Connemara - Coast Road Drive (red route)
Taking in Galway, Spiddal, Casla and Clifden. A distance of 123km (77 miles), approximately.
Taking in Galway, Spiddal, Casla and returning to Clifden. A distance of 123km (77 miles), approximately.
A scenic landscape of granite rock and countless sea inlets. Stop off at Ceardlann (Craft Studios) and Cnoc Suain Cultural Retreat in Spiddal. Further on, divert at Costelloe (Casla) and explore Ceantar na nOileán (a group of islands connected
by bridges and causeways). Between Ballyconneely and Clifden, is a monument commemorating the Alcock and Brown landing site.
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.