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Connemara Day Trip From Dublin

Connemara Day Trip From Dublin
Departs From: County Dublin,
Ireland

Local Information: Co. Dublin

About Connemara Day Trip From Dublin

  • Connemara Day Trip From Dublin

Tour Code: 5299CONNEMARA

Duration: 12 hours

The Connemara day tour takes you to the wild west of Ireland. Experience its lakes, mountains and bogs where the traditions of yesteryear are still very much a part of daily life. This scenic country tour includes a photo stop at the romantic Kylemore Abbey, a 90 minutes boat cruise on the Killary fjord in summer, or traditional sheepdog trials and turf cutting in winter, and a visit to the bohemian Galway City.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Molly Malone Statue, In Front of the Saint Andrew's Church Tourist Office Suffolk Street, Dublin Ireland

We will meet in front of the Molly Malone Statue located on Suffolk Street. We will begin our exciting journey by crossing the west coast of Ireland toward Connemara. We will take an exceptionally scenic route towards Oughterard, which is considered to be the gateway into Connemara! While passing through charming little towns along the way, you will have the luxury of encountering views that are truly unmatched anywhere else across the land! Any signs or boundaries do not mark Connemara National Park; you will realize you have arrived from the breathtaking surroundings.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Killary Fjord, Leenane Ireland

SUMMER SCHEDULE ONLY- During the high season ( April - October ) this tour includes a 1.5hr boat cruise around Killary harbour. Ireland has only one fjord and we are heading straight for it – the Killary Fjord. Marvel at the thriving mussel beds and look out towards Mweelrea, the highest mountain range on the west coast of Ireland. Please note that during the high season (April - October) this tour offers a 1.5-hour boat cruise around Killary Harbor.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Killary Sheep Farm, Bunowen, Leenane Ireland

WINTER SCHEDULE ONLY- During the low season ( November - March ) the boat cruise does not run but instead we will visit the Killary Sheep Farm. You will be given a skilled sheepdog demonstration and told about how the people and the livestock cope with the barren land and the harsh weather. You will also be given a demonstration on Turf cutting. Maybe turn a sod yourself!


Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, Connemara On the N59 between Clifden and Westport, Kylemore Ireland

Our next stop is to Kylemore Abbey, said to be one of the most romantic castles in Ireland. Here you can get some photos of this amazing setting and relax for some lunch ( not included ).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Galway's Latin Quarter, 21 High Street, Galway Ireland

On your return to Dublin we will stop at one of Ireland’s best loved cities. Galway is young and bohemian attracting the weird and the wonderful from the four corners of Ireland and beyond. The streets are bustling with street performers and musicians which will keep you entertained during your time there.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Extreme Ireland, Dublin Ireland

We will arrive back in Dublin after an exciting and unforgettable journey discovering the savage beauty that is Connemara.

Duration: 5 minutes

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