Roundstone, Errislannan & Greenway Cycle Routes
44 Kilometres: 3+ hours
On this route cyclists can take in the lovely natural wilderness of Derrigimlagh and Roundstone bogs. They will see the site of the crash-landing of the first transatlantic flight by Alcock & Brown in 1919, as well as the old Marconi transatlantic wireless station. Further on towards Ballyconneely, Coral Strand makes a lovely photo stop. At Roundstone, one of the oldest fishing villages in Ireland, cyclists can experience the local fishermen’s’ catch of the day direct from its busy harbour. Nearby cyclists can also visit the stunning beaches of Gurteen and Dog’s Bay with their pristine white sands and azure waters. On the coast road there are fine views and generally gentle gradients.
18 Kilometres: 1.5+ hours
On this route cyclists can take in the lovely views of Ardbear, Clifden and Mannin bays surrounding this penninsular.
Self guided tour
Around every corner of every bend you can find the the most magical vista or featured fora, making the day out, special and yours. On a self guided tour you travel at your pace and time, to stop at the most amazing beaches, perhaps take a picnic looking out at the most alluring views and take in a deep breath of Connemara fresh air to rejuvenate the soul.