Ireland Atlantic Ocean Sands
Mon 07 October 2019
IRELAND – ATLANTIC OCEAN SANDS
Enniscrone is a beautiful seaside town and an excellent base from which to
explore the delights of County Sligo and County Mayo. Our tour offers
great value and features a visit to Westport House and the National
Museum of Ireland. This coupled with quaint Irish villages and a
breathtaking drive along the Wild Atlantic Way Coastline makes this
tour a wonderful experience.
An early departure leaving Cumbria and travelling north then along the
Galloway coast to Cairnryan for our Stena Line morning sailing to
Belfast. We then travel across Northern Ireland and on the the West
Coast of Ireland to our arrive at our hotel late afternoon. Comfort
and coffee stops en route. Dinner is served in the hotel tonight.
We spend the morning visiting Westport House where we board the Westport
train for an entertaining tour of the Town, Harbour and Estate. After
free time in Westport we venture on to Castlebar and a visit to the
National Museum of Ireland where we discover the history of Irish
country life. We return to the hotel for Dinner.
This morning we travel to Sligo where we have the opportunity to follow in
the footsteps of the poet Yeats and visit the sights and scenes that
inspired him. Attractions in the town include The Sligo County Museum
and Art Gallery, The Yeats Society memorial Building and Sligo Abbey.
We spend the rest of the day at leisure in Enniscrone. Dinner in the
Today we discover the magic of County Mayo with a scenic drive to view the
islands of the Wild Atlantic Way. We begin our journey along the
shores of Lough Conn and Lough Cullen, through Newport and Mulranny
before crossing the bridge to charming Achil Ireland's largest
island. We make a stop at Keel for lunch then continue our journey
along the coastline returning via Foxford Woollen Mill where we can
take a self guided tour through the visitor centre. We return to our
hotel for Dinner.
We make an early start for our journey back to Belfast for the return
Stena Line Ferry to Cairnryan we then continue our journey on to
Cumbria making comfort stops en route arriving home early evening.
The Ocean Sands Hotel Enniscrone is a modern family owned hotel located
on the beach front of this small and charming seaside town. The hotel
offers comfortable accommodation with 50 tastefully furnished
bedrooms. The hotel has fantastic views of Kilala Bay and the
Atlantic Ocean and coastline.
Return Stena Line Ferry Cairnryan to Belfast
4 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
Guided tour of Westport House and train ride.
Entry to the National Museum of Ireland
Atlantic Coast drive and visit to Achil Island
Visit to Sligo and Keel
1 Nights Entertainment in the hotel
Executive Coach Travel throughout
£399.00 based on two passengers sharing a twin or double bedroom
Single supplement £90.00
7 October 2019 (5 days)