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Ballyhaunis – Knock Cycle Loop

The road to Ballyhaunis

This is a trip to the famous Knock Shrine starts at the town of Ballyhaunis. The route gets off the main road as much as possible, while still keeping the distance down.

It’s not perfectly flat, but there a few short hills. This route is a nice way to see some of the area close-up.

Distance: 29km
Climbing: 190m
Difficulty: easy

Westport Mayo to Ballyhaunis Cycle

The road to Ballinlough

You won’t pass incredible coastal scenery or amazing UNESCO sites on this trip.

But you will enjoy a relaxed and scenic ride along exceptionally quiet roads in a part of the country overlooked by tourists who flock to Westport Mayo.

Distance: 74km
Climbing: 311m
Difficulty: average