Many of Galway’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance of Recess, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. The Dan O'Hara's Connemara Heritage and History Centre and the Sheep And Wool Centre are amongst the interesting place to visit here. Two more worthwhile attractions that are located close by Recess are the Connemara National Park and Kylemore Abbey.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Station House Museum in Clifden.
To surround yourself with nature, plan a trip to the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to relax. Discover the most popular coastal spots nearby such as the Dog's Bay Beach in Roundstone, Lettergesh Beach in Letterfrack and the Gurteen Bay Beach.
To make the most of Recess, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Ardagh Hotel & Restaurant, Clifden, the Bards Den - Hostel, Letterfrack and the Carna Bay Hotel are just three of the many great places to stay around here.