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Official Guide to the Aran Islands

Award winning Cruise returns to Galway and Inis Mór.

Photo by Aran Islands Ferries

On April 15th 2022 Inis Mór welcomes the return of Aran Island Ferries, the award winning cruise from Galway City docks to Inis Mór via the Cliffs of Moher has commenced with its seasonal sailings.

These sailings offered daily from April 15th to September 15th. Awarded “Best Irish Experience 2021” it is an adventure not to be missed. If visiting Ireland from abroad, or for locals this truly is a unique experience.

Setting off from the docks in Galway City, sail the beautiful Galway Bay, spending the night on Inis Mór. Get to see the famous Cliffs of Moher from below. The views from the cruise puts into perspective the Cliffs and the scale of one of Ireland’s most famous attractions.

This new experience launched in 2021 while Aran Island Ferries introduced their new vessel “Saoirse na Farraige” to the flock. ” Saoirse na Farraige” is Irish for ” Freedom of the Sea” and it is truly a fitting name.

Photo by Aran Island Ferries

Book your “Aran Islands and Cliffs of Moher Overnight Tour and experience a night or two on The Aran Islands, enjoying live music in the pubs, and all the nature and history the islands have to offer.


Photo by Aran Islands Camping & Glamping

Book your accommodation in advance, as the Summer months it is sure to book out. Go Glamping with Aran Islands Camping & Glamping and wake up to a sunrise over Galway Bay. For availability and bookings click here.

For more accommodation on Inis Mór click here

Photo by Aran Islands Camping & Glamping

One day is never enough to experience all the Inis Mór, Aran Islands has to offer.

Check out Aran Bike Hire for the most popular way to explore Inis Mór. Some of our favourite things to do on Inis Mór include Picnic at Dún Aonghusa, sunsets cycle to Bungowla (the most western part of the island) and a short hike up to Teampall Beannan for some amazing views over Kilronan Harbour.

Picture by Aran Bike Hire