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Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre

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FREE OF CHARGE Connemara National Park is one of Ireland's six National Parks. The Visitor Centre for the National Park is located beside Letterfrack Village. Entrance to the National Park grounds (trails), exhibition and Audio Visual is FREE OF...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Connemara National Park Connemara National Park Connemara, Co Galway | Near the village of Letterfrack, Galway, Ireland
+353 95 41054
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Reviewed yesterday

Visitor Centre was a nice starting point for a great hike. Staff were very friendly and gave good advice regarding hiking the mountain and the various trails. People of all ages were on their way up or down. Hike is very manageable, although we only...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GWats97
Reviewed 1 week ago

The visitor centre is located uphill from the main road, well signposted. Large car park. The day we were there was pouring rain so the centre was a welcome relief. An interesting exhibit / museum on the local area, very informative. Nice little tearoom. Worth...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jane C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beautiful walk in the middle of Connemara will take your breath away. The mountain walk will take about an hour to get to the top. The walk is a medium walk and the average person would have no problem doing it.Parts of the walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pascal664
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very seasonal place to visit. In February, the toilets were open, the coffee shop was able to rustle up two lattes and there was a good walk up onto the hillside, well signposted. But mostly it was closed. Still good to visit,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Trisha_Elliott
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Natural beauty at its finest. Well worth cycling through the National Park as you can take in more of the beauty.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ofarrellrichard
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Very beautiful nature. Suitable alleys a built and signs to show the trail level are setup everywhere. The visitor center provides interesting exhibitions and also coffee and food.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank fn12637
Reviewed 7 February 2019

Depends on the weather but it is one of the most beautiful places in Ireland. Climbed Diamond hill for my mums birthday and the scenery was just stunning

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Leah M
Reviewed 31 January 2019

The walking trail is in great condition and allows for a relaxed hike while taking in the beautiful panoramic views.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank karens729
Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

Connemara is an exceptionally beautiful part of Ireland and you can do several wonderful walks through the park that are filled with amazing views. Plenty of interesting flora and fauna can be seen along the way and there are different walks to suit different abilities....More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank BanzaiClepton
Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

I am a regular visitor to experience these great walks and magnificent scenery - the National Park is a ‘must see’ for any visit to Connemara. Great credit to all the staff who show great commitment to the daily upkeep and maintenance of the entire...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Declan M
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10 August 2018|
Response from sharrongeg | Reviewed this property |
If your wheelchair is motorized, you will probably be OK. Mostly flat and rocky. Note - it will be a bumpy ride.
8 August 2018|
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Response from Marina A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are allowed and very welcome but you need to know that there are sheep's around you need to make sure that dog don't chase them ( farmers don't like that :) )
8 August 2018|
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