Connemara

The Connemara region is a small, but pristine area of great natural beauty.  There is a small national park and several picturesque lakes.  Small waterfalls, flowering Rhododendrons, and sheep dot the landscape.   The area is also the site of the Kylemore Abbey.

Lough Derryclare and Maumturk Mountains with Connemara sheep

Sheep by Lough DerryclareLambchop in BWGrazing by Lough DerryclareFirs and Rhodos in the Inagh Valley

 

Waterfalls flowing into Lough Derryclare

Connemara WaterfallFog and WaterfallFog and Water in Connemara

 

Kylemore Abbey

Abbey on Lake KylemoreKylemore Abbey in Connemara