“ONE OF THE WORLD’S
TOP ISLAND DESTINATIONS
That this feeling, this authenticity,
has survived the modern world
is nothing short of miraculous”

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“The Islands of Saints and Scholars”

The Aran Islands are located just off Galway and Doolin. A true Irish experience awaits, locals speak Irish as well as English in a setting of Celtic churches of historical significance including World Heritage site Dun Aonghasa which is set on dramatic 300 ft cliff edge.

 

Inis Mor Island

Inis Mór is the largest of the Aran Islands and is home to Dun Aonghasa.

Inis Meain Island

Inis Meain Island is where you’ll find a more authentic escape from the modern world and has a population of 200 people.

Inis Oirr Island

Inis Oirr (Inisheer) is the smallest of the islands is characterized by its distinctive charm.

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Dun Aonghasa

The impressive fort of Dun Aonghasa which is set on 300 Foot Cliffs and a World Heritage site.

Visit Dun Aonghasa

The Aran Islands Blog

3 reasons to Rent or Hire a bike on Inis Mor (Inishmore)
Inis Oírr – The Little Sister of the Aran Islands
Why Should One Visit Aran Islands Once In Their Lifetime?
St. Patrick’s Day on the Aran Islands
The Aran Islands in the dead of winter – a life-changing experience
My Favorite Place in Ireland: The Wild West – By Andrew McCarthy
Mystery of the moving rocks off Irish island solved
A Day on Inis Meaín – From Dawn to Departure
Aran Island Journey
Aran Islands’ Inis Mor: Wind, Rock, Roots & Resurrection
Arriving on wonderful Aran
Dún Aonghasa Update
The Aran Islands: Our First Night
The Aran Islands – “That Island Energy”; by Paddy Aran)
A Weekend on the Aran Islands, Europe’s Most Westerly Isles; By Russell Shortt
Visit the Aran Islands in Ireland By Patricia Mckinney-Lins
Surfers Inis Mor Island
150 foot waves over the Clifffs of Inis Meain Island – blog
Red Bull Cliff Diving confirmed for the Aran Islands in 2014
Aran Islands travelog – An alternative to Dun Aonghasa – blog
Did you know ? – Traditional Irish Music – blog
Iolar departure from Inish Mor – Dmitriy Zhukov – blog
Sunrise at Kilronan Pier – Inis Mor Island ; Mary Quinn – blog
Race Day on Inis Óirr – blog
Rare bird on Inis Mór Island – blog
Sunset On Inis Mór – blog
Dun Aonghasa – blog – Aran Islands Ireland Galway
View from The Man of Aran Cottage – blog
Glorious Kilronan Harbour – blog
working on the rigging on the Bel Espoir in Kilronan Harbour, Inishmore, Aran Islands – blog
Thatch Cottage - blog - aran islands
Thatch Cottage – blog – aran islands
The Seven Churches – blog
Yachts from the 2012 Volvo Ocean Race – blog
Nice day on Aran – blog
Red Bull Cliff Diving on Inismore Island – blog
Galway Hookers sailing on Inishmore Island – blog

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The Aran Islands are  located in the middle of the Wild Atlantic Way. They are reached by Ferry from Rossaveal (which is the port when coming from Connemara & Galway). The Aran Islands are also accessible by Ferry from Doolin which is close to the Cliffs of Moher in County Clare. There is also a small flight service to the Aran Islands.

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The Wild Atlantic Way

The Aran Islands are  located in the middle of the Wild Atlantic Way. They are reached by Ferry from Rossaveal (which is the port when coming from Connemara & Galway). The Aran Islands are also accessible by Ferry from Doolin which is close to the Cliffs of Moher in County Clare. There is also a small flight service to the Aran Islands.

Learn More about The Wild Atlantic Way

The Aran Islands

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