Islands & Coasts of the Atlantic Way

Islands & Coasts of the Atlantic Way

A wonderful new Irish holiday that will explore some of the highlights of County Sligo and County Mayo. Come along and visit grand stately homes, explore the rich Irish culture and discover the jaw-dropping scenery of the Wild Atlantic Way.

A new Irish holiday that will explore some of the delights of County Sligo and County Mayo, based in the seaside town of Enniscrone on the northwest coast. One of Ireland’s most popular seaside resorts, its 5km stretch of beach is surrounded by dunes with a magnificent vista in all directions. This tour offers a varied itinerary that includes grand stately homes, Irish culture & history and the breath-taking scenery of the Wild Atlantic Way.

 

OCEAN SANDS HOTEL(3 STAR)

The Ocean Sands Hotel is a modern, family owned and run hotel located along the beach front in Enniscrone with superb views of Kilala Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Facilities include the Dunes Restaurant and the Onyx Bistro & Bar. All bedrooms are equipped with satellite TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift available.

 

ITINERARY

Day One: We travel to Holyhead for our Irish Sea crossing to Dublin, then continue on via Mullingar and Longford to Enniscrone and the Ocean Sands Hotel.

 

Day Two: A morning visit to Westport where we have an entertaining guided tour of the town, harbour and the Westport House Estate on board the tourist train. We then have a guided tour of the house itself, one of the jewels in the crown of Ireland’s historical family homes. From here we travel on to Castlebar to visit the National Museum of Ireland where you can discover the history of Irish life from 1850 to 1950.

 

Day Three: Today we travel to Sligo where we have the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of William Butler Yeats, widely considered to be one of the greatest poets of the 20th century. Explore the many attractions, including the Sligo County Museum & Art Gallery, Yeats Society Memorial Building and Sligo Abbey.

 

Day Four: We discover the magic of County Mayo with a scenic drive to the islands of the Wild Atlantic Way. We travel along the shores of Lough Conn and Lough Cullin, then on via Newport, Mulranny and the bridge across to Achill Island, regarded as one of Ireland's most spectacular and beautiful places. We stop for lunch in the village of Keel.

 

Day Five: We travel back to the Dublin ferry port for our return sailing to Holyhead and home to North Wales.

 

PRICE INCLUDES

  • Four nights accommodation with dinner and breakfast

  • Westport train tour

  • Admission and tour of Westport House

  • Admission to the National Museum

  • Live musical entertainment on one evening 

  • Return Irish Sea crossings

  • Excursions as described above

  • Return travel by luxury coach

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergele Abergele, Bowling Green Bus Stop
Bangor, Beach Rd IRE Bangor, Nelson Pub Beach Road
Bangor, Deiniol Rd IRE Bangor, Old Post Office Bus Stop Deiniol Road
Bethel Bethel, Primary School Bus Stop
Bontnewydd Bontnewydd, Bus Stop Near Chip Shop
Bryngwran Bryngwran, School Entrance
Caergeiliog Caergeiliog, Outside Sportsmans Pub
Caernarfon, Campbell Road Caernarfon, Bus Stop Bottom of Campbell Road
Caernarfon, Leisure Cent. Caernarfon, Bus Stop opposite Leisure Centre
Caernarfon, Morrisons Caernarfon, Morrisons Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Y Glyn Caernarfon, Y Glyn Bethel Road
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station Bus Stop
Criccieth, Medical Centre Criccieth, Medical Centre Bus Stop
Deganwy Deganwy, Railway Station Bus Stop
Gaerwen IRE Gaerwen, Bus Stop Opposite Stermat
Gwalchmai Gwalchmai, Opposite Clock
Holyhead Holyhead, Bus Stop Outside Ferry Terminal Entrance
Llanberis, Maes Padarn Llanberis, Bus Stop Opposite Maes Padarn
Llanberis, Spar Llanberis, Outside Spar Shop
Llandegai IRE Llandegai, Bus Stop Opposite Castle Entrance
Llandudno Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park Bus Stop
Llandudno Jct. New Road Llandudno Junction, New Road Bus Stop
Llanfairfechan Llanfairfechan, Castle Bridge Bus Stop
Llanfairpwll Llanfairpwll, Pringles Car Park
Llangefni IRE Llangefni, Tafarn Y Rhos
Llanrug Llanrug, Arvonia Garage
Menai Bridge Menai Bridge, Library Bus Stop
Old Colwyn IRE Old Colwyn, Church Walks Bus Stop
Penmaenmawr IRE Penmaenmawr, Bus Stop Opposite Llys Clwyd
Penrhyn Bay Penrhyn Bay, Post Office
Penygroes Penygroes, Crossroads (Outside Victoria Hotel)
Porthmadog Porthmadog, Tesco Bus Stop
Pwllheli Pwllheli, Bus Station
Rhos on Sea Ire Rhos on Sea, The Cayley Arms Bus Stop
Rhos on Sea, Hickorys Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Hickorys Restaurant
St. Asaph St. Asaph, Bus Stop Outside Petrol Station
Valley Valley, Opposite Valley Hotel
Y Felinheli, St. Marys Y Felinheli, St Mary's Church Bus Stop
Y Felinheli, Victoria Y Felinheli, Victoria Hotel Bus Stop

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Arvonia Coaches Ltd

Llanrug

Caernarfon

Gwynedd

LL55 4AA

Registered in Cardiff No. 2752976

VAT No: 310 5664 88

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