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The Great Western Greenway

The Green The Green The Green Civic Offices | Altamont Street, Westport, Ireland
+353 87 799 9985
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Lovely from Achill to Newport

The greenway is a lovely cycle path with lovely scenery except from Newport to Westport. I’d leave... read more

Reviewed yesterday
KathT272
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Dublin, Ireland
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Awesome!!!

This can be a half or full day activity (either hike or bike - we did both) The trail is very well... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Stephen S
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“off road” (71 reviews)
“old railway” (50 reviews)
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The Green The Green The Green Civic Offices | Altamont Street, Westport, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The greenway is a lovely cycle path with lovely scenery except from Newport to Westport. I’d leave that part out in future. Mulranny is a lovely spot. Particularly when weather sunny. ( although it rained when we there.) The greenway from the quay to Westport...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This can be a half or full day activity (either hike or bike - we did both) The trail is very well marked and easy to follow. Even in the rain (for part of it) it was really great.

Thank Stephen S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fab trip,great scenery and a few lovely places to stop for food and drink on the way,we’ll be back

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty flat and good for me with little to moderate exercise pattern! Got our bikes from clewbay bike hire and they dropped us off at Achill and we cycled back to westport! Beautiful

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hired e-bikes from bike hire 4 you in Westport who transported us by shuttle to Achill where we started our 42km cycle back to Westport. Fantastic scenery along the way, the ride took us around 5 hours with plenty of photo stops and refreshment...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the Newport to Mallaranny 18K cycle 🚲 with our three kids and we had a great time. The views were amazing.

Thank Vincent K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Trav3lled along the greenway on a Sunday morning from Achill island all the way in to Westport. Absolutely fantastic, so safe and the views were fab! Didn't think I'd make the 47km but I did (eventually😂) plenty of spots to stop for a coffee. I'd...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn't aware of this beautiful cycle / walk way until arrived in Westport. A fabulous amenity for locals and tourists alike. We couldn't fit it in properly this time but did drive to Newport , parked by the quay opposite Newport house, kids used...More

2  Thank DeePierceMcDonnell
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We based ourselves in Mulranny and it has bike hire a hotel and self catering accommodation. We stayed in the Mulranny Courtyard Suites and did our bike hire from the old train station at the back of the hotel.If you stay self catering in the...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Cycling trip from Heaven . Highly reccommend. Scenary stunning . Perfe t for beginners or more advanced cyclists

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avivaavera1995
10 March 2018|
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Response from NomadIII | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the bike hire has busses to pick you up & drop you off any starting point or any place on the track.
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Nomi S
27 February 2018|
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Response from Frank C | Reviewed this property |
yes Mulranny village has accommodation and bike hire. We stayed in the Mulranny Courtyard Suites. very good value
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deird
31 July 2017|
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Response from DavidL120584 | Reviewed this property |
Wouldn't think you'd have much trouble to be honest. Tarmac for a good chunk of the route. We went from Achill to Westport.
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