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Corrib Country Drive (blue route)

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Taking in Galway, Oughterard, Maam Cross, Cong, Headford and returning to Galway. A distance of 106km (66 miles), approximately.

Taking in Galway, Oughterard, Maam Cross, Cong, Headford and returning to Galway. A distance of 106km (66 miles), approximately.

A route that takes you around all sides of the mighty Lough Corrib north of Galway City. As well as breathtaking scenery of the Lough, other highlights include Aughnanure Castle near Oughterard, and Cong Village (famous for ‘The Quiet Man’ movie).

Annaghdown (detour after Headford) on the shores of the Lough is a tranquil setting with a small pier and series of ecclesiastical ruins.

Route can be travelled in any direction and from any starting point. Map illustrations are intended as a guide only and routes should be travelled in conjunction with reference to a good road map of Ireland.