Signpost magnet of Clifden town. Includes the Irish language spelling of Clifden, ”An Clochán”.
A beautiful souvenir to remind you of this lovely Connemara town.
Dimensions of the magnet: 1.1” x 4” (3cm x 10cm).
Clifden (Irish: An Clochán, meaning “stepping stones”) is a coastal town in County Galway, Ireland, in the region of Connemara, located on the Owenglin River where it flows into Clifden Bay. As the largest town in the region, it is often referred to as “the Capital of Connemara”. Frequented by tourists, Clifden is linked to Galway city by the N59.
Clifden is a tourist destination for people exploring Connemara. Places of interest in and around Clifden include: the Twelve Bens mountain range, Connemara National Park, Sky Road (an 11 km drive along Clifden Bay and Streamstown Bay rising more than 150 m above sea level at Slyne Head, with views of the Atlantic, Clifden Castle, coast-guard station, the islands of Inishturk and Turbot and the town), Derrygimlagh Bog (a natural wilderness of blanket bog 6 km south of Clifden and the site of the Alcock and Brown crash-landing and the Marconi transatlantic wireless station) and Slyne Head Lighthouse.