27 Photos that will make you want to Discover Ireland Right Now

When we drove the Wild Atlantic Way we were simply blown away by the views that we saw. From the rugged coastline of Slea Head to the beautiful Loughs of Connemara there was something for everyone around every corner. This was by far the best way to Discover Ireland.

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Discover Ireland Now!

We started our trip in Dublin, before leaving for your coastal trip, make sure to spend a couple of days exploring the capital city. Check out our Best Things to do in Dublin, Ireland article for travel ideas.

Now I could tell you about all of the great things we saw but I think that photos would do a better job at that.

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Mount Errigal at Sunrise in Donegal, Ireland

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Sunset at Fanad Head Lighthouse on the Wild Atlantic Way

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The famous Ha'Penny Bridge in Dublin, Ireland

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Reflections of the Twelve Bens in Connemara, Ireland

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10 Best Scenic Views on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way

 

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Driving the Wild Atlantic Way of Ireland will take a while. You will find that you end up pulling your car over every chance you get to take in the incredible scenic views.

 

 

 

Offbeat Things to do on The Wild Atlantic Way of Ireland

 

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We’ve already told you about the incredible scenic views on the Atlantic coast. Well, now it is time to tell you about the things to do on the Wild Atlantic Way. There’s more to Ireland than simply drinking Guinness at the pub and here’s our top recommendations.

 

 

 

Where to stay while on the Wild Atlantic Way

 

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The Wild Atlantic Way is a 2500km motor route along the Atlantic coast of Ireland. There are hundreds of places to stay along the way ranging from hostels and B&Bs for as little as €20 a night.

 

 

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A beautiful Sunset from Horn Head in Donegal Ireland

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The Famous Bee Hive huts of Skellig Michael on the Wild Atlantic Way

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Sunset at Lough Eske Castle in Ireland

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The ruins of Dun Aengus on the Aran Islands in Ireland

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Looking out over Little Skellig on the Wild Atlantic Way

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Sunset over the Cliffs of Moher

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Taking in the view from horseback over the Dingle Peninsula in Ireland

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A Fisherman repairs his boat along the Wild Atlantic Way

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The village of Port Magee in Ireland

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The Slea Head Drive is not to be missed along the Wild Atlantic Way

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Looking back over Killary Fjord in Glennagevlaugh, Ireland

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Morning arrives on the Wild Atlantic Way.

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Yes, there are beaches along the wild Atlantic way. Like this one at Rossbleigh Beach

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Street Performers abound in Temple Bar in Dublin.

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The mighty Mizen Head in County Cork.

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You cannot miss the Kylemore Abbey.

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The rugged coastline is never ending on the Wild Atlantic Way.

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The Burren and the Hole of Sorrows is just another place you have to visit in Ireland

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The landscape is always changing on the Wild Atlantic Way

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Malin Head is the Northern most point in Ireland.

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The beauty of Slieve League in Donegal on the Wild Atlantic Way

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Golden hour on the Dingle Peninsula

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