Seller
Your price
£9.71
RRP: £14.95
Save £5.24 (35%)
Dispatched within 2-3 working days.

The Wild Atlantic Way and Western Ireland

6 cycle tours along Ireland's west coast

By (author) Tom Cooper
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Cicerone Press, Kendal, United Kingdom
Published: 19th Jun 2018
Dimensions: w 120mm h 170mm d 15mm
Weight: 306g
ISBN-10: 1852849096
ISBN-13: 9781852849092
Barcode No: 9781852849092
Synopsis
Boasting deserted beaches, towering sea-cliffs and tiny harbours - not to mention rich cultural and historical interest - the west of Ireland has much to entice the visitor, and with many miles of quiet roads, it's a cyclist's paradise. 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 - and also offers background information on geology, plants and wildlife, history and culture to enhance your journey. The result is an ideal companion to discovering western Ireland, where magnificent scenery, a vibrant music scene and a warm Irish welcome await the turn of your pedals.

New & Used

Seller Information Condition Price
-New£9.71
+ FREE UK P & P

What Reviewers Are Saying

Be the first to review this item. Submit your review now