Galway has some of Ireland’s most thrilling attractions right on its doorstep. From the Cliffs of Moher, the Burren, the Aran Islands to the wild beauty of Connemara, Galway city has it all. Explore the one day 'Into the West' trail along the Wild Atlantic Way. Heading out from lively Galway City past Salthill, this one-day (152 KM) route first takes you to Spiddal, a village in the Irish-speaking Gaeltacht area of Connemara. Then to the charming village of Roundstone, popular among Irish artists over the years. A short drive to Clifden and the beautiful wetland of Derrigimlagh blanket bog beyond. From music and art to history and nature, the Bay Coast captures much of what people love most about Ireland.
Whether a weekend, a week or an epic road trip, take the time to go explore the Wild Atlantic Way.