Wild Atlantic Way
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  • anthony t
    Brussels, Belgium84 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Wild & Beautiful
    Our journey by car from Belgium this is our second visit to the Emerald Isle clocking up almost 3,500kms. The Wild Atlantic Way on the West coast of Ireland takes in a stunning coastline of cliff's beautiful countryside, waterfalls, castles, and historic buildings as well as beautiful towns and villages on the way, wide open quiet roads through beautiful scenery. If your looking for beautiful countryside peaceful holiday and love the sea this is well worth two weeks of your holidays.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 27 July 2023
  • JeffandLes
    248 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fabulous exprience
    Went on a coach tour round the Wild Atlantic Way on Achill Island, County Mayo. What an amazing drive. The sea was wild and the roads steep. Wonderful scenery and unforgetable experience.
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 4 October 2023
  • Sandie9440
    Suffolk, United Kingdom104 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    A definate must-do trip!!
    What a fabulous day and very well worth the cost. Our guide, Alan, was both knowledgeable and witty and kept us amused on our coach journey to and from the cliffs of moher. The boat trip to the Arran Isles was quite bumpy so not good if you have a tender tummy!! I would recommend the horse and cart trip around the 'loop' when you get to the island ending up in Flanagans which served a lovely seafood chowder. The boat trip back takes in the cliffs from the sea and spectacular they are too. Then the coach takes you up to the top where you see them in a different perspective. This tour is a must if you're staying in Galway. Book on line too for the cheapest price. Thanks to all at Wild Atlantic Way for giving us a day to remember
    Visited June 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 8 June 2024
  • Darren D
    Texas813 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Loved exploring parts of Ireland's west coast!
    Our time on the Wild Atlantic Way was in two sections. First, we entered at Lahinch, after driving from Dublin, through Limerick and Ennis. We then drove up the coast, stopping at the Cliffs of Moher and The Burren, and ending near Galway. We then explored inland and went back to the Wild Atlantic Way at Ballyshannon, continuing on to Donegal town. We were fortunate to have a sunny weather with a few clouds. What breathtaking beauty!
    Visited June 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 30 June 2024
  • Ariane
    Chantilly, Virginia11 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great tour guide and day trip!
    My husband and I on our honeymoon took this tour from Galway to see the Aran Islands by boat and the Cliffs of Moher by boat and from above on the cliffs. It was a great experience! We stopped for breakfast right next to the bus stop. Gerry, our guide, had witty jokes to brighten the day and he kept a running commentary of the local culture and history. The island of Inisheer was fun to walk with a great view, and the boat ride over to the Cliffs of Moher gave the best view up close of the cliff side; if you’re not inclined to sea sickness it’s fun! The drive to the cliffs was great as well, we had rain at that time but had a great view. Gerry made the day more interesting also with a ride back through the Burren and commentary about Irish history in the area. Overall had a wonderful time.
    Visited May 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 8 July 2024
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Marika W
25 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2024 • Friends
This was a spectacular trip. Our coach driver, Alan, was knowledgeable and funny. The island was stunning and the Cliffs of Moher were only surpassed by the pod of dolphins swimming around our boat. Absolutely magical and highly recommended
Written 14 July 2024
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Ariane
Chantilly, VA11 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Couples
My husband and I on our honeymoon took this tour from Galway to see the Aran Islands by boat and the Cliffs of Moher by boat and from above on the cliffs. It was a great experience! We stopped for breakfast right next to the bus stop. Gerry, our guide, had witty jokes to brighten the day and he kept a running commentary of the local culture and history. The island of Inisheer was fun to walk with a great view, and the boat ride over to the Cliffs of Moher gave the best view up close of the cliff side; if you’re not inclined to sea sickness it’s fun! The drive to the cliffs was great as well, we had rain at that time but had a great view. Gerry made the day more interesting also with a ride back through the Burren and commentary about Irish history in the area. Overall had a wonderful time.
Written 8 July 2024
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Darren D
Texas813 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2024 • Couples
Our time on the Wild Atlantic Way was in two sections. First, we entered at Lahinch, after driving from Dublin, through Limerick and Ennis. We then drove up the coast, stopping at the Cliffs of Moher and The Burren, and ending near Galway. We then explored inland and went back to the Wild Atlantic Way at Ballyshannon, continuing on to Donegal town. We were fortunate to have a sunny weather with a few clouds. What breathtaking beauty!
Written 30 June 2024
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Sandie9440
Suffolk, UK104 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2024 • Couples
What a fabulous day and very well worth the cost. Our guide, Alan, was both knowledgeable and witty and kept us amused on our coach journey to and from the cliffs of moher. The boat trip to the Arran Isles was quite bumpy so not good if you have a tender tummy!! I would recommend the horse and cart trip around the 'loop' when you get to the island ending up in Flanagans which served a lovely seafood chowder. The boat trip back takes in the cliffs from the sea and spectacular they are too. Then the coach takes you up to the top where you see them in a different perspective. This tour is a must if you're staying in Galway. Book on line too for the cheapest price. Thanks to all at Wild Atlantic Way for giving us a day to remember
Written 8 June 2024
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Orla M
1 contribution
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Family
One of my favourite places but the Irish weather always seems to ruin it as it is really one of the most beautiful places in the world. I love coming here every year
Written 28 February 2024
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JeffandLes
Swansea, United Kingdom248 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
Went on a coach tour round the Wild Atlantic Way on Achill Island, County Mayo. What an amazing drive. The sea was wild and the roads steep. Wonderful scenery and unforgetable experience.
Written 4 October 2023
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Earthtraveler1
San Diego, CA6 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Solo
Gorgeous views when sun was out. Very misty and raining during most of the trip but still worth it!
Written 1 October 2023
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stevecrow74
Galway, Ireland48 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2023 • Family
Always amazed by the sea during different weather conditions, I also have the pleasure of living on the wild Atlantic way, so I do see it at its best on sunny calm days as well as at its most violent during storms, definitely worth a trip along anywhere along the route.
Written 25 August 2023
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anthony t
Brussels, Belgium84 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2023 • Couples
Our journey by car from Belgium this is our second visit to the Emerald Isle clocking up almost 3,500kms. The Wild Atlantic Way on the West coast of Ireland takes in a stunning coastline of cliff's beautiful countryside, waterfalls, castles, and historic buildings as well as beautiful towns and villages on the way, wide open quiet roads through beautiful scenery. If your looking for beautiful countryside peaceful holiday and love the sea this is well worth two weeks of your holidays.
Written 27 July 2023
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OphthalmicEye
Manchester, UK109 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2023
A name for route along the west coast of Ireland. Beautiful sea views and in parts rugged coast line. Lots of tourist attractions, accommodation, bars and restaurants and diners ...Something for those who want quietness as well as the opposite
Written 21 July 2023
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