Cycling tour direct from Ireland West Airport
Start you cycling tour directly from the airport terminal. The beauty of Ireland West Airport is that is it located right in the heart of the West of Airport. Within minutes of walking off the plane you will be cycling on a quiet country road surrounded by magnificent views of the Irish countryside. No motor-ways, no train stations, this starting location is the perfect place to start an adventure by bike through he West of Ireland. Choose from a 3 day Escape tour or the full 7 day adventure Tour.
7 Day Adventure Cycling Tour
| Day 1 Aughrim
Heading north from the Airport, you will travel quiet country lanes all the way to the Atlantic Coast, passing the wonderfully remote Easy Bog. You will finish the day in Aughris, a 300 year old tavern, serving excellent seafood with a view of the local surfing beach
| Day 2 Enniscrone or Kilalla
Cycling west following the Atlantic coast, you will cycle to Kilalla, After 20km will reach the please seaside resort of Enniscrone, a good place to take a brake or relax in the local seaweed baths. Continuing to Kilalla, you will pass through the market town of Ballina, before continuing to Kilalla where you will spend the night.
| Day 3 Belmullet
Perhaps one of the most remote parts of Ireland, today you will cycle to Belmullet, located on the far north west cat of OCunty Mayo. Bellmullet is a will and exhilarating place. The seafood is excellent and the locals are very welcoming.
| Day 4 & 5 Mulranny/Achill Grenway
Following the coast south this sparecely populated area of Ireland, you will be exhilarated by the spectacular countryside. Mulranny has its own 41km purpose build cycling Greenway. The Greenway traverses Ireland’s Atlantic coast between Westport town and Achill Island and visits the picturesque villages of Newport and Mulranny (Mallaranny). It passes by some of the West of Ireland’s most dramatic mountains and offers magnificent views of Clew Bay and its many islands.
| Day 6 & 7 Westport
Westport is a charming, vibrant town right on the edge of Irelands west coast. It is one of the largest towns in County Mayo and is known as the adventure capital of Ireland. With the famous peak of Croagh Patrick dominating the skyline to the south and the island dotted Clew bay to the west, this part of Ireland is perfectly suited to those who revel in the outdoors life style. On Day 1 you will explore Westport and its character filled shops, cafes and pubs. In the summer time these pubs come alive with the sound of traditional music most nights of the week. After the 2nd night, you will be transferred back to Knock Airport for your flight home.