A new service available from Achill to Blacksod.
Duration: Approximately 2.5 hours
Enjoy the picturesque views around Blacksod and visit the historic Blacksod lighthouse.
The remote Blacksod lighthouse and coast guard station played a key role during World War II.
Maureen Sweeneys weather reading led to D Day being postponed to 6th June giving the Allies a two day advance warning of stormy conditions in western Europe, forcing General Dwight D Eisenhower to delay his meticulously planned invasion of Normandy.
The rest is history.
Learn more with a guided tour of Blacksod lighthouse.
This tour is not running at the moment, please call for further information.