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The Connemara Loop

The Connemara Loop, to the North West of Connemara is one of the most scenic places to visit in the West of Ireland. Now part of the Wild Atlantic Way, this corner of Connemara, with its ever changing landscape, presents visitors with the most spectacular mountain views, mist covered lakes, pre-historic bogs, shady glens and remote, unspoilt beaches facing out towards the wild Atlantic.

The landscape is dotted with quaint but lively villages where modern conveniences are available along with an opportunity to step back in time to a more relaxed era at a slower pace of life. The Connemara Loop is the ideal location all year round for holiday getaways with your family or for couples looking to escape to a unique destination of for adventure back-packers of all ages.

The Connemara Loop is well signposted and takes you through the villages and townlands of Maam Cross, Maam, Leenane, Killary Fjord, Lettergesh, Tully Cross, Tully, Renvyle, Derryinver, Letterfrack, Kylemore, the Inagh Valley and Recess.

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Upcoming Events
Galway Races Summer Festival (27th July - 02nd August 2015)
Dress up for ladies day and cheer on your horse this July at the world famous Galway Races Summer Festival.
Galway International Arts Festival (13th - 26th July 2015)
The Galway International Arts Festival has confirmed an internationally acclaimed line-up of music, dance, theatre, comedy, street events and art...
Galway Film Fleadh (7th - 12th July 2015)
Ireland's leading film festival, the Galway Film Fleadh is a six-day international event welcoming a diversity of films from around the world.
Galway Garden Festival (4th - 5th July 2015)
The 6th annual Galway Garden Festival will take place on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th July and promises to be a very special weekend.
Traidphicnic (3rd - 5th July 2015)
Traidphicnic is a wonderful festival, celebrating the vibrant culture and traditions of Ireland and taking place in the scenic village of Spiddal.
Roundstone Bay 8K (27th June 2015)
The 5th annual Roundstone Bay 8K takes place on Saturday May 27th @1pm in the heart of Connemara.
The Galway Sessions (15th - 21st June 2015)
The Galway Sessions is the annual festival of Irish trad, promoting the cultural links between Ireland and Scotland.
Galway Bike Festival (13th - 21st June 2015)
The 5th annual Galway Bike Festival from 13th - 21st June and promises to be a wonderful event for all cycling enthusiasts.
Connemara Bog Week (22nd May - 01st June 2015)
Connemara Bog Week celebrates its 31st anniversary this year with lots of special events planned.


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