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The Lost Valley , Silver Strand
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The Lost Valley offers a unique window into the cultural heritage of the west of Ireland. Suitable for all ages, pre-booked guided walking to
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Croagh Patrick , County Mayo
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Hike along the sacred paths of Croagh Patrick, the site of pagan and Christian pilgrimages. Nicknamed "the Reek" by locals, the mountain brea
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Killary Sheep Farm , Leenane
4.8
Get to know some of the rural traditions of Ireland at Killary Sheep Farm, a site with about 200 ewe and lambs. The owner, known for being fr
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Farm
Joyce Country Sheepdogs , Shanafaraghaun
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Witness a piece of traditional culture when you visit Joyce Country Sheepdogs, a family-run and working hill sheep farm. Watch border collies
Water Body
Killary Fjord , Leenane
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Our shellfish trailer is located at Avoca Hand weavers just outside Letterfrack on the\N59 . We are open from noon onwards until the end of S
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Louisburgh

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Wildlife Areas · Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing · Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Louisburgh is a small town on the southwest corner of Clew Bay in County Mayo, Ireland. It is home to Sancta Maria College and the Gráinne O'Malley Interpretive Centre.TransportRoad accessLouisburgh is located on the R335 regional road. It can be approached from Westport (13 miles) or from Leenane (19 miles). Both approaches are stunning as the former passes along the beautiful Clew Bay on one side and Croagh Patrick on the other while the latter passes through lake and mountain scenery past Doo Lough and Delphi Lodge.Public transportBus servicesBus Éireann local route 450 Louisburgh-Lecanvey-Westport provides two to three journeys in each direction daily except Sundays. On Thursdays the route extends west to Killadoon.Rail accessThe nearest rail services may be accessed at Westport railway station approximately 24 km distant. There are several trains a day from Westport to Dublin Heuston via Athlone. Arrange all the small, but important details of your Louisburgh trip itinerary using our Ireland trip itinerary planner.

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