The route follows the Irish coastline in a clock-wise direction from Waterford. It will lead us through some of the most beautiful scenery in western Europe and take us to some of Ireland’s most spectacular wildlife sites.
The itinerary for the tour is:
1st August: Distance -151km
National Biodiversity Data Centre to Whitegate, Co. Cork.
2nd August: Distance -160km
Whitegate, Co. Cork to Clonakilty, Co. Cork.
3rd August: Distance -120km
Clonakilty, Co. Cork to Schull, Co. Cork.
4th August: Distance -131km
Schull, Co. Cork to Adrigole, Co. Cork.
5th August: In and around Adrigole (Rest Day)
6th August: Distance -139km
Adrigole, Co. Cork to Caherdaniel, Co. Kerry.
7th August: Distance -103km
Caherdaniel, Co. Kerry to Kilorglin, Co. Kerry.
8th August: Distance -120km
Kilorglin, Co. Kerry to Cloghane, Co. Kerry.
9th August: Distance -122km
Cloghane, Co. Kerry to Kilrush, Co. Clare.
10th August: Shannon Estuary (Rest day)
11th August: Distance -127km
Kilrush, Co. Clare to Doolin, Co. Clare.
12th August: Distance -123km
Doolin, Co. Clare to Carraroe, Co. Galway.
13th August: Distance -126km
Carraroe, Co. Galway to Cleggan, Co. Galway
14th August: Inisbofin, Co. Galway. (Rest day)
15th August: Distance -103km
Cleggan, Co. Galway to Newport, Co. Mayo.
16th August: Distance -140km
Newport, Co. Mayo to Rossport, Co. Mayo.
17th August: Distance -122km
Rossport, Co. Mayo to Sligo, Co. Sligo.
Mullaghmore and surrounds. (Rest day)
19th August: Distance -120km
Sligo, Co. Sligo to Glencolumbkille, Co. Donegal.
20th August: Distance -140km
Glencolumbkille, Co. Dongeal to Falcarragh, Co. Donegal.
21st August: Distance -144km
Falcarragh, Co. Donegal to Buncrana, Co. Donegal.
22nd August: Inishowen Peninsula (Rest day)
23rd August: Distance -115km
Buncrana, Co. Donegal to Derry, Co. Derry.
24th August: Distance -130km
Derry, Co. Derry to Cushendun, Co. Antrim
25th August: Distance -137km
Cushendun, Co. Antrim to Ballywalter, Co. Down.
26th August: Distance -124km
Ballywalter, Co. Down to Ardglass, Co. Down.
27th August: Strangford Lough. (Rest day)
28th August: (Distance -130km)
Ardglass, Co. Down to Dundalk, Co. Louth.
29th August: Distance -124km
Dundalk, Co. Louth to Dublin.
30th August: Distance -117km
Dublin to Courtown, Co. Wexford.
31st August: Distance -150km
Courtown, Co. Wexford to Waterford, Co. Waterford.