Cnoc Raithní

Cnoc Raithní

This is one of the Aran Islands most noted prehistoric monastic sites and it’s location is handily close to where the ferry enters the island. This is a stone mound named Cnoc Raithní and at a glance does not capture your imagination and one would may well miss...
Loch Mór

Loch Mór

Located Just on the road to the Plassy Shipwreck Loch Mór (Big Lake)  is the islands only freshwater lake. Evidence from the surround foliage suggests that the island was once covered in forrestland which is in stark contrast to the rocky barron landscape which...
Flora & Fauna

Flora & Fauna

The Aran Islands in general are typified and charactorized as an extention of the Burren and this you will find a similar repitoire of natural plants which draws peoples attention. The uniqueness of this cannot be underestimated. The plant life around these parts of...
Beaches

Beaches

Inis Oirr is fortunate to have a stunning beach located adjacent to the pier and on the edge of the main village. Largely  uncrowded its clean sandy beach and clear, blue and unspoilt water, which is sheltered and safe is a great place for swimming. If you stay...