En Route To ConnemarraOn the way to Connemara

Connemara is based at the very edge of Europe, on the west coast of Ireland & 1 hour away of Galway.

Connemara is probably one of the most beautiful places to visit…

For a long time Connemara has been long regarded as being the real emerald of Ireland, its natural terrain and unspoilt environment offers the visitor a wonderful time.

The only Fjord in IrelandThe only Fjord in Ireland
Fjord in IrelandKilary Harbour

Kilary Harbour (An Caolaire Rua in Irish) is located in Leenane, in Connemara and has been registered as being the only fjord in Ireland. It forms a partial border between two counties (Mayo & Galway).

On the southern shore lies Galway side and near the mouth of the fjord, lies the hamlet of Rossroe and the former An Oige Youth Hostel. On the nothern shore lies Mweelrea, a mountain of 817 meters high.


Connemara National Park

Connemara National Park

Situated in the West of Ireland in County Galway, Connemara National Park has a lot to offer…

It covers around 3000 hectares of scenic mountains, grasslands and woodlands.

Much of the present Park lands formed part of the Kylemore Abbey Estate and the letterfrack Industrial School.

Connemara PoneyA Connemara Pony

Rabbits, foxes, shrews, and bats are observed at night. However the largest mammal in the park is the Connemara Pony.

Why Should You Go To Ireland For Your Next Destination?

Choosing the right destination for your next trip is really important for creating that unique memory & experience.

Before you travel, familiarize yourself with your next trip… prepare yourself mentally to travel. It can be exhaustive and tiring to travel but it’s the best experience you will ever had!

Would you like to consider Ireland for your next trip?

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