The perfect base to explore Connemara

Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean, 12 Ben Mountains and preserved boglands, lies the town of Clifden on the Coast of Connemara. Enjoy breathtaking mountain scenery and beautiful rugged coastline. Lots to do with championship golfing, horse-riding, adventure centres, walking, cycling, hill walking, beaches, fishing, scubadiving, painting, national parks, abbeys, castle ruins and over 5,000 years of living history. Regarded as the capital of Connemara, it is the ideal base for touring the region or engaging in an outdoor holiday.

The Sky Road Tour Justifiably famous for the views it affords, the Sky Road route takes you up among the hills overlooking Clifden Bay and its offshore islands, Inishturk and Turbot Island.

  • Breathtaking mountain scenery
  • Beautiful rugged coastline
  • Enjoy golf, hill walking and other outdoor pursuits
Useful Information

Great range of accommodation, restaurants, cafes and shopping available

On street parking available

Getting There

On the N59 from Galway

Map Location: 53.489135, -10.020239
Contact Clifden

Clifden, Co. Galway, Ireland

W: connemarachamber.ieconnemara
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