County Mayo is located in a beautiful part of Ireland in the province of Connacht, and is home to some of the most breath-taking scenery, ancient historic sites, and enclaves of traditional Irish culture than anywhere else in the country.
It is also one of the few places left in the world where the Irish language is preserved, treasured, and widely spoken. Of course you needn’t worry, as everyone can speak English and more than a few know other languages too, so if you’d relish the chance to hear people conversing in the ancient dialect, Mayo is definitely the place to be.
Whatever you are seeking from your travels, whether it is the beauty of nature, the splendour of history, a taste of a foreign culture, or simply the thrill of exploring the unknown, you’ll find it in Mayo.
The towns, villages, natural features and historic sites of Mayo will call you to them with their charms. Whatever you are looking for, Mayo has it – so come on, join us and explore our beautiful and inspiring region.
We promise that you’ll quickly love Mayo and all that it has to offer just as much as we do!