We took this drive on the way to clifden the view was amazing but the cyclist along the drive where very dangerous so just be careful. We where sorry we didn't have a packed lunch to enjoy while up there....
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If you are in the Clifden area this is a must do. A really enjoyable experience. You start from the center of clifden and there is a complete loop back into Clifden - about 17 kilometres. You climb up the hill out of Clifden and...More
Sky Road is a must see. We were blessed with sunny skies and heather dotting the fields all around. It took our breath away. We came up the 'back' way on R336, I suppose, as we were driving in from Killary. It's a very nice...More
There was so much hype over driving this road that we went to Clifden just to drive it. Luckily we also did Kylemore Abbey (excellent) and stayed in a wonderful B&B (Atlantic View B&B, Clifden). Those two made up for the less than stellar experience...More
The views just keep getting better as you walk along. From Connemara ponies , gorgeous fuschia hedges, stunning sea views and exceptional view of the islands, it is definitely worth the effort of walking for a couple of hours. You can always cheat and drive...More
Recommend taking something to help if you get car sick as the roads are curvy and narrow, but the views are gorgeous when you make it to the top.
forget city tours etc, if you want to see the real beauty of Ireland, drive the sky road, its just beautiful, i was delighted to leave Dublin behind and just enjoy this drive,
It was raining but the views were still stunning. Stopped for a picnic in route, really an old fashioned thing to do but so worth it