What is the Wild Atlantic Way?
Experience one of the wildest, most enchanting and culturally rich coastal touring routes in the world. Wherever you travel along the Wild Atlantic Way you’ll find magic, adventure, history and beauty in abundance.
Divided into five main sections each one offers you memories that will last a lifetime. Start exploring now.
Travelling around Donegal takes in Malin Head, Fanad Head and Slieve League. The route Encompassing 556Km (346 Miles) its a sight to behold and Donegal is right at the Heart of It
Here at the Tara Hotel Killybegs we are at the Gateway to one of the premier sights the famous Slieve league, Europe's Highest Sea Cliffs.
Slieve League Cliffs Donegal
Just standing at the viewing point on Sliabh League in Donegal is all you need, an amazing sea vista and landscape open before you. From here you can see across Donegal Bay to counties Letrim, Sligo and Mayo, out to the west is the Atlantic ocean as far as the eye can see. North west is Rathlin O' Byrne island and Glencolmcille and here beside you of course is the magnificent cliffs of Sliabh Liag. Rising almost 2000 ft / 598 m from the Atlantic, one of the highest sea cliffs in Europe and twice as high as the cliffs of Mohar, at the base of the cliffs is the Giants Desk and Chair. but just as amazing as this view ,is the history we can see here.
Don't just SEE the Wild Atlantic Way, EXPERIENCE it! Atlantic Coastal Cruises is a locally owned family-run business set up in 2019.
The beautiful coastal town of Killybegs has been predominantly a commercial fishing town in Donegal Bay on the Wild Atlantic Way. Its deep water harbour enables cruise ships to visit and also boasts the unique honour of two lighthouses. Just a short sail away are the Europe's highest accesible sea cliffs at Sliabh Liag. Sail there and experience the sights and sounds of this fabulous maritime experience. And if you're lucky, you may be joined along the way by dolphins, seals and even the occasional whale!