Join us on this fantastic adventure around Ireland, taking in the breath-taking scenery and stunning riding road, as we follow the famous Wild Atlantic Way. From Joey’s memorial and the Giant causeway of Northern Ireland to the west coast of Southern Ireland and Ring of Kerry.
We have graded this tour – Suitable for all
The group will meet at the ferry terminal Holyhead before boarding the ferry to Dublin, once we’re off and regrouped we’ll head towards Belfast and on to Ballymoney and Joey’s Memorial. After a quick stop, it’s off to the Giant’s Causeway. The Giant’s Causeway is an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. After spending some time discovering this world heritage site we’ll saddle up and head to our hotel for the evening.
Day 2: Northern Ireland to Sligo (180 miles)
After breakfast, we’ll head to Southern Ireland and the start of the wild Atlantic way. Irelands first long – distance touring route, stretching along the Atlantic Coast from Donegal to cork and our route for the next four days. We’ll ride Benbulbin a large rock formation, which is part of the Dartry Mountains. Today we will finish our route in the town of Sligo, a vibrant place with great nightlife.
Day 3: Sligo to Westport (160 miles)
Today we continue south past the Ceide Fields, the oldest and largest stone-walled village in the world 5200BC. We ride through Ballycroy National park, the Nephin Beg Mountains and Europe’s largest expanse of Blanket bog before reaching our hotel for the night in Westport.
Day 4: Westport to Dingle (270 miles)
After a hearty breakfast, we load up and continue on our tour of the west coast heading for Dingle we head past Dunquire Castle (Castle Optional stop), where you can walk up a very narrow stone stairwell to the top of the castle. From here we head through Ballyvaughan, past Poulnabrone Megalithic Portal Tomb and on to Dingle, home to Fungie.
Day 5: Dingle to Adrigole (210 miles)
After Breakfast we leave Dingle behind us, head for Killarney and the Ring of Kerry, an iconic riding route for over a century and there’s a good reason for this – it’s always stunning. Taking us through Muckross, Killarney national park and Moll’s Gap. From here we follow the spectacular coastline and great biking curves all the way to Waterville, from here we’ll do the Skelling Ring, climb Coomanaspic Mountain and take in the breathtaking views down the other side, before rejoining the Ring of Kerry. Next, we take on Ballaghbeama Gap and Healy’s pass before heading for Adrigole and a well-earned Guinness.
Day 6: Adrigole to Rosslare (215 miles)
Our last day, but don’t worry there’s still plenty of roads to test us and views to behold, continuing along the Wild Atlantic Way we pass Mizen Head and Drombeg Stone Circle as we head to cork and along the coast to Rosslare our final destination of our tour.
Day 7: Rosslare to Fishguard (Ferry Crossing)
Time to catch our ferry back to the mainland, say our goodbyes and until the next time head our separate ways home.
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On all our tours it is a condition of booking that you hold valid and adequate breakdown / recovery insurance which includes repatriation of you, your pillion (if applicable) and your motorcycle.