Connemara National Park Nature Trails self-guided including Lunch

Connemara National Park Nature Trails self-guided including Lunch

Explore nature walks in scenic Connemara National Park on the Wild Atlantic Way. The park covers 2.957 hectares of scenic mountains, expanses of bogs, heaths, grasslands and woodlands. The park’s mountains are part of the famous 12 Bens mountain range.

Entrance to the park is free. At the visitor centre view a fascinating exhibition on the Connemara landscape. A variety of safe and easy trail options are available for the whole family to enjoy, with more challenging tracks &trails for walkers, ranging from 0.5kms to 5kms.

Come see the world famous Connemara pony. The birdlife is varied and includes Meadow pipits, skylarks, stonechats, chaffinches, robins and wrens. Birds of prey and wild red deer can be seen occasionally too.

Lunch is at the Tea Room, situated in the park, consisting of delicious soup of the day, with homemade brown bread, plus a freshly made sandwich (plain or toasted), with 2 fillings of your choice, tea or coffee and a chocolate.

This is a self-guided tour.
* Duration: 8 hours
* Starts: Letterfrack, Ireland
* Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips




Explore nature walks in scenic Connemara National Park on the Wild Atlantic Way. The park covers 2.957 hectares of scenic mountains, expanses of bogs, heaths, grasslands and woodlands. The park’s mountains are part of the famous 12 Bens mountain range.

Entrance to the park is free. At the visitor centre view a fascinating exhibition on the Connemara landscape. A variety of safe and easy trail options are available for the whole family to enjoy, with more challenging tracks &trails for walkers, ranging from 0.5kms to 5kms.

Come see the world famous Connemara pony. The birdlife is varied and includes Meadow pipits, skylarks, stonechats, chaffinches, robins and wrens. Birds of prey and wild red deer can be seen occasionally too.

Lunch is at the Tea Room, situated in the park, consisting of delicious soup of the day, with homemade brown bread, plus a freshly made sandwich (plain or toasted), with 2 fillings of your choice, tea or coffee and a chocolate.

This is a self-guided tour.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre, Connemara National Park Connemara National Park Connemara, Co Galway Near the village of Letterfrack, Galway Ireland

A number of different walks around Diamond Hill in the national park with a lunch laid on in the Tea Rooms.

Duration: 6 hours

Pass By: Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, Connemara On the N59 between Clifden and Westport, Kylemore Ireland

Close to the national park is Kylemore Abbey and Victorian walled garden. The Abbey with its beautifully restored rooms, fascinating vistor experience centre explaining its history of tragedy, romance, education and spirituality. Explore the 6 acre walled garden and its garden buildings, formal flower, vegetable and herb gardens. All set in a woodland wonderland.