Mayo's waters provide the perfect place for kite surfing, the world's fastest growing adventure sport and the most exciting development in water sports
Achill island, a 45 minute drive from Westport has five great Blue Flag beaches, adding to Achill's attraction as a day trip from Westport
For those who are looking for more excitement, let your adrenaline go with the adventure activities which are on offer in the wooded grounds of the Westport Woods Hotel
The main locations for surfing in Mayo include Belmullet, Achill Island and the beaches around in the Westport/Louisburgh area.
There are literally hundreds of options for the water sports enthusiast near Westport. Surfing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, sailing, swimming, stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking and RIB tours are all just minutes away
Mayo's hundreds of pristine beaches, from small sheltered coves to vast expansive strands, are some of the best in the country, if not the world.