Achill Island

Recommended
Linked to the Corraun peninsula by a bridge, Achill Island is depicted by a splendid mixture of stunning beaches, such as Trawmore Strand and Keem Strand and spectacular rock formations culminating in Slievemore (670m/2,200ft) and the Croaghaun (666m/2,190ft). Once poor and isolated, it depended on money sent back by emigrants. Today, tourism is its main source of income and surfing, sailing and sea fishing attract many summer visitors.

Useful information

Address:

Bunacurry