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Private walking tour-Discover the Cultural & History Heroes of Connemara

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USD 538.74
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    Stop At: Wild Atlantic Way The Atlantic Coast of Ireland, Galway Ireland

    The first Signature point is Pearse’s Cottage at the Connemara Cultural Centre in Rosmuc. Patrick Pearse was one of the leaders of the 1916 Rising. This Signature point is situated in a Gaeltacht area in Connemara, where you can still hear the Irish language spoken today. Take a looped walk with our local guide to explore the fascinating history, culture and landscapes of this area.

    Then break for lunch at your own cost at a local eatery, sampling freshly made local foods.

    Travel on your own onto the second Signature point of Derrigimlagh, which combines two sites of historical importance - this is where Marconi set up the world’s first permanent transatlantic radio station and Alcock and Brown were the first pilots to fly non-stop across the Atlantic, before crash landing (safely) in Derrigimlagh bog. Take another guided looped walk with our local guide to explore this well interpreted area.

    Own transport for return with an optional stop in the market town Clifden-known as the ‘capital’ of Connemara or take the very scenic drive up Sky Road, just outside Clifden.

    Duration: 6 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Pearse Cottage, Rosmuck, Co. Galway, Ireland
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Return Details
    Derrigimlagh, Mannin, Co. Galway, Ireland
    • Guiding services of a local qualified walking and tour guide for both Wild Atlantic Way Signature points for the duration of the day including looped walks of approx 1-2 hours at two separate venues
    • All transports (costs available on request)
    • Lunch (costs avilable on request)
    • Drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Operates in all weather conditions. Only subject to weather conditions, if weather is unsuitable to walk outside
    • Moderate level of fitness required for looped walks of approx 1-2 hours at two separate venues
    • Please bring appropriate footwear and warm, layered clothes for walking. As well as rain and wind proof gear, as weather can be very changeable.
    • Own transport require for the tour
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


    Key Details
    • Duration: 6h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English
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