The Wild Atlantic Way site recently listed 7 of most spectacular & breathtaking lighthouses along the route.Their recommendations, running from North to South, are:
Fanad Lighthouse & St. Johns Point, Co. Donegal
Clare Island Lighthouse, Co. Mayo & Loop Head Lighthouse, Co. Clare
Valentia Island Lighthouse, Co. Kerry
Mizen Head Station Lighthouse & Old Head of Kinsale Lighthouse, Co. Cork
If the sight of these spectacular is giving you the urge to pack your hiking boots or cycling helmet, and head to Ireland you can see these amazing structure on some of our set tours:
Our Self-Guided Donegal Hikes take you close to St. John’s Point, so you could add an extra day to this trip to visit the lighthouse.
Loop Head Lighthouse is on the route of our Clare/ Burren Self-Guided Cycle.
The West Cork Coastal Classic Self Guided Bike Tour takes you down to Kinsale on Day 2 and Mizen Head can be included as an add on day in this tour.
Let the exploring begin…..