Guided Walking Tours

Customised Guided Walking Tours of Connemara for Small Groups
Walk Connemara, owned and operated by Paul Phelan, is offering multi-day guided walking tours specially designed to suit groups arriving from Frankfurt and Paris on Ryanair’s new services to Knock Ireland West Airport. The tours are ideally suited to groups of 4-8 people. Larger groups can be accommodated on the less challenging walks, and they can also cater for individuals or smaller groups. Please email them to enquire at

Ross Beach close to Cornerstones B&B

Details of the walking tours are given below:

  • Flexible duration of 2 to 9 days.
  • Guided by experienced local guide Paul Phelan, author of “Connemara and Mayo – A Walking Guide”, who speaks some French and understands some German. 
  • Wide range of fitness levels catered for; from groups of walkers with an average fitness level, to moderately fit groups, and groups of extremely fit hikers.
  • Scheduled around the new low-cost Ryanair flights to Knock Ireland West from Frankfurt and Paris, with a guided afternoon/evening walk on the day of arrival and guided walks each subsequent day (apart from the day of departure). 
  • Walks customised to meet your needs and interests.
  • Local accommodation available in award-winning Cornerstones B&B 
  • Tours are based in North-West Connemara, about 1½ hours’ drive from Knock Ireland West Airport, adjacent to the 12 Bens mountain range and the coast, and convenient to Letterfrack, Clifden and Cleggan.
  • Cost includes the use of walking poles and two signed copies of the book “Connemara and Mayo – A walking Guide” (per group).

Walking near Killary Harbour  Further details of the walks can be found by

  clicking on the link below.

  Or Contact Paul Phelan at



Walks booked with Walk Connemara entitle you to Complimentary Tea/Coffee with fresh homemade scones on arrival served with our homemade jam. 

Packed lunches can also be provided for your days walking.