The Adventure Islands

Top 10 Things to do in Westport

things to do in WestportWestport is Ireland's most popular cosmopolitan holiday destinations for many reasons. To start with the amount of Adventure activities are second to none. Westport has fantastic safe locations to explore the beautiful shore lines of Clew Bay or climb the outstanding landscapes that over look it. The Town won the best place to live in 2012 along with many other awards.

Westport is now know as "The Adventure Capital of Ireland" and why not, it really has it all. For all things Water, Westport's Blue flag beaches, perfect surfing waves for all levels, Kite Surfing, Sailing, Stand-up Paddle Boarding, Sit on top Kayaking, Snorkeling, Sea Kayaking, Coasteering, Sea Safari tours and that's just on the water. Or if you would prefer some land activities, again Westport has so many to offer like High Ropes, Combat Games, Zipline, Archery, Archery Tag, Tree Climbing, Paintball, Beach Horse Riding, Biking on the Greenway, Zorbing, Mountain Climbing, and Rock Climbing.

So if you are looking for the best weekend away packed full of new experiences and adventures, Westport is calling you. A visit to Westport is not complete without a trip up its holy mountain, Croagh Patrick. Then after a super day of Adventure you can relax and enjoy the amazing night life in Westport town and after return to one of the many top class hotels. Try out some of the yummy restaurants, there are so many with lovely atmosphere and a fine range of beautiful dishes to wet anyone's pallet. Westport has many Bars packed full of entertaining music and culture, the restaurants full of charm and friendly staff.

If you are looking for a less active stay in Westport then take a drive out by Clew Bay and see the amazing view's along the shore of the Wild Atlantic Way as you make your way towards Achill Island.

The quality of life really shows in the friendly people who live in Westport. They must be the most happiest people in the World and why would they be any other way. They get to live in the best please in Ireland surrounded by great food, music, culture and outstanding landscapes of Clew Bay and beautiful coastlines all around the Heart beat of the Wild Atlantic Way. 

Find your fun and put together your own "must-see" and "must-do" list from among the varied things to do in Westport.

From attractions to sports and outdoors, you'll find so many activities and things to do in Westport that you might have to spend an extra night!

Things to do in Westport by Category

Stags and Hens

he Adventure Islands Stags or Hens Getaway is the best Adventure package with fantastic value. We sort out everything, your accommodation requirements; adventure activities, nightclub admission, and evening meal out on the town along with pick ups & drops at the Westport train station if required. We also know the Best Bars to go into.

Schools & Youth Group Programs

Schools groups are a large part of our offering. "The Adventure Islands" schools program balance fun, excitement and personal development all within the highest safety standards possible. We here at "The Adventure Islands" run programs tailored to providing outstanding school multi-activity programs on Our Private Island and Westport Bases.

Westport Activities Packages

Westport Activity Packages for the young to the young at heart, are available at The Adventure Islands. Our speciality is bringing the great outdoors to you. Activity packages are available for couples, families, schools and all types of groups.

Water Powered Activities

For the thrill seeker we offer waterskiing, wakeboarding, kneeboarding and more. For a more relaxed pace we offer Kayak and Stand up Paddle Boarding to allow you to explore the regions at your own pace, with the benefit of our local knowledge.

Land Based Fun Activities

From historical walking tours, ghost tours, castles, forts, galleries and shops, arts & crafts, horse riding, golf . With our marina, a yacht club, and activity centres.

Group Activities

The friendly competition out in the fresh air is a great way to encourage positive emotions while reducing stress levels. We offer a wide variety of year-round outdoor team building events. Each of the activities, games and ideas we use is designed to mix risk-free challenges with pure, unbridled fun.

Corporate Packages

Each of our Activities has its enthusiastic fans. And each program is the perfect catalyst for helping certain organizations achieve certain goals. Still, some of our offerings do get requested more than others. Think of this as good place to begin the search for your next team building success story.

 


Recommended things to do in Westport

Clew Bay | Discover

Activity Brief

TIME: 4 hours by appointment
PRICE: €50 per person 
LOCATION: Rosmoney- Collanmore Island

ACTIVITY: Kayaking, Snorkeling & Sea Trampolines
REQUIRED: Old pair of runners & towel

 

Explore all the wonders of Clew bay and its outstandng beauty; on, below and in the water.

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Adventure | Cross Fire - Archery Tag

Activity Brief

TIME: 1 hour 
PRICE: €12 per person
LOCATION: The Adventure Islands - Westport House 

 

Looking for Adventure in Westport, then you have come to the right place. Archery Tag is a great activity for any groups, and lots of fun. Archery Tag is a newe and exciting Adventure Activity. 

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Company Incentives

Westport is one of Ireland's premier business destinations for conferences and off-site meetings. We have a Fantastic Location in Clew Bay for that Business get away. Our Luxury Private Island Lodge just 2 minutes of the Mainland and just 12 minutes from Westport. What better way to promote creative thinking and collaboration than to let the Adventure Islands provide an outdoor experience for your team that will showcase the best reason for coming to Mayo.

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Clew Bay | Crest

Activity Brief

TIME: 9am - 5pm
PRICE: €40 per person
LOCATION: Achill Island

ACTIVITY: Surfing
REQUIRED: Towel and swimming gear

 

Our highly experienced surf instructors can provide you with the knowledge you need to catch your first wave or improve your skills. Transport provided from Maxol garage to Achill island.

