Take in some of Ireland’s wildest and rugged scenery and climb its highest peak in the west on this stunning walking holiday
Oscar Wilde described Connemara and Mayo as ‘a savage beauty’ and even today the region retains its unspoilt wildness. On this seven day hiking trip we’ll summit three of the highest mountains in west of Ireland including the highest peak in west Ireland, Mweelrea and we’ll tackle Ireland’s most famous pilgrimage mountain, Croagh Patrick, in the remotest hills of Connemara. This really is the edge of the western world with stunning views across the Atlantic and the freshest breezes in Europe. Away from the touristy spots, you can Immerse yourself in Ireland’s folklore, geology, archaeology and natural history as you experience the wildernesses of western Ireland.