If you want to have some fun on the water during your time in Wesport, heading out to the Clew Bay Hotel would be your best bet for the best surfing and sailing that the area has to offer. Ireland might not have the same waves as the Mediterranean Sea, but the Atlantic Ocean does offer ideal conditions for those looking for extreme watersports opportunities.
For those looking for a simple boat trip out on the water, Clew Bay Safaris run daily tours from Clew Bay to the ocean with great wildlife and seal watching opportunities. If you are looking to surf and sail, there are two-hour surfing lessons available that include wet suit and board for hire. There’s also the nearby Glenan’s Irish Sailing Club for sailing enthusiasts.
Visitors can also check out exclusive day sails, Island hopping weekends, and longer coastal cruises. Killary cruises offer a 90-minute catamaran trip to the mouth of Killary Fjord from just outside Leenane. With all these activities, visitors are guaranteed and exciting time on the water in Westport.