Enjoy one of the daily cruise sailings on beautiful Lough Corrib with its 365 islands and relish the stunning views of Ashford Castle from the lake.
Two cruises, departing from Lisloughrey Pier near Cong village, are on offer: the 1 hour History Cruise, available 365 days of the year and the 2 hour Island Cruise, which includes a stop-off at Inchagoill Island with a talk on the in-depth history of the island, available in June, July, August and September.
No visit to Westport would be complete without a cruise on Clew Bay, you will discover a seal colony, beautiful sandy beaches and many sheltered islands and enjoy unforgettable views on Croagh Patrick, Murrisk Abbey and Inishgort lighthouse.
The cruises depart from Westport Harbour, located opposite the Clewbay Heritage Centre from May to September.
Did you know?
John Lennon owned and stayed on Dorinish Island, a remote island in Clew Bay, which he planned to turn into a hideaway retreat.
About this little island Yoko Ono said: "a place where we thought we could escape the pressures and spend some undisturbed time together".
The two islands are steeped in history, beauty and peace. Clare Island boasts the castle of the Pirate Queen, Grace O'Malley, and a Cistercian Abbey.