Read more: Clew Bay | Crest

Clew Bay | Force

Activity Brief

TIME: 10am-5pm
PRICE: €60 per person
LOCATION: Rosmoney - Collanmore Island

ACTIVITY: Multiple Activity - min 6 people
REQUIRED: Swimming gear & towel

 

Come and enjoy a full day of activities: Sailing, Wakeboarding, Sea Kayaking and Water Skiing..

Read more: Clew Bay | Force

Clew Bay | Sail

Activity Brief

TIME: 10am-1pm or 2pm-5pm
PRICE: €40 per person half day, €70 full day
LOCATION: Rosmoney - Collanmore Island

ACTIVITY: Sailing - min 4 people
REQUIRED: Swimming gear & towel

 

Perfect sheltered conditions off Collanmore island to practice and learn sailing with our team of instructors. An amazing and exhilirating way to view the bay.

Read more: Clew Bay | Sail

School Force 4 | Climb, Zip, Jump & Dash

Activity Brief

PRICE: € 40 per person
LOCATION: Westport House, The Adventure Islands

ACTIVITY: 24 Elements of the High Ropes, Zip Line, Free Fall, Archery & Combat Games

 

The full 24 elements of our High Ropes with Free Fall jump and Zip Line descent followed by Archery and Combat Games.

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Clew Bay | Spray

Activity Brief

TIME: 10am-2pm or 2pm-6pm
PRICE: €50 per person half day, €70 full day
LOCATION: Rosmoney- Collanmore Island

ACTIVITY: Water skiing - Wakeboarding
REQUIRED: Swimming gear & towel

 

Wakeboarding combines the excitement of surfing and boarding into one amazing sport, or waterski to ride the waves behind a motorboat.

Read more: Clew Bay | Spray

High 5 Challenge

Activity Brief

PRICE: € 50 per Adult, €45 per Child and €160 for a Family of 4.
LOCATION: Westport House, The Adventure Islands

ACTIVITY: High Ropes, Zip Line, Archery Tag, Combat Games & Archery
Further discounts for larger groups, call us! 098 26907

 

Westport High 5 Challenge, Climb, swing and jump 24 elements of the High Ropes. Zip off to combat zone, do battle in our gaming forest. Finish challenge in Archery range.

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School High Target | Archery, 12 Elments & Free Fall

Activity Brief

PRICE: € 10 per person
LOCATION: Westport House, The Adventure Islands

 
 

Traverse 12 Elements of our new High Ropes course. Free Fall to the forest floor and try your skills at our Archery range.

Read more: School High Target | Archery, 12 Elments & Free Fall

Westport Corporate Adventure | Island activities

Activity Brief

PRICE:
Prices from € 35 per person

LOCATION:
Collanmore Island, Westport, The Adventure Islands

Call us now and we can tailor a package to your groups needs. 098 26907

ACTIVITY:
Raft-Building, Adventure Movie Making, Sailing, Wakeboarding, Sea Kayaking, Water Skiing, Sea Safari Tours, Sea Water Park, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Spiderś Web, Outside of the Box, Beach BBQ...

 

A choice of packages are available including:
Personnal Developmen Communication Skills, Conflict Resolution, Planning for Development, Stress Management

 

Come and enjoy our Island Adventure outdoor activities: Sailing, Wakeboarding, Sea Kayaking, Water Skiing, Sea Safari Tours, Water Trampoline, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Beach BBQ...

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The Stags and Hens Westport Adventures & Private Island Lodge (BIG COPY)

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Stag and Hen sample packages Westport - We plan and arrnage Everything for your weekend at no extra cost!

 

Package 1: Bows & RopesFantastic High Ropes, Zipline, Leap of Faith + Archery Tag, "Like Paint Ball but with Arrows" 3 hours of Adventure Activities, 2016 Special offer Price€38pp

Package 2: Ropes & GunsHigh Ropes, Zipline & Leap of Faith + Combat Games in our Combat Forest. 3 hours of Activities. 2016 Special offer Price: €38pp

Contact us for other packages and info on our Private Island Lodge, just 10 mins from Westport on 098 26907. 

The Adventure Islands Stags or Hens Getaway is the best Adventure package with fantastic value. We sort out everything, your accommodation requirements; adventure activities, nightclub admission, and evening meal out on the town along with pick ups & drops at the Westport train station if required. We also know the Best Bars to go into. 

We even have a Free Online booking system for your group to pay themselves, yes all the stress of collecting the money and telling everyone all the details of the weekend is sorted right here for you. All we do is agree the package with you, and you invite the group by email to the event. It's that simple. 

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Package 1: Bows & RopesFantastic High Ropes, Zipline, Leap of Faith + Archery Tag, "Like Paint Ball but with Arrows" 3 hours of Adventure Activities, 2016 Special offer Price€38ppStag and Hen sample packages Westport - We plan and arrnage Everything for your weekend at no extra cost!

 

Package 2: Ropes & GunsHigh Ropes, Zipline & Leap of Faith + Combat Games in our Combat Forest. 3 hours of Activities. 2016 Special offer Price: €38pp

Contact us for other packages and info on our Private Island Lodge, just 10 mins from Westport on 098 26907. 

The Adventure Islands Stags or Hens Getaway is the best Adventure package with fantastic value. We sort out everything, your accommodation requirements; adventure activities, nightclub admission, and evening meal out on the town along with pick ups & drops at the Westport train station if required. We also know the Best Bars to go into. 

We even have a Free Online booking system for your group to pay themselves, yes all the stress of collecting the money and telling everyone all the details of the weekend is sorted right here for you. All we do is agree the package with you, and you invite the group by email to the event. It's that simple. 

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