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Peacockes Viewing Tower
Recess, Co. Galway
Peacockes Viewing Tower is a 360° viewing tower offering panoramic views of Connemara, located at Maam Cross, the gateway to Connemara.

While visiting Connemara, a trip to the top of the viewing tower located at Peacockes Hotel in Maam Cross is a must see. Completely free, all you need is enough wind to climb all 94 steps. At the end of your climb, you'll be rewarded with a panoramic view of Connemara. Who knows, you might even find inspiration for further travels.

Tips from locals

Check out the replica thatched cottage from of “The Quiet Man” movie.

Family friendly
Free to visit
Rainy days
Free car parking
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Contact details
Maam Cross,Recess,Co Galway
Visit duration

We recommend planning to spend up to 1 hour here.

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