • Visit ring forts, ruins and castles for a glimpse into Irish life of centuries past
The Wild Atlantic Way is one of Ireland's top experiences and there's no better way of discovering this wildly beautiful country than by doing so at your own pace. This epic road trip conveniently starts and finishes in the Irish capital and world-class city of Dublin. After ticking off its many highlights it's time to head to Donegal where your adventure along Ireland's Wild Atlantic Coast truly kicks off. Visually every part of this long, rugged coastline is worth stopping to capture, so we've created the perfect 8-day itinerary. Combine Ireland's most iconic views with easy-going local walks and suggested side visits. Ireland's vibrant culture and old-fashioned hospitality make this an unforgettable trip!


Day 1 Arrival in Dublin Day 2 Drive through The Midlands to Donegal Day 3 Ireland's Surf Coast to Westport Day 4 The Heart of Connemara and the Sky Road Day 5 Free Day in Galway city Day 6 The Burren & The Cliffs of Moher Day 7 Drive to Dublin via Rock of Cashel or Glendalough Day 8 Onward Travel

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