Discover this beautiful peninsula with us!
Explore Strandhill along Sligo's Wild Atlantic WayWe are offering an exclusive three day activity package for you and your friends or family which is filled with fabulous scenery, walking, local heritage, surf, archaeology and seaweed baths. Strandhill is situated near Sligo in the northwest of Ireland on a gorgeous peninsula. It is surrounded by bays and is located along the Wild Atlantic Way.
Day 1. Arrival to Sligo and Strandhill in the afternoon or evening. We recommend that you firstly settle into your bed and breakfast accommmodation (you can organise this yourself but we can recommend a few places for you if you wish) and familiarise yourselves with this cute seaside village. Breathe in Atlantic sea air, have a drink and let your hair down.
Day 2. In the morning, meet your archaeologist guide, Auriel of Seatrails at the cannon on the Strandhill promenade. Walk with Auriel for 1-2 hours as she explains the coastline showing you local flora, seaweeds, fossils and archaeology in pretty sand dunes and on an expansive shore. You will get fantastic mountain views along the way.
After a tasty lunch in the afternoon, meet acclaimed body boarder and surfer Seamus McGoldrick who will show you how to surf or accompany you for an hour or two on the board. (Alternative activity- relax by the sea, take some pics, chill out. It’s lovely here!)
After your refreshing surf, dip into a hot and luxurious seaweed bath at famous ’Voya Seaweed Baths’ afterwards and give your body a treat. You will feeling amazing after it.
In the evening, enjoy a nice meal in Strandhill Village (we recommend ’The Venue’ for good food and Sligo bay/sunset views from their huge glass windows).
Day 3. After breakfast, drive to Sligo town and meet Auriel in the centre at the tourist office and she will take you on a historic guided tour of the town for 1.5 hrs. You will get a great insight into the history and people of Sligo and see the interesting buildings and sites. You can enjoy a nice coffee by the river Garavogue during or after your tour.
Our package includes: Guided walks, surf lesson, seaweed bath
Suits ages from 10-c. 80 yrs
Price per person: Adult: €100.00, * reduced for children