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Roundstone to Westport

Duration

4 Days / 3 Nights

Price from

€895.00

Per Person

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Roundstone to Westport

Available from:

21st April 2019 – 29th September 2019

The rugged scenery through Connemara on route to Westport is absolutely magical and is a real hidden gem of the west of Ireland.

This 3 day Cycling Tour takes you through some of the most breath taking scenery to be found anywhere along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way.

Starting in the picturesque harbour town of Roundstone, the route takes us along some spectacular rugged coastline, finishing with a beautiful spin along the shores of Killary Harbour, and into the bustling town of Westport.

This route is one of our most popular, but don’t just take our word for it, come and experience it with us and we guarantee you won’t be disappointed!

Itinerary

Day:

1. Arrival

Roundstone to Westport
Roundstone to Westport
Roundstone to Westport
DAILY ITINERARY

Today’s is arrival day for this Tour, and an opportunity to get fitted for your bike.

We’ll take a short spin along the coast to make sure you’re comfortable with the bike, and who knows, we might even stop to have a swim in the Atlantic at one of the area’s stunning beaches. In the evening you can experience the wonderful relaxed vibe there is in this beautiful west of Ireland village, and of course the mandatory pint of Guinness!

Day:

2. Roundstone to Cleggan

Distance:
48km
LEVEL:
Easy
Distance:
48km
LEVEL:
Easy
Roundstone to Westport
Roundstone to Westport
Roundstone to Westport
DAILY ITINERARY

Today’s first stage (48 km) sees us leave behind the village of Roundstone and head out along the rugged coastline towards Ballyconneely.

There are some stunning sea views along this route, and a couple of opportunities for a dip in the sea if the weather is kind! Our lunch stop will be in the historical town of Clifden, and after lunch you can take a stroll around before we head off towards Cleggan. Heading out of Clifden, we’ll take the famous Sky Road, which offers some of the best coastal views along the west coast. Have the camera phones at the ready! On arrival into Cleggan, we will have a hearty home cooked evening meal, and you can chill out for the evening, listening to some traditional Irish music.

Day:

3. Cleggan to Leenane

Distance:
38km
LEVEL:
Easy
Distance:
38km
LEVEL:
Easy
Roundstone to Westport
Roundstone to Westport
Roundstone to Westport
DAILY ITINERARY

Today’s stage (38 km) sees us depart Cleggan and head towards the village of Leenane, on the shores of Killary harbour.

From Cleggan, we’ll head towards the village of Letterfrack where we can stop for some well – earned coffee and cake. After the refuelling stop, we’ll head out along some stunning coastline, before turning inland along the southern shore of Killary Harbour and into Leenane, our base for the night. As usual, a hearty home cooked evening meal awaits, and some creamy pints of Guinness in the local pub.

Day:

4. Leenane to Westport

Distance:
50km
LEVEL:
Easy
Distance:
50km
LEVEL:
Easy
Roundstone to Westport
Roundstone to Westport
Roundstone to Westport
DAILY ITINERARY

Today’s route (50 km) sees us leave Leenane and head towards the beautiful County Mayo town of Westport.

We’ll head out along the northern shoreline of Killary Harbour, and then you’ll experience the real rugged inland beauty of the area, as we head into Louisburgh, our recommended lunch stop for today. After refuelling the body, we head along the shores of Clew Bay and into one of Ireland’s most loved towns, Westport. Full of wonderful bars and restaurants, Westport gives you plenty of opportunity to relax and unwind after your 3 days in the saddle.

Tour Details

  • Duration
This Tour is for 4 Days/ 3 Nights
  • Tour Dates
20th March to 30th September 2018
  • Level
The Cycling level on this Tour is described as Moderate.
  • Accommodation
On this Tour we use some beautifully located Guesthouses who provide a hearty breakfast each morning prior to the start of the day’s cycling.
  • Meals
Included on this tour; a hearty breakfast before departure and a wonderful home cooked evening meal on arrival into the selected guesthouse on completion of the day’s cycle. We will recommend a lunch stop for each day but please note lunch is not included in the above Tour price.
  • Equipment
Ride Wild provides a Signature Trek Road Bike from our Official Bike Partners at Trek Bikes. Alternatively you can order a super comfortable E-Bike at a supplementary cost of €45 per day.
  • Transfers
All transfers are included during the duration of this tour. Airport transfers can also be arranged, price on application.

Accommodation

Accommodation

Roundstone to Westport

One of the many charming aspects of visiting the West of Ireland is the large amount of Guesthouses available to allow you experience the warm Irish welcome afforded to all visitors to the country.

We have some hidden gems lined up for you to experience this welcome at first hand.

Roundstone to Westport

One of the many charming aspects of visiting the West of Ireland is the large amount of Guesthouses available to allow you experience the warm Irish welcome afforded to all visitors to the country.

We have some hidden gems lined up for you to experience this welcome at first hand.

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