Welcome to the Official Blog of the Oughterard Tourist Office – operator of Fáilte Ireland approved Accommodation, Angling, Horse Riding and much more!
The Heart of the West of Ireland – Oughterard is called “the Gateway to Connemara”, and offers an unforgettable and enjoyable stay to any visitor. The village, situated between the cosmopolitan city of Galway and the wilds of Connemara makes Oughterard the perfect base to explore all the diverse activities, sights and experiences the West of Ireland has to offer.
For your added ease in the main street of the village is a fully staffed Tourist Information Office which is run by the Oughterard Tourism & Development Association. We can offer you all the help you need to enjoy your visit to this beautiful location.