Cashel House Hotel , Co. Galway
Connemara Walking Break
Description: Enjoy a 2 night break in glorious Connemara and enjoy a guided walk to enjoy the wonderful scenery. Offer includes 2 nights B&B and 1 Dinner and a 3-4 hour guided walk (various different walks are available depending on your fitness level etc) Sample walks: Maumeen Mountain Pass A three to four hour hike on an ancient rocky trail to a spectacular mountain pass through the Maumturk Mountains, St Patrick the patron saint of Ireland is said to have slept here on his way to Croagh Patrick. A dramatic mountain landscape and stunning views. The terrain is mainly rough stony trail through the bog. Requires a reasonable level of fitness. Errisbeg Hill Walk -A difficult three-five hour hill walk near Roundstone. A looped walk beginning and finishing in Roundstone. Rises to 300 metres approx with views of most of Connemara and Sea Views. Terrain includes steep open hillside, wet bog, sheep track and surfaced minor road. Roundstone Bog Walk - A moderate four - five hour flat hike of the spectacular Roundstone Bog. Features extensive rare bog habitat, quaking bog, a multitude of lakes and includes the historic Derrigimlagh site where ground breaking transatlantic communications took place (Marconi's wireless telegraphy, Alcock & Brown's flight landing spot). This walk can begin near Roundstone and end at Derrygimlagh or vice versa. A car drop is required.
Valid From: 01.03.2017 To: 01.11.2017
From: €224 per person