Atlantic Drive on Achill Island, Westport

4.9
Considered one of the most scenic drives along the coastline, Atlantic Drive on Achill Island provides stunning vistas of remote Irish regions. Achill Island and the Currane Peninsula are beloved for their rugged, natural beauty. Begin your 19 km (12 mi) journey, via car or bike, at Achill Sound and travel along the Atlantic Ocean. You'll see several archeological sites and the islands of Clare and Achill Beg along this stretch of road. As you continue, you'll pass charming villages and enjoy sweeping views of the landscape. If you plan on cycling, keep in mind that he route has very challenging hills. See Atlantic Drive on Achill Island and all Westport has to offer by arranging your trip with our Westport trip planner .
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  • I love the Western Coast of Ireland and the Wild Atlantic Way. Wonderful sunshine with uncrowded roads. We even got a chance to see sheep in the road and the Atlantic Ocean. We had done several trips ...  more »
  • If you want to get to know the west coast of Ireland, you should definitely drive the Wild Atlantic Way and if you are interested in Irish history on Achill Island, among others in "Deserted Village" right. A landscape that leaves an impression.
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