Discover the land made famous by Poet WB Yeats – the place that he called “Land of Hearts Desire”. Set between Benbulben – Ireland’s “Table Mountain” and the fairy hill of Knocknarea Sligo is the perfect setting for this single centre bike tour. The many narrow country roads leading from the town take you among the rolling hills and farmland to beautiful valleys, lakes and beaches, all within easy cycling distance of Sligo town centre. If you love the freedom of a bike tour, but not the repeated packing and unpacking then this is the perfect tour for you.
For this single centre tour you will be based in lively Sligo. Accommodation is in a 3 or 4 star city centre hotel.
To see an example of the type of hotel to expect visit https://www.theglasshouse.ie/
Note: This is an example only. You may be based in a different hotel.
For this bike tour you are based in Sligo. It is easily accessible from Dublin, Ireland West (Knock). Use the links below to check the bus and rail timetables.
If you are arriving in Ireland at a different location to those listed below and would like advice on how to get here, let us know and we will help you to plan your journey.
From Dublin Airport
By Bus: Direct buses (Route Number 23) run to Sligo from Dublin Airport. Timetable Look for route 23
From Ireland West (Knock) Airport
By Bus: Frequent buses (Route Number 64) run to Sligo direct from the Airport. Timetable
To book a self-guided cycling tour with Ireland by Bike:
1: Book Online
Please use the booking form opposite. Once you have completed the form you will be asked to pay a deposit of €100 to secure your booking. Please note that this deposit is non returnable so it is important that you have all your travel details correct before proceeding to book.
We will get back to you confirming availability. We will also give details of how to pay the deposit to secure your booking.
2: Pay Deposit
The deposit for this tour is €100 per person. Once we have received your deposit your booking is secure. We will send you details about payment of the balance.
3: Pay Balance
Full payment is required at least 4 weeks before your arrival date.
Once we have received full payment we will email you your bike tour accommodation details, along with your guide notes and any other essential information.
4: Enjoy Your Adventure
We will meet you on the morning of your first cycle and get you set up with your bike, notes, GPS etc . Time to relax and really enjoy your adventure.
Please see our Booking Terms and Conditions.