Sky Rd, Clifden

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Drive or bike along , a famously scenic Clifden route. On the 11 km (6.8 mi) circular road, take in the area's natural beauty. For close-up views of the rugged landscape, travel the lower road. If you'd prefer sweeping panoramas of the region, set out on the upper road. Keep in mind that the car ride can be dangerous at night. Bikers should note that the route features many hills. Plan to visit Sky Rd during your Clifden vacation using our convenient Clifden trip itinerary maker site.
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  • We drove from Connemara on to Clifden & did the Sky Road trip which is literally all along the coast with amazing views all the way including the Clifden Castle . The road is quite narrow & twisty in....  more
    We drove from Connemara on to Clifden & did the Sky Road trip which is literally all along the coast with amazing views all the way including the Clifden Castle . The road is quite narrow & twisty in....  more »
  • Beautiful scenery along the whole length of the road. Places to pull off the road and take beautiful photos of the islands. Well worth a visit. 
    Beautiful scenery along the whole length of the road. Places to pull off the road and take beautiful photos of the islands. Well worth a visit.  more »

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