Departing Westport @10 am from Mill Street Car Park
Immerse yourself in the beauty of Newport- a townland chosen by Captain Pratt for its potential for shipping. is most famously associated with Grace O’Malley, the notorious pirate and chieftain of the O’Malley clan in the latter part of the 16th century.
Mulranny – in Irish ‘Maoil Raithne’ or ‘Malla Raithne’ (Hill of the Ferns) – is situated on the isthmus between Clew Bay and Blacksod Bay in County Mayo. Mulranny has a beautiful beach which for many years has been the deserved holder of Blue Flag status.
4. Ros Dumhach (Rossport)
Rossport is a Gaeltacht village and townland in northwest County Mayo, Ireland. Here we will stop to experience the utterly breathtaking views and enjoy some lunch in ‘The Ferry Bar’. Rossport is the epitome of Mayo’s unseen and untouched beauty. We will have ample time to sample the local cuisine, chat to locals and enjoy na radharcanna álainn (the beautiful views)!
5. Ballycroy National Park
Ballycroy National Park is Ireland’s sixth National Park and located on the Western seaboard in northwest Mayo. It comprises of 11,000 hectares of Atlantic blanket bog and mountainous terrain. This is one of the last intact active blanket bog systems in Ireland and Western Europe.
This tour will take you off the beaten path. The tour opens the eyes to a true experience of Mayo’s West Coast.