County Mayo

County Mayo

While Mayo County is not one of the most popular counties for visitors, it does offer countless sights to visit. The coastal landscapes and its rugged terrain make it a destination of choice for those who love the great outdoors. And don’t miss the small towns: with an area of 5,397km² and a population of 123,900, you will be faced with a county of many possibilities!

Visit Mayo

A region still confidential, rich in tourist treasures!

Situated on the west coast of Ireland, in the province of Connacht, the county has many lakes and rivers suitable for fishing and nautical activities. Other activities include numerous hiking trails, huge parks for golf, and the opportunity to explore and visit many historical and archaeological sites, such as Croagh Patrrick Mountain and Ballintubber Abbey.

County Mayo: discover the map

(Tourist sites and places to eat and drink)

County Mayo: activities and sites to visit

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One of the most beautiful beaches in Ireland! Often rewarded, it will seduce you by its exceptional wild landscapes between bay and mountains!

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A high place of pilgrimage! One usually walks there to pay homage to Saint Patrick, patron saint of Ireland.

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A beautiful peninsula, famous for the Dun Briste, a piece of cliff that literally stood out in the open sea.

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A piece of cliff that broke away from the Irish cliffs of the Downpatrick Peninsula. Its spectacle is breathtaking!

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Put on your hiking boots, and set off to conquer these magnificent Irish mountains!

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A hyper tourist place of County Mayo, which will make you skirt a magnificent Irish lake, bordered by mountains!

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A completely renovated castle, converted into a luxury hotel!

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Another beautiful beach to fall ashore on Achill Island. A 100% unspoilt beach in the heart of the wilderness!

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