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The Best Things to Do in Ireland's West Coast

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Things to do in Ireland's West Coast

Cliffs of Moher , Liscannor
Leaning out over the ocean, Cliffs of Moher represent the rugged side of coastal Ireland. The imposing cliffs rise more than 200 m (700 ft) a
National Park
Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre encompasses diverse landscapes that include vast grasslands, dense woodlands, high mountain peaks, a
Tours from $40
Water Body
Galway Bay , Galway
Walk along the beaches of Galway Bay, one of the area's most picturesque spots just southwest of the city. You may recognize the name from a
Tours from $51
Duration: 12 hours
The Blarney Castle tour features a guided coach tour of the Irish countryside, a visit to the world famous Blarney castle with its Blarney Stone.  You will also visit the medieval Cahir Castle as well as an introduction to a historically significant monastic site called the Rock of Cashel once the home of the King of Munster before it was given to the church.
Book on Viator from $75
National Park
Discover Ireland's true colors at Killarney National Park, prized by nature lovers for its lakes, mountain peaks, and oak and yew woodlands.
Tours from $11
Aillwee Cave , Ballyvaughan
Navigate the prehistoric passages of Aillwee Cave, which features an underground river, waterfall, stalactites, and stalagmites. The cave was
Tours from $51

Ireland's West Coast

Wild Atlantic Way weaves and winds along the entire west coast of Ireland, showcasing breathtaking scenery of dramatic cliffs, beaches, and charming coastal towns. The world's longest coastal touring route offers countless attractions, including the popular Cliffs of Moher, the World Heritage-listed Skellig Michael monastery, and the gourmet capital of Ireland Kinsale. With its many shops, cafes, restaurants, and hotels to suit all budgets, Clifden makes a great stop-off point. Have your camera ready at all times if you want to capture the spectacular sunsets and natural marvels Wild Atlantic Way holiday is made of. When using our Ireland road trip app, you're building your holiday based on your own interests, visitor reviews, and the informed opinions of our well-traveled writers.

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Places to visit in Ireland's West Coast

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