Things to Do
Brooklodge B&B Westport County Mayo
Activities & Adventure
Great Western Greenway: Escape the bustle of urban life on the longest off-road walking and cycling experience in Ireland.
Horse Riding, Hiking and Walking, Cycling: Ride along the beaches of Westport or take in the beautiful scenery walking or cycling one of the several trails and paths passing through Westport. Climbing Croagh Patrick is the must-do when in Westport, views across Clew Bay and its 365 islands are stunning.
àIreland West Sea Kayaking offer kayaking courses and guided trips to cater for all abilities in the stunning settings of Galway Bay and Clew Bay.
àSurf Westport prides itself at getting people surfing quickly; individual attention is given to all students, and they have a very high success rate.
àDrummindoo Stud & Equitation Centre for horse trekks along the beach experiencing the landscape of beautiful Westport
Arts, Culture & Heritage
àDiscover Westport House Estate with art, antiques, achitecture and links to Ireland’s Pirate Queen. This is also great for a whole day of family fun with lots to do for kids.
àCheck out the art shops and galleries on the main streets in the town and the quays of Westport.
à While Matt Molloy’s is the most famous pub in Westport, Hoban’s is a secret suggestions for traditional Irish sessions and tale telling.
àTry the Gourmet Greenway Mayo’s finest food trail – a feast for all seasons!
à Westport Country Market A wealth of local produce on offer every Thursday morning
Westport Arts Festival 1st-14th October
Westport International Sea Angling Festival – Shore Competition 20th June, 2012.
Westport Music Festival early August – (dates yet to be confirmed).
Westport Sea Summit Adventure Race 3rd November 2012. This Adventure Race will cater for beginner, intermediate and advanced athletes, with a mix of road running, cycling and a mountain hike.
Westport Food Festival 31st August-2nd September, 2012
For more tips on what to do in and around Westport check out Discover Ireland
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