Places to Visit

Ballyconneely Walk
Ballyconneely, Walking

Ballyconneely Walk

Aillebrack and Emlagharan / side roads / approx. 6.5 km / 2 hours The Ballyconneely walk begins about 2km from Ballyconneely Village, at the road just before the old ruined […]

Connemara Garden Trail
Gardens

Connemara Garden Trail

The gardens of  Connemara are well-known for their beauty, variety and uniqueness. Rain, soft sunshine and the warmth of the Gulf Stream combine to make ideal conditions for the creation […]

Recess Village
Places to Visit, Recess Village

Recess Village

The townland of Recess encompasses a number of small rural communities where the small scale farming of cattle and sheep is one of the main livelihoods. While travelling from Galway […]

Cashel
Cashel, Places to Visit

Cashel

This seaside village is a true Connemara gem. Secluded and peaceful, yet with its own unique charms, the Cashel Bay area is extremely attractive and is connected to the Roundstone […]

Claddaghduff
Claddaghduff, Places to Visit

Claddaghduff

Situated on the south west side of the Aughrus Peninsula, Claddaghduff is home to a lively local community. The tidal island of Omey is visible on the approach to the […]

Connemara Marble
About Connemara, Recess Village

Connemara Marble

Connemara is bounded on three sides by the Atlantic Ocean and encompasses a wide variety of natural and semi-natural habitats, reflecting its great geomorphologic and geological complexity. It also has […]

Carna
Carna, Places to Visit

Carna

The village of Carna is located in the Connemara Gaeltacht or Gaelic speaking region and serves as an administrative centre for residents of the Iorras Aithneach peninsula, which also includes […]

Roundstone Harbour Village
Roundstone Village

Roundstone Harbour Village

On the west coast of Connemara lies Roundstone, an area of outstanding natural beauty. As well as being the birth place and inspiration for many artists, Roundstone has been described […]

Letterfrack
Letterfrack, Places to Visit

Letterfrack

The Quaker village of Letterfrack was founded in the mid 19th century and occupies a special place in Connemara’s creative and cultural activity. Home to the Connemara National Park, the […]

Cashel Walk
Cashel, Walking

Cashel Walk

Paved side road, track, path / 6.5 km / 1 to 1.5 hour Begin the Cashel Walk opposite the Zetland Hotel, passing the community centre and hand-ball alley on your […]

Kylemore
Kylemore, Places to Visit

Kylemore

Kylemore is home to one of Ireland’s most iconic buildings and is certainly a firm favourite with visitors to the west of Ireland. Built by Mitchell Henry in the second […]

Ballyconneely
Ballyconneely, Places to Visit

Ballyconneely

A traditional holiday favourite for domestic and international visitors, Ballyconneely is home to the Connemara Championship Golf Links, one of the finest and most picturesque golf courses in Ireland. The […]