• Mountains of Connemara
    26 2013 July

    Welcome to Connemara

    Welcome to Connemara, a place of contrasts, colours, wilderness and warm welcomes on the west coast of Ireland. From the bogs and lakes of the Gaelic speaking South Connemara, to the mountain vistas of North and West Connemara, the diversity of the landscape and the...

  • Glassilaun Beach, Connemara
    18 2013 June

    A Guide to Beaches

    Some of Ireland’s most beautiful beaches are located around the rugged coastline of Connemara, with many and varied options for exploring, beachcombing, swimming, walking and more. In this part of the world, you will never find yourself too far away from the great Atlantic Ocean...

  • Walking in Connemara
    25 2013 March

    Great Connemara Walks

    Archaeologist, author, broadcaster and adventurer Michael Gibbons is delighted to bring you these selection of fantastic heritage walks. The Walks 2 and half mile wide, by 5 miles long, discover the magnificent and magical island of Inishbofin. Ascend the heights of the majestic Diamond Hill...

  • Derryclare Lake by Robert Riddell
    14 2013 February

    Inagh Valley and Kylemore Tour

    No visit to Connemara is complete until you have traveled through the truly majestic Inagh Valley. Traveling past Ballynahinch Lough to your right, you will see the ruins of the ‘castle on the lake’ which once served as a prison to those who had ill-treated...

  • The Bog Road, Connemara
    02 2012 July

    The Bog Road

    The tranquil scenery of the Bog Road with the backdrop of the Twelve Bens is a true spectacle. Driving or cycling, take the R341 towards Ballyconneely, turn left at Ballinaboy before the bridge and you will discover the famous Roundstone Bog conservation area. Upland Blanket...

  • Diamond Hill at Connemara National Park
    05 2012 June

    Connemara National Park

    The Connemara horizon is dominated by more than fifty magnificent mountains in four tightly packed ranges, the Twelve Bens, Maum Turks, Partry and Sheffrey. Diamond Hill in the Connemara National Park, with its wood and cut stone path, offers a very safe way to go...

About Connemara

Mountains of Connemara

Welcome to Connemara

July 26, 2013 | 3 Comments

Welcome to Connemara, a place of contrasts, colours, wilderness and warm welcomes on the west coast of Ireland. From the bogs and lakes of the Gaelic speaking South Connemara, to the mountain vistas of North...

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Alcock and Brown

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Connemara Marble

Connemara Marble

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Marconi Station, Connemara

The Marconi Station

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Connemara Hill Lamb

Connemara Hill Lamb

January 31, 2013 | 2 Comments

Things to Do in Connemara

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Delphi Adventure Resort & Spa

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Delphi Adventure Resort is set in the breathtaking Delphi Valley and boosts over 30 activities for people of all ages. Try kayaking on the Blue Way or surf the waves of the Atlantic. Learn to...

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Station House Leisure Centre

June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Clifden Station House Leisure Centre’s Holiday Memberships let you enjoy all the pleasures of our award-winning Leisure Centre while on holiday in Connemara. 18 Metre Pool Paddling Pool Swedish Steam Room Sauna Jacuzzi 3 Day...

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Bike Electric at All Things Connemara

March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Electric and Hybrid Bike Hire and Tours Roam the highways and byways of Connemara at your leisure. Make molehills out of those mountains, cruise gently along the bog road, and strike out those quite, secluded...

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Glengowla Mines, Oughterard

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Glengowla Mines offer a fun day out for all the family! Buried beneath the Connemara Mountain lies a way of life long abandoned and almost forgotten just waiting for you to explore! Let the team...

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Roundstone Walk – Ervallagh

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Paved road / side road, 7 km, 1.5 to 2 hours Leave Roundstone on the Ballyconneely Road, with Errisbeg rising above on the right. Away to the left we glimpse the end of Inishnee reaching...

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Ballynahinch Walk

August 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Venture to the majestic Ballynahinch Estate this summer season and explore the enchanting woodlands. Whether it is sunny or teeming with rain, Ballynahinch is a wondrous destination for locals and returning visitors. With over 6km...

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Places to Stay

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Letterfrack Lodge

July 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Luxury Budget Accommodation – Call +353 (0)95 41222 Letterfrack Lodge is located 1 minute from the Connemara National Park, 2 minutes from Kylemore Abbey and a few minutes from 5 beautiful beaches. Built to guest...

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Dolphin Beach House

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Zetland Country House Hotel

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Delphi Adventure Resort & Spa

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Shopping in Connemara

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Standun

July 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

A famous tourist destination for over 65 years, Standún in Spiddal, County Galway is a store steeped in tradition known for its huge selection of Aran sweaters and well known Irish fashion labels. The Standún...

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Wisteria

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All Things Connemara

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Bike Electric at All Things Connemara

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The Estate Shop at Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

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Walking in Connemara

Roundstone bay from Errisbeg

Roundstone Walk – Ervallagh

August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Paved road / side road, 7 km, 1.5 to 2 hours Leave Roundstone on the Ballyconneely Road, with Errisbeg rising above on the right. Away to the left we glimpse the end of Inishnee reaching...

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Ballynahinch Walk

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Cashel Bay

Cashel Walk

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St Feichin's Church, Omey

Omey Island Walk

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