So much to do… so make the time…!
Love exploring the Great Outdoors? Check the hiking and biking trails…
Are you a history buff? Visit the many castles, museums and historic houses near our hostels…
Adenaline junkie? Try our Adventure Activities in Ireland, surfing or mountain biking…
There’s so much to do at our hostels, it’s difficult to pack it all into one website – but we’ll try!!
For details of all our own events and events close to our hostels – see our EVENTS CALENDAR.
If you’re a member, you can join the An Óige Weekly Hikes, organised for most Sundays and Thursdays in our monthly HIKE PROGRAMME.
Mountain hikes, Hill-walking or easier Forest trails – there’s something for all levels!
All our hostels have books and maps that can be borrowed or bought and free guides too.
Many of our hostel staff will be able to help you with advice on walking in the area – just ask…
They also have drying rooms and laundry if you should run into a bit of mud or rain!
As well as this ask about FREE guides who may be available for selected walks or dates – especially for groups.
With Hostels on the famous Wicklow Way, the Kerry Way, the Dingle Way, the Donegal Way AND the Sligo Way as well as in the beautiful Donegal Bluestack Mountain range, there’s no shortage of trails and challenges!
Do you long for the open road on two wheels or prefer to head into the forest and mountains?
Whether you prefer Mountain Biking, a leisurely bike ride or cycling worthy of Lance Armstrong, you’ll find our hostels ideally located for cycling
Bikes for hire at many hostels and even FREE in Newgrange!
Archery, Paintball, Survival Training, Mountain Biking,
Assault Course, Target
Shooting, Pony Trekking, Orienteering…
and the list goes on…
I accept the challenge!
Cliffs of Insanity, Caves, Parks
and Gardens with every shade of green
under the sun! Ireland has some