: West Ireland Airport Knock
Within easy reach of these country cottages you can choose from many interesting and exciting day trips, examples of which include: Ballintubber Abbey and the nearby Celtic Furrow tracing 5,000 years of Irish culture; Croagh Patrick, Ireland's holy mountain with the National Famine Memorial sculpture at its foot in the village of Murrisk; Historically famous Céide Fields near Ballycastle in North Mayo; Foxford Woollen Mills;; National Museum of Country Life near Castlebar; Knock Marian Shrine, scene of an miraculous apparition in 1879; Fishing in a myriad of lakes and rivers as well as deep sea-angling off the coast; Watersports, sandy beaches and beautiful islands; Hiking and walking - quiet country lanes, hill-walking; Golf links and courses in nearby Westport, Castlebar, Ballinrobe, Claremorris. Superb restaurants, traditional pubs of character in surrounding areas
Ireland West Airport Knock - 45 mins drive. Galway city - 60 mins.