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The Great Western Greenway is the most popular cycle route in the country and the centerpiece of Westport’s bid to become a major cycling hub.
The flat 42km off-road cycling and walking route goes through beautiful scenery.
This ride is the long way to get to Ballina, but that means you get to see some of the wildest, most remote Mayo countryside.
Ceide Fields is the most extensive Stone Age site in the world and lies very far from the tourist path.
Mulranny is the start point for this adventure on Achill Island – famous for its beauty. Cycle out to Achill Sound and then enjoy the breathtaking Atlantic Drive scenic route.
For those who have the energy, the climb to Menaun offers one of the most spectacular views in the region.
After a visit to the quiet eastern end of Keel Beach beneath Menaun, you have an optional detour to the deserted village before riding around the north side of the island.
You head south from Achill Sound along a quiet road with a memorial to the Spanish Armada and fantastic views of Clare Island and Croagh Patrick.