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Connemara Wild Atlantic Way Beach Horseback Ride from Galway

Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland

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Adult(s) x (Age 18 To 64)
Senior(s) x (Age 65 To 99)
Youth(s) x (Age 12 To 17)
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  • All necessary equipment included
  • Excellent value for money
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city


After arriving in Cleggan village (transport not included in this package), make your way to the riding center at the entrance of Cleggan village, where you will present your voucher at reception. Then you will gear up for the ride. Hats and boots will be supplied by the riding center. Make sure you bring appropriate rain and wind gear.

In the arena you will meet your guides and your horse for the day. The guides will make sure that you feel comfortable and safe. After a short assessment you will leave for the pony trek towards the beautiful Omey Beach and Omey Island. The guide will lead you off road, where you will pass Courthoor Lough and you can see some famous Connemara Ponies in the fields.

Arriving in Claddaghduff, you are right on the Wild Atlantic Way and will make your way to one of its signature points, Omey Island, which is a designated Special Area of Conservation. On the beautiful Omey Beach you have the chance to take pictures and depending on your level of experience you can canter or gallop across the white sand. Novices are kept safely in walk and trot. Then you cross Omey Beach the guide will lead you to the other side of Omey Island, where you have a fantastic view over the Atlantic Ocean. Then you make your way back to Omey Beach, where the horses can cool themselves while riding through the sea.

Depart Omey Beach and ride back to the riding center to dismount at the conclusion of your memorable horseback riding experience.


  • Horseback riding tour
  • Hats and boots are available at the riding center
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from Cleggan village
Additional Info:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • As times of rides are tide dependent. Once booking is received, a Beach Horse riding VOUCHER will be supplied AFTER booking with ride times and details for date booked. Please print out and bring with you to validate
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
  • Not recommended for participants with back problems
  • Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant women

Meeting Point

Cleggan Riding Centre.
Departure Time:
Time of ride is tide dependent:
Summer between 7:30am and 9pm Winter between 9am and 4:30pm You will be advised on exact time upon booking.
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point.
  • Connemara Wild Atlantic Way Beach Horseback Ride from Galway


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