Maam Cross Vacations
Maam Cross is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Galway as a large number of the area’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Glengowla Mines and Inchagoill are amongst the popular places to discover here. Also worth checking out are Lough Corrib and Aughnanure Castle.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find many unique cultural highlights in and around Maam Cross. There are many excellent destinations where you can spend an afternoon such as the Quiet Man Museum in Cong, the Sheep And Wool Centre in Leenane and the Dan O'Hara's Connemara Heritage and History Centre in Clifden.
Get active out-of-doors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Watch as the birds wheel overhead, skim rocks in the shallows and enjoy some sunshine at nearby Coral Beach in Carraroe, the Dog's Bay Beach in Roundstone and Lettergesh Beach in Letterfrack. Enjoy the nearby wilderness by heading to the Connemara National Park in Letterfrack. When Mother Nature beckons, visit Brigit's Garden in Oughterard, one of the places where you can escape the crowds.
After spending the day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Maam Cross, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Ashford Castle, Cong, the Ross Lake House Hotel, Oughterard, or the Bards Den - Hostel, Letterfrack.