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Clifden

4.3
Landmarks · Historic Sites · Castles

Popular things to do in Clifden

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Landmark
Sky Rd
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Castle
Clifden Castle
3.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
O`Dalaigh Jewellers
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
The town of Clifden represents a beloved Victorian style and is known for its position along County Galway's coast. For visitors interested in exploring the scenic Connemara area, this town is a good place to start. Situated above Clifden Bay, where the Owenglan River flows into the sea, the town boasts megalithic tombs and a national park, making it popular with nature lovers. Plan how to spend your time in Clifden and other destinations in Ireland using our Ireland day trip app.

Side trips from Clifden

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Farm
Killary Sheep Farm Leenane
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Castle
Ashford Castle Cong
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Church
Royal Abbey of Cong Cong
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Clifden

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Historic Site
Marconi Station
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
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Golf Course
Connemara Championship Golf Links Ballyconneely
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
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Beach
Mannin Bay Blueway
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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History Museum
Connemara Heritage and History Centre
4.3
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Clifden

Art Gallery
Lavelle Art Gallery
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
Clifden Station House Museum
2.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Historic Sites in Clifden

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Historic Site
Alcock and Brown Landing Site
3.8
Duration: 2 hours

Beaches in Clifden

Beach
Aillebrack Green Coast Beach Ballyconneely
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

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