The Wild Atlantic Way and Western Ireland : 6 cycle tours along Ireland's west coast Paperback / softback
by Tom Cooper
The Wild Atlantic Way is a driving route along Ireland's Atlantic seaboard, covering over 2,350km of coastline and showcasing the region's breathtaking landscapes.
This guide adapts the route for cyclists - and throws in a couple of other highlights (such as the Aran Islands and Killarney) for good measure. Since relatively few people are likely to have seven weeks to spare for a full Wild Atlantic Way tour, the book presents six self-contained cycle tours, each offering 7-10 days of riding.
For the full Wild Atlantic Way experience, these distinct routes can be linked together into a 44-stage trip from Derry/Londonderry to Cork. Each route includes detailed advice on accommodation and facilities, plus optional detours and shortcuts and points of interest.
The routes themselves are presented as 'route cards': ideal for use with a cycle computer, these pages provide 'at a glance' information for when you're on the road, covering navigation, facilities and local highlights.
The guide covers all the practicalities - including transport, equipment and general tips on cycling in Ireland.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 256 pages, 8 maps, numerous colour photos
- Publisher: Cicerone Press
- Publication Date: 19/06/2018
- Category: Cycling
- ISBN: 9781852849092