From Galway: Aran Islands & Cliffs of Moher Tour with Cruise

From Galway: Aran Islands & Cliffs of Moher Tour with Cruise

From £51.21 per person

Experience 2 of the highlights of the Wild Atlantic Way in a single day on a visit to the Cliffs of Moher and Inisheer Island from Galway. Get breathtaking views of the dramatic coast, and take a boat cruise of the base of the cliffs, weather permitting.

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Duration 10 hours
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  • Visit the smallest of the Aran Islands at Inisheer
  • See the majestic Cliffs of Moher on land and from the water
  • Learn about the local landscape and history of The Burren
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Depart Galway and journey through the lunar landscape of The Burren en route to the Cliffs of Moher. Pass pretty villages like Kilcolgan and Ballyvaughan en route to Doolin. Board the ferry for a 30-minute crossing to Inisheer, and keep a look out for bottlenose dolphins on the way to the smallest of the Aran Islands. Get some free time to explore the ancient sites at your own pace. Use the time to hire a bike or explore by pony and trap. Cruise beneath the Cliffs of Moher on the return ferry crossing. Then, travel to the eco-friendly visitors center, where you can stroll along the cliff top before the return trip to Galway via the famous "matchmaking" town of Lisdoonvarna.
  • Pick up from all hotels and registered accommodation providers within Galway City (must be requested)
  • Transportation by coach with local driver/guide
  • Return ferry from Doolin to Inisheer
  • Cliffs of Moher cruise, subject to weather conditions
  • Entry to the Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre and Atlantic Edge
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
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  • You must fill out a travel