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The Wild Atlantic Way is a route with many stunning locations to stop at a long the way. I have not travelled the full distance of the WAW however I have been to many of the stops along the way. I could not name one...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Siobhan D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Bring appropriate raingear and hiking boots. A wild, exposed landscape being battered by the Atlantic Ocean. Dotted with many picturesque, isolated towns filled with traditional, Irish hospitality.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BawnyD
Reviewed 2 days ago

You have to travel on the Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland. There are so many breathtaking views. Absolutely loved it!! Watch out for any sheep near the road. :-) The Wild Atlantic Way is a must see and must do part of any trip to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rita T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been going to Ireland along time now and this time myself and my friends decided to go along the wild Atlantic way .! This is a lovely route , scenery is spectacular and plenty of sign posts so you don’t get lost . Next...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JakeHarrington113
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

John was an amazing tour guide! Talk about friendly, thorough, informed, and fun! Would def recommend this tour!! -Jenn & Matt

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove along the Wild Atlantic Way from Bushmills to Galway and then Clifden and along the Ring of Kerry. Some beautiful scenery and quaint towns and villages. Watch out for the sheep!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kritter52
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed that tour, I took many photos and videos, we got a tour for caves and we stopped for a few minutes in a lot of places for take photos and have a lunch, for sure I can recommend you this tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rober O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the most beautiful drives we have done. Do Not Miss! It's worth the time to take this drive and enjoy the lovely scenery. We had a lovely private tour guide who filled us in on the history and geology of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank marissa v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a drive on the Wild Atlantic Way! There is so much beautiful scenery to take in. The Burren rocks, the lush green countryside, the golden sand beaches, the cute villages. This is such a beautiful drive to the cliffs or Galway! Great experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank simplyuprooted
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used the Wild Atlantic Way as our baseline travel guide. Really enjoyed the diverse scenery and all the spots to stop or view/visit along the way. Wasn’t too busy in October which was good for us, can imagine it would be busy in high season....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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I have not made this trip with dogs, but I have taken my dog on many trips and have great luck finding dog-friendly AirBnB’s using their app. I love that they have a pet filter so I can just search for homes that allow pets... More
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Response from nidhiashishgupta | Reviewed this property |
Very narrow roads, but I don’t think I saw anyone speeding. It is doable but give yourself extra time for driving. Good luck
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Response from MalcolmHM | Reviewed this property |
My advice is not to try to do too much of it. It could take a good 10 days to do the whole route, more if you meander. Focus on an area. We did Galway to Waterford over a week, staying in different places each night. Notched... More
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