Walk suggestions

Omey Island loop

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This walk features:

  • Historical sites

  • Unique machair habitat

  • A guide to the edible sea shore

Duration of walk: Approx. 2½ hours
Level: Easy
Price: 120 euro
Transport provided max. 6 people.

                                                        Cleggan Headland.

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This walk features:

  • Historical sites, ie Megalitic tomb, holy well, watch tower.

  • Coastal features Cliffs, Connemara’s largest sea cave, Stacks and arches.

  • A great variety of sea birds.

Duration of walk: Approx. 2½ hours
Level: Easy

Price: 120 euro
Transport provided max. 6 people

                                                      Killary Harbour.

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This walk features:

  • Ireland’s only fjord ( coastal walk)

  • Desserted famine village.
  • Sea shore foraging.

Duration of walk: Approx. 2 hours
Level: Easy
Price: 120 euro. Transport provided 6 people max.

The Western Way

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This walk features:

  • Blanket bog habitat

  • Historical sites, i. e. famine settlement

Duration of walk: Approx. 2½ hours
Level: Easy
Price: 120 euro. Transport provided.

 

 

   Central Maumturk Mountains loop

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This walk features:

  • Upland blanket bog

  • Connemara’s largest corrie loch
  • Spectacular views of the Twelve Bens and Joyce Country

  • Elevation 650 meters+

Duration of walk: Approx. 5 hours
Level: Medium
Transport provided. Price: 160 euro

 

Inishbofin loop

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This walk features:

  •  Historical sites and geology

  • Rare bird species including the corncrake

  • Cliffs, sea stacks, caves and arches

Duration of walk: Approx. 4 hours
Level: Easy to Medium
Price: 160 euro

Inishbofin is an off-shore island 8 km off the coast. The ferry departs from Cleggan village at 11.30am and returns at 5 pm. Duration 30 minutes.
Price for the ferry (20 euro) is not included.
www.inishbofinislanddiscovery.com

 

The Glencorbet Horseshoe

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This walk features:

  • Connemara’s highest point, Benbaun (725 meters)

  • Spectacular views of Kylemore and Inagh valley

  •  Upland flora including rare alpine plants.

Duration of walk: Approx. 7  hours
Level: Challenging

Transport provided max. 6 people

Price: 180 euro