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Official Guide to the Aran Islands

End of Summer Season Fatigue on the Aran Islands is Real!!

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Firstly, for the last few busy weeks of this summer season the rhythm of my island life consisted of; work, eat, sleep – on a loop!!!

I found myself unable to access the real rhythm of this stunning island, even knowing it’s powerful impact on my life, views and feelings – it seemed a world away.

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Puffing Holes

An extraordinary feature of Inis Mor is the blow holes. Not like the blow holes that are used for the …

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Cnoc Raithní

This is one of the Aran Islands most noted prehistoric monastic sites and it’s location is handily close to where …

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Loch Mór

Located Just on the road to the Plassy Shipwreck Loch Mór (Big Lake)  is the islands only freshwater lake. Evidence …

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Flora & Fauna

The Aran Islands in general are typified and charactorized as an extention of the Burren and this you will find …

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Limestone Formations

The vastness of the unique rocky landscapeof  Inis Óirr, and it’s uusual formations are an extremely beautiful sight. This is …

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Beaches

Inis Oirr is fortunate to have a stunning beach located adjacent to the pier and on the edge of the …

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