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Wild Atlantic Way - Epic - 12 Day tour, Ireland

The Wild Atlantic Way stretches the length of the West coast of Ireland beginning in Cork and finishing in Donegal. The Wild Atlantic way tour is a mixed adventure tour. You get to hike some of the most spectacular walking trails experiencing fantastic views and dramatic coastlines including sea cliffs and beaches. You also get to experience a variety of adventure pursuits along the way including Stand up Paddling, horse riding, Cycling, Coasteering, Kayaking and much more.

We are very proud of our country's heritage and make sure to bring you to castles, monasteries and areas of historical significance as well as areas of outstanding beauty. You will have ample opportunity to sample the famous Irish hospitality in the locations we have chosen to stay with traditional music in the pubs and a friendly welcome everywhere you go. Your guide is knowledgeable and personable and will do everything in his power to make your vacation in Ireland a most memorable experience.

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Day 1 : Travel from Dublin to Kerry visiting the Rock of Cashel on route. Stay Kenmare.

Day 2 : Scenic drive around the Beara peninsula. Cycle around Bare island, ferry to mainland. stay Kenmare.

Day 3 : Travel the ring of Kerry to Portmagee, get a boat to Skellig Michael unesco site (weather permitting ) or boat ride and hike through Kilarney national park and the Gap of Dunloe. Stay Dingle.

Day 4 : Swim with Fungi the Dolphin, Cycle Slea head or mountain trek on horseback with views of the Dingle peninsula. Visit Dingle distillery. Stay Dingle

Day 5 : Coasteering in Kilkea, beach walk stay in Lahinch.

Day 6 : Surfing in Lahinch, Clifftop hike along the cliffs of Moher. Traditional music night in Doolin village. Stay in Lahinch.

Day 7 : We do a hike in the Burren visiting Poulnabrone Dolmen and Corcomroe Abbey, Kayak along the base of the cliffs of Moher. Stay in Clifden

Day 8 : Scenic dive through Connemara, visit Kylemore Abbey and a working sheep farm, Famine walk. Stay Clifden

Day 9 : Explore Achill Island, its deserted village k eem bay and megalythic tomb then cycle the western greenway. Stay Westport.

Day 10 : Stand Up paddling, Eniscrone seaweed baths, Historical walking tour with sea trails. Stay Mulloghmore

Day 11 : Walk Rossnolagh beach, Hike Slieve League cliffs and visit Donegal Castle. Stay Mulloghmore.

Day 12 : Return to Dublin.

Country: Ireland
Transfer: Included
Food: Not included
Best Deal:
Yes
Registered Member of Tourism board of: Ireland
Testimonials (Website,TripAdvisor, etc.): Yes
Guide Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Experience Level: Moderate
Tour operator name: Keith McDonnell
Min group size: 6
Max group size: 16
Duration: 12
Provided Accommodation: Hotel
Included in service: Experienced guide, Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Entrance Fees, Some Adventure activities
Not included in Service: Optional extra adventure activities (Coasteering, horseriding, Kayaking), lunch and Dinner
Equipment to bring: Comfortable waterproof walking boots, Waterproof jacket & over trousers, At least 2 pair of comfortable walking trousers and breathable tops, Backpack - lined with plastic bag or waterproof cover, Gaiters & walking poles(personal choice but recommended), Thick socks / Hat / Gloves, Water bottle & lunch box
Recommended Season:
Spring
Summer
Autumn
Winter
Guaranteed departure dates: 8th May, 12th June, 10th July, 14th August, 11th September
Terms and Conditions: (Please read carefully as they set out our respective rights and obligations. Once you begin your tour, by default, you accept these terms and conditions.) Once we confirm your booking, a contract is made between us and you upon the terms and conditions set out below. We will only confirm your booking once we have received full payment for your tour. Please note the difference in terms and conditions specific to your particular tour i.e. Adventure/Walking Vs Day Tours 1. Booking Once full payment is made you will be allocated a place/places on the particular tour and a confirmation emailed to you. This is your confirmation of booking. This should be printed and saved for your own reference. Once you begin your tour, you accept and abide by these terms and conditions. We accept no responsibility for incorrect email or inability to deliver email. If your confirmation does not arrive on time or at all, then you must ask us to resend the email confirmation of the tours you have paid for. All internet bookings will be confirmed by email. We reserve the right to sell any places reserved without full payment or a deposit. It is the responsibility of the passenger to check the accuracy of dates booked upon receipt of their travel documents. A €25 single supplement fee applies for single travellers. All prices listed are per person sharing. 2. Insurance There is no travel insurance cover included in the price of the ticket. We take no responsibility for any injuries or loss to you incurred whilst you are taking part in any optional activities that are outside our all inclusive package. We strongly recommend that you take out comprehensive insurance cover for cancellation, medical expenses, personal accident, personal baggage, money and public liability before you travel. You may not be accepted as a passenger unless you have arranged satisfactory insurance. We accept no responsibility for the theft, loss or damage to personal belongings at any time during the duration of your tour. 3. Cancellation For extended tours, cancellation of your booking must be in writing or by email to us When written notification has been received by us a fee of €€25 will be levied to cover administration costs. You are entitled to a full refund only if you give us 14 days notice of your intention to cancel. You are entitled to a 50% refund if you give us 7 days notice of your intention to cancel. If you choose to cancel 7 days before the start of your tour, no refunds will be granted. You can choose to change your tour departure to another date (subject to availability). Permission to do these 48 hours before departure is subject to a €25 euro fee and is entirely at the discretion of the Management. If the reason for your cancellation is covered under your insurance policy, you may be able to make a claim under that policy. 4.Changes by us We reserve the right to change our typical itineraries at any time and at our discretion. As professionals we will endeavour to avoid this and if this is necessary, we will substitute alternative arrangements of comparable monetary value. We reserve the right to alter our itinerary in the event of happenings outside our control. This includes out/leaks of 'foot and mouth' or other contagious diseases, revolution, national or local strikes and/or protests, social disorder, political unrest. We are constantly striving to make our tours even more brilliant than they are perceived by many to be, therefore should attractions open or become open to us, that we feel will enhance your experience of our beloved motherland then we reserve the right to include these in your best interests. We reserve the right to decrease the price of our tours at any time. We reserve the right to launch amended /brochures in the public domain at any time. 5. Travelling You must obey the laws of the Republic of Ireland, If you do not do so, you may be asked to surrender your ticket, which may be cancelled without any refund. It is our representative who will decide to cancel your pass or not and their decision will be final. Your appointed Guide may need to make a decision in the interests of safety. It is a condition of bookings that you comply with the authority and decisions of the appointed representative. If you do not comply with the said representative and are not compatible with the general enjoyment and well being of members of the tour, we reserve the right to refuse to allow you to continue the tour. In such a case we will not be liable for any refund, compensation or any additional costs incurred by you. We cannot accept liability for the behaviour of others on your tour nor if any facilities are curtailed as a result of their actions. It is your responsibility to meet your tour at arranged points. Because of the nature of the service, we will not be liable if any service leaves or arrives later than its specified time, even if as a result you miss a connecting service. We will endeavour to ensure that departure and arrival are on time
Listing created Oct 13, 2015

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