Achill Expo 2017: Monday 17th April

Following the success of Expo Achill last year, Achill Tourism is delighted to announce that Expo Achill 17 will once again take place on Easter Monday, 17th April. This year’s exhibition will take place at the new Achill Island Brewery in Bunnacurry. The exhibition will be open from 12 noon to 4pm and will be showing off the very best that Achill has to offer.

Admission is free to the public.

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Local businesses, community groups and individuals who wish to become exhibitors should contact Achill Tourism on 098 20400 or email

Achill Expo 2017


Keem Bay in World's Top 10 Beaches

Keem Bay on Achill Island has been listed among 10 of the world’s most breathtaking beaches, according to the Irish Independent. Taking its place alongside beaches the Seychelles, Tahiti, Big Sur California and other global locations, Keem is the only Irish beach listed in the paper’s Travel Top 10. Travel writer Pól Ó Conghaile says this of Keem: “Framed by cliffs, undeveloped save for an old stone cottage and heaven for snorkelers and sea kayakers, it’s a first impression that lasts a very long time.” He recounts how on his most recent visit he was told by a lifeguard that a sea kayaker had just been paddling with a basking shark.

Full article: 10 of the world’s most breathtaking beaches.

Fisherman's cottage, Keem Bay, Achill Island