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Inis Oirr Island

  1. Aran Islands
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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...

Loch Mór

Loch Mór

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

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...

Limestone Formations

Limestone Formations

The vastness of the unique rocky landscapeof  Inis Óirr, and it's uusual formations are an extremely beautiful...

Beaches

Beaches

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

Stone Walls

Stone Walls

The stone walls of Inis Óirr and the Aran Islands in general are really are of the most impressive and peculiar sights...

Ostin Inis Oirr

Ostin Inis Oirr

Ostan Inis Oirr, owned and run by the Flaherty family for 25 years. The hotel is situated close to sandy beach and...

Walking, Cycling & Map

Inis Oir is a perfect place to walk to view all of the attractions.You can also hire a bike to see of the sights. A...

Cill Chobait

Cill Chobait

Located west of the pier this church is also known as St Gbnait whose church at Gugan Barra, Bally vourney, county...

The Plassy

The Plassy

The Plassy has become very much a signiture attraction of Inis Oirr and adds a wonderfully rustic view to the viewer...

The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse

The old lighthouse is located at the highest point of the island offers spectacular 360 degree panoramic views. It is...

Obriens castle

Obriens castle

The remains of this castle make a picturesque sight. Built by the O’brien family who were former rulers until the...

Tiemphall chaomha

Tiemphall chaomha

Tiemphall chaomha (church of St keevauns ) is surrounded by the main graveyard of the island. It has the peculiar...

Áras Éanna

Áras Éanna

Áras Éanna's facilities include a 70-seat theatre, art gallery (including space for hosting installations), café,...

Surfing

Being that the Island is on the edge of Galway bay the swells generated make for good surf in a really isolated...

The New Lighthouse

The New Lighthouse

The new Lighthouse is located at the Western bottom tip of the island and is adjacnt to the Cliffs of Mohar and thus...