Woodland Faerie Trail at The Valley House
Come explore this stunning woodland walk with Irish folk tales, faerie villages, faerie rings, leprechauns and much more. The Woodland Faerie Trail & Shop is open in the summer season from 11am-7pm and costs €3 per adult/child.
Read the fascinating history of The Yellow Lady and the Achill Outrage in The Valley House courtyard history display.
Go Fishing ...on 5 excellent trout lakes, three of which are within 5 minutes
walk of The Valley House.
Lough Gall has access from The Valley House grounds.
We can give you advice on Lake & Shore Fishing, where to hire
equipment and how to get a license to fish.
Achill Island is a mecca for surfers from all over the world -
excellent tuition & the best equipment can be found at Blackfield. More
in some of the most spectacular, wild and unspoiled scenery you will find
anywhere on the planet!
Achill Tourism provides a hillwalking guide to help you pick the best routes. More
on hillwalking on Achill Island
And What Else?
Enjoy magnificent scenery - Tour around The Atlantic Drive - See
the Minaun Cliffs, Keem Bay and Kildownet cemetery - Wander through
the Deserted Village - Visit megalithic tombs - Stop for coffee
and cake - Try out the freshest of seafood in some of Achill's
local restaurants - Follow the Pipe Band's parade on St. Patricks'
Day - Brave the Atlantic surf for the New Year's Day swim at Dugort!
at night? Visit our cosy Bar - Enjoy a nice drink, play some
pool, throw some darts, meet some lovely people and possibly hear
a few good tunes!