DISCOVER MAYO ON IRELAND'S WILD ATLANTIC WAY
Embrace the Wild Atlantic Way of life and journey through the 2500 km route of twists and turns and discover Newport at the heart of it all. Half way along the this stretch of western coastline with you'll find charm, character and weather that has a mind of its own. Head west, step out of the car and simply inhale. The nature and landscape is second to none and the stranger you'll meet will feel like old friends. In Newport, you have to give into the elements and adopt the local way of life, a pace will replenish your spirits and lift your heart. When you’re here, there is nowhere else. The vibe and feeling is what the Wild Atlanitic Way is all about. Enjoy what you don’t often, get unexpectedly mesmerised by the lull of a swell, encourage the kids to get grass-stained, sandy-socked and windswept. Stop to appreciate the way of life that welcomes you with a hearty slap on the back and a friendly wink and a nod.
Great Western Greenway
Wander along Ireland’s longest off-road cycling and walking trail on the Wild Atlantic Way. Discover historic towns along coastal havens and enjoy breathtaking views over the bay of County Mayo. The Great Western Greenway is a pathway packed with some of Ireland’s best cycling scenery. So hop on your bicycle and from Newport - head towards Westport or follow the most scenic route towards Mulranny and Achill.