Wild Atlantic Way, Galway

Scenic Drive · Tourist Spot
Stretching for 2,500 km (1,553 mi), Wild Atlantic Way passes through dozens of towns, attractions, and spots worth including on your itinerary. The route traverses the west coast of Ireland, with part stretching along the north and south coasts as well--nine counties and three provinces encompassed by this tourist trail include everything from County Donegal in Ulster to County Cork in Munster. Along the way, you'll be able to stop at nearly 170 points of interest to learn more about Irish history, culture, art, and modern way of life. Plan to visit Wild Atlantic Way and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Galway attractions using our Galway travel route planning website.
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  • absolutly amazing experience i highly reccomend to everybody it is a must do to drive the wild atlantic way  more »
  • We enjoyed an amazing sunny day in the Aran islands and the Cliffs of Moher! Thanks to Gerry for his passion and willingness to show us the best spots. Looking forward to repeat.  more »
  • This route is VERY long but every bit of it is worth seeing, so if you can only do a short section, and that would be most people, go for it.  more »

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