Tour Code: 11121P3
Duration: 1 day
Spend a full day exploring one of the world's most beautiful coastal landscapes, as you ride an electric bike along Connemara's Wild Atlantic Way. Meander down quiet, country lanes on this peaceful, self-guided tour, or enjoy scenic views of the coast while exploring the Clifden countryside. Depending upon which route you choose, and how long you plan to ride, enjoy the views from the famous Sky Road as well as the haunting Bog Road, or make your way to Roundstone village for seafood chowder and mussels.
Your adventure begins when you pick up your bike at 9am in Clifden. Here you'll receive a map of the area and discuss the different routes, as well receive a helmet, lock, and expert local tips.
Popular routes from Clifden include:
The haunting Bog Road from Clifden to Roundstone, where you'll admire the coast by Ballyconneely, as well as stop at the Alcock & Brown Memorial to see the site where very first trans-Atlantic flight touched down. (2h15 - 40km)
Travel to Tullycross and then take the Connemara Loop to discover the beautiful Renvyle Peninsula and the former castle of the pirate queen, Grace O’Malley! (3h - 50km)
Hit the road and ride along the Wild Atlantic Way to the charming fishing village of Cleggan. Pass by Claddaghduff and its beautiful Omey Beach on your way back and appreciate the beautiful coastal landscapes. (1h30 - 23km)
From Clifden, follow the Sky Road and gaze at the stunning view and its panoramic scenery. Make a stop at Clifden Castle to explore this charming ruin. (1h - 11km)
Depending on your itinerary, stop for lunch to enjoy exceptional seafood in either Roundstone, Cleggan, or Clifden.
At 6:00pm, after an epic adventure, you will travel back to Clifden to drop off the electric bike and equipment.