Tour 3: Westport - Leenaun - Connemara Loop

Distance 60 km Time 1 H 30 M

Get to know the northern part of Connemara and one of the most attractive beaches around here.

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Take the N59 from Westport to Leenaun. About 5 km after Leenaun take a right turn at the junction signposted Tully Cross and Connemara Loop.

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The road follows Lough Fee and Lough Muck. Turn right at the road signposted Glassilaun / Scubadive. Take a break and enjoy the beauty of Glassilaun Strand.


The Connemara Loop will take you via Tally Cross und Cloonlooaun to Letterfrack on the N59. You'll very likely have the road for yourself. Turn left in Letterfrack and follow the N59 back to Westport oder turn right and then left for Connemara National Park (see Tour 1).