Atlantic Drive on Achill Island, Westport

4.9
Considered one of the most scenic drives along the coastline, Atlantic Drive on Achill Island provides stunning vistas of remote Irish regions. Achill Island and the Currane Peninsula are beloved for their rugged, natural beauty. Begin your 19 km (12 mi) journey, via car or bike, at Achill Sound and travel along the Atlantic Ocean. You'll see several archeological sites and the islands of Clare and Achill Beg along this stretch of road. As you continue, you'll pass charming villages and enjoy sweeping views of the landscape. If you plan on cycling, keep in mind that he route has very challenging hills. See Atlantic Drive on Achill Island and all Westport has to offer by arranging your trip with our Westport trip planner .
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  • I can only confirm the recessions. Especially the small paths that bring you to some hidden sights and views are always a surprise good. This is also the case on Achill Island, where various bays and beaches are waiting to be visited. But also the already described abandoned village allows an e-mail into the history.
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  • Did a tour of Achill Island during a stay at the Castlecourt in Westport. We picked a fine dry autumn day and the views were amazing. We have visited before but normally in the summer time, the autumn...  more »
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