With such an extensive coastline around Mayo and Sligo, you would expect to find quality beaches… and you won’t be disappointed. The naturally stunning formations of the coastline provide long stretches of golden sand and impressive sand dunes. With several beaches meeting the Blue Flag standard you are certain to never be far away from a great day out at the beach.
The miles of beaches are great for swimming, exploring rock pools and all sorts of beach fun. There are plenty of water activities to be enjoyed from sub-aqua, sailing, diving, rowing, canoeing, land yachting and surfing. Go dolphin or whale watching or relax with the many boat experiences and cruises available. If you enjoy the great outdoors, there’s no better place for a holiday or a day out. There’s so much to see and do!
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Travel along the Mayo coast and continue along to Sligo. Numerous beaches to be found.
Co. Mayo and Co. Sligo, Ireland
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