Coastal Touring in Ireland

Connemara, County Galway

Don’t miss a moment of Ireland’s spectacular coastal scenery: make the most of your trip with a tour you’ll never forget.

Great For
  • Active
  • Couples
  • Sightseeing
  • Solo Traveller
  • Walking
  • Nature
  • Known For
    Coastline | Beaches | Touring Routes | Food
  • Major Attractions
    Causeway Coastal Route | Wild Atlantic Way
  • Nearest Airports
    Belfast | Dublin

Who needs a car when you can experience Ireland’s coastal splendour at your own pace? There is an extensive public transport system and private coach tour operators to choose from when touring Ireland’s coasts. With scheduled outings, extended excursions and themed trips all you need to do is sit back and enjoy the highways, byways and boreens (small country roads).

And where better to start on your Ireland coastal odyssey than with the most iconic road trips: the Wild Atlantic Way and the Causeway Coastal Route.

The Causeway Coastal Route
The Causeway Coastal Route
Wild Atlantic Way
The Wild Atlantic Way

This is one of the wildest, most enchanting and culturally rich coastal touring routes in the world, stretching 2,500km along the western seaboard. How you experience it is up you: experience the magic, history and awe-inspiring beauty from the comfort of a coach, train or even cruise.

Here are three routes to try on the Wild Atlantic Way:

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