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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. Using our international travel planner, Clifden attractions like Sky Rd can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • An amazing drive around the Sky Road. Be careful of the tight corners and oncoming traffic, but it is so worth the steering wheel clutching drive.  more »
  • Most tours don't travel here due to the roads, but we were lucky that ours did. It was the best view of the Atlantic that I have ever seen. Very windy but so worth the time to look out at the ocean, t...  more »
  • Attention to cover. It blows cold air cool. But life is amazing we have not had the chance to see dolphins. It is said that America was in front. And we could see her. In ' any case the view is exceptional. Small road watch for cars that intersect.
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