Extended Rural Ireland Experience
Our extended Rural Ireland Experience will provide you with an authentic experience of Irish life. You will learn and participate in the old farming traditions like turf cutting & stone wall building. Your host Eddie Joe will take you around his village of Carracastle and show you the remants of Mayo's ancient past with visits to ritual sites and ancient forts and you will have a comfortable night in the remoteness of County Mayo in your own traditional Irish cottage.
"Let me plan and organise your real Irish experience" - Eddie Joe
Sample 4 Day Irish Experience...
Day 3 - Exploring
Tour County Mayo
Today we will take a drive around the beautiful County Mayo taking in the following along the journey...
Westport - Explore the quaint Westport Town.
Croagh Patrick - Walk the base of the sacred mountain with stunning panoramic views of Clew Bay
Achill Island - Discover Achill Islands gems such as Minaun Mountain and Sneem Beach
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Day 4 - Exploring the Connemara area
Today we will tour the stunning Connemara region including the following along the journey
The Delphi Pass - Pass through this serene valley and learn of it's sad history.
Kylemore Abbey - Visit the romantic setting of Kylemore and tour the abbey.
Connemara National Park - Take a walk through one of the 6 national parks of Ireland.
Galway City - Explore the cobbled streets of the bohemian heart of Ireland.
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Your Irish Home...
The Dooney Family Cottage
Your unique accommodation is a restored traditional Irish cottage. You will spend the night in this comfortable and extremely cosy home located on the family farm. Burn some turf on the fire and drink hot drinks whilst watching the shooting stars in the stunningly clear Mayo sky
Your Host Eddie Dooney...
Local Farmer & Guide...
Let local heritage farmer and bog expert Eddie Joe Dooney show you around the village and farm, introducing you to the locals and providing a glimpse in Irish village life.
- Pick up from chosen location / drop off / airport transfers if required.
- 2 nights stay in traditional thatch roof cottage with comfortable, cosy, traditional interior.
- 2 nights stay in Connemara Bed & Breakfast
- 5 days of guided heritage tours as per itinerary with local farmer, guide & host Eddie Dooney.
- Fully private experience.
- Local breakfast every morning & complimentary drinks