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Explore County Mayo Beaches and Coastline

County Mayo has a North and West Atlantic coast with Ireland's largest island, Achill Island, lies off Mayo's west coast.

Mayo has Ireland's third highest cliffs, while Sliabh League in Donegal are the highest, Mayo has Croaghaun on the west of Achill island while the Benwee Head cliffs in Kilcommon Erris drop almost perpendicularly 270m (900 feet) down to the Atlantic Ocean.

Mayo Coast Map


Want some ideas on where to visit?

Every favourite location must be visited for the first time. Want some ideas, why not check out the below small selection of coastal locations, including beaches, activities, things to see and do, and places to stay and eat:

Clare Island

White Strand Beach

Ross Beach

Cong Abbey

Dugort Beach

Céide Fields

Elly Bay Beach

Achill Island lifeboat station

Silver Strand Beach

Mullaghroe Beach

Carrowmore Beach

Deserted Village