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The famous Wild Atlantic Way (WAW) is the world’s longest defined coastal touring route. It starts in Kinsale, south of Cork, and runs all along the western seaboard, tracing the Atlantic coastline as far as Malin Head, the most northerly point of Ireland.

Wild Atlantic Way logo

The Wild Atlantic Way passes just 4km from Ballycommane House, which is an ideal touring base for exploring Ireland’s southwest. Below are some beautiful places easily reached from Ballycommane.

Ahakista Dunmanus Bay
Allihies

Dunmanus Bay at Ahakista, Sheep’s Head peninsula

Coastline near Allihies, Beara peninsula

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Crookhaven

Some fine sandy beaches near Crookhaven, Mizen Head peninsula

Mizen Head Signal Station airwalk
Reenmore Strand

Mizen Head Signal Station, airwalk into Dunmanus Bay

Reenmore Strand, Sheep’s Head peninsula

Ireland beach walk
Ireland Derrynane

Derrynane