Destination Westport members have some some very special offers for your and yours this holiday season
From Friday, May 19 to Sunday, May 27, Westport will be encouraging everyone to “get out there” and try a wonderful range of sporting activities
The three Mulranny loop walks offer spectacular views of Clew Bay, on a walk across the Blue Flag beach and through hills and bogland, connecting with the Great Western Greenway.
The three Derradda loops walks, near Newport below the Nephin Beg range, offer beautiful views overlooking Clew Bay and local lakes. They cross the Great Western Greenway.
Near Newport, Co. Mayo, three Tiernaur loop walks, offer fine views of Clew Bay to the south and the Nephin Beg range to the north.
The beautiful Burrishoole Abbey, founded by Richard de Burgo 1469, on the shores of Clew Bay near Newport
Rockfleet Castle, a 16th-century fortified tower house, is best known for its association with Granuaile, the O’Malley chieftain and infamous pirate queen.
Perched above a Blue Flag beach and boating pier, Mulranny is a natural stop on the Great Western Greenway and overlooks Clew Bay, with the Nephin Beg range towering above it to the north.
Newport is a third of the way along the Great Western Greenway from Westport to Achill. Its beautiful viaduct over the Black Oak river and majestic church beguile the eye.
With its majestic mountains, breathtaking landscapes, unspoilt beaches and long history, Achill has something to offer every visitor.
The towns and villages near Westport offer endless opportunities for day-trips during your stay.
The 42km Great Western Greenway, the longest off-road walking and cycling trail in Ireland, follows the path of the old Westport to Achill railway line which closed in1937
Mayo is one of the best places in Ireland for cycling and cycling holidays and Westport is the perfect base from which to explore hundreds of miles of meandering trails, back roads and tracks
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Cycling the Great Western Greenway, 42km of almost entirely traffic-free cycling and walking trail in County Mayo, Ireland, surrounded by idyllic countryside