Sunday 20 January 2019

10 Awesome Irish Adventures

Pól Ó Conghaile

Pól Ó Conghaile

1) Try coasteering... jumping, swimming and climbing along the coast. Pictured are coasteerers taking flight with Mór Active in Co. Kerry.
1) Try coasteering... jumping, swimming and climbing along the coast. Pictured are coasteerers taking flight with Mór Active in Co. Kerry.
2) Go horse riding in Clew Bay. Pictured are riders with Go trekking in Westport.
3) Hit the mountain biking trails in Ballyhoura. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West sampled the trails this summer.
4) Soar like a kite-surfer on Dublin's Dollymount Strand. The Dublin beach has become a Mecca for adrenaline junkies in the past decade.
5) Hike Sliabh League, Co. Donegal. The cliffs are among the tallest in Western Europe.
7) Learn to surf... surfing has played a huge part in the Irish adventure boom. Picture courtesy of Narosa Life, Co. Donegal.
6) Shoot down a zip-line... there are dozens of lines across the country, including this one at Xtreme.ie.
8) Feel the spray in your face on the Wild Atlantic Way... since its launch in April, the touring route has won rave reviews around the globe.
9) Explore the West Cork coast by kayak... pictured are paddlers near Old Head in Kinsale.
10) Walk into the wilderness in Connemara... Derrigimlagh bog is where Alcock & Brown crash-landed after completing the first transatlantic flight.

Wanna get your adrenaline on? We've compiled a gallery of 10 Irish adventures everyone should have. From hiking in Donegal to horse-riding in Clew Bay and biking in Ballyhoura, what's next on your bucket list?

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