Time to go wild on Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin – the Wild Atlantic Way, Irelands newest and most magnificent road trip along the West coast of the country. The Wild Atlantic Way takes you on a journey of discovery from the very south of Ireland in Kinsale to the North of Ireland in Donegal where you can experience the most captivating rugged coastline in the world. All along this route there are towns and villages which off the beaten track and just waiting to be explored.
Stop off in a traditional Irish pub for a cosy pub grub meal by the fire and listen to an Irish music session. Sample the freshest of Irish seafood in one of the many restaurants along the way or simply pop in for tea and home baked delights in a snug little cafe. From fresh brewed coffee and cakes, to culinary masterpieces and fine wines, you will find everything you need to satisfy your taste buds on Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin – the Wild Atlantic Way.
Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin – the Wild Atlantic Way, lets you experience Ireland like a local, visiting places that are not traditionally tourist areas. Listen to the locals speak the Irish language in the Gaeltacht of Kerry, Donegal or Galway, ignite your passion for watersports while surfing the world famous waters of Donegal and Sligo. Step back in time with a visit to the sixth century monastic ruins on Skellig Michael in Kerry or the Famine Village in Connemara, where peace and solitude reside.
For something extra special, Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin – the Wild Atlantic Way, offers ‘Signature Experiences’ at discovery points along the route where you can visit designated areas of outstanding natural beauty. Perhaps you could celebrate the summer solstice at Feile Grianan Ailigh in Donegal or enjoy horse riding throught the majestic hills of Connemara. Explore the wonders of the Burren in County Clare or the sub-tropical shrubs of Garinish Island in Cork. Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin – the Wild Atlantic Way – has something for everyone to enjoy.
Nestled all along the Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin – the Wild Atlantic Way, you will find a host of wonderful welcoming Bed and Breakfasts, Guesthouses and Hotels where kind hospitality and comfort after a day exploring await you. YourGuesthouse or B&B host along the route will be an expert in local knowledge and be well versed in the delights of your once in a lifetime Wild Atlantic road trip. Your Guesthouse or B&B host can help you plan your itinerary, make recommendations on places to visit and generally keep you on the right track to the perfect Ireland road trip.
Please note that we are not in any way associated with Fáilte Ireland, nor do we claim to be. The accommodation which is offered via this website may or may not be approved by Fáilte Ireland, however we are sure that you will find our listed accommodation to be of a similar or higher quality. We are sure that our accommodation providers will offer you a traditional, “Céad Mile Fáilte”