Wild Atlantic Way – 3 Day Tour
This is a spell bounding 3-day journey along the enchanting Wild Atlantic Way, where every moment will leave you breathless and craving for more. We have carefully curated this private and customized tour to showcase the very best of Ireland's West Coast, taking you on a mesmerizing adventure through stunning landscapes, fascinating history, and unforgettable experiences.
Day 1 – Unveiling the Wonders of Connemara
Our first stop is at Connemara Marble, where you'll be treated to a captivating tour of the Marble Factory. Prepare to be amazed as you witness some of the rarest and most exquisite marble in the world. Continuing our journey through the Irish countryside, with its picturesque peat bogs and lush green fields, we arrive at the charming fishing village of Clifden in Co Galway. With its breathtaking views overlooking the Owenglin River and Clifden Bay, it's the perfect spot for a delightful lunch in one of its many fantastic restaurants. As we venture further, Kylemore Abbey awaits us, nestled in a tranquil location on the shores of Pollacapall Lough. Immerse yourself in its rich history, explore the sprawling walled garden (Ireland's largest!), marvel at the neo-Gothic church, and indulge in the delights of the tea rooms and craft shop. In the evening, we settle in Galway, a vibrant city teeming with endless attractions that will keep you captivated day and night.
Day 2 – Discovering the Mysteries of The Burren & Bunratty
Setting off from Galway, prepare to be awestruck by the otherworldly beauty of The Burren landscape. This unique karst terrain, adorned with glacial-era limestone cliffs, caves, fossils, and archaeological sites, is a photographer's paradise. As we navigate The Wild Atlantic Way, the magnificent Atlantic Ocean reveals itself in all its glory, its crashing waves leaving an indelible impression. Brace yourself for the Cliffs of Moher, stretching majestically for 14 kilometers and commanding awe-inspiring views over the Atlantic. Take a moment to visit the visitor center and delve into the fascinating history surrounding this world-renowned landmark. We'll also make a stop at the extraordinary Ailwee Caves, Ireland's oldest cave, where you'll embark on a guided tour that unveils a truly unique and otherworldly experience. Our journey continues to the delightful village of Doolin, nestled in The Burren, and nearby Lisdoonvarna, famous for its annual "Matchmaking Festival." The day concludes in Bunratty, home to the renowned medieval castle and folk park. Immerse yourself in a medieval banquet, where you'll savor the best of Irish tradition, music, and cuisine. Explore the fascinating folk park and regency walled gardens, and let history come alive in this extraordinary setting.
Day 3 – From Bunratty to Dublin, a Grand Finale
Our final day begins with a serene visit to Bunratty Castle, where you'll have the opportunity to explore the enchanting folk park, stroll through the breathtaking walled gardens offering panoramic views of the River Shannon, and enjoy the delightful pet farm, craft shop, and café. Leaving Bunratty behind, we make our way to the vibrant city of Limerick, where King John's Castle awaits, perched proudly overlooking the majestic River Shannon. Prepare to be transported back in time as you discover the secrets of this imposing 13th-century fortress. As we bid farewell to Limerick, our next stop takes us to Kildare, a haven for nature lovers. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the Japanese Gardens, a mesmerizing fusion of Eastern and Western elements that will leave you in awe. The tour continues at the world-famous Irish National Stud, where you'll be captivated by the beauty and grace of the stud horses that roam its expansive 1000-acre grounds. Finally, we make our way back to Dublin, where your unforgettable journey comes to a close, leaving you with cherished memories of the wonders of Ireland.
Join us on this private and customized 3-day tour along the Wild Atlantic Way, and let us unveil the true essence of Ireland, where every moment becomes a treasured story to be shared for a lifetime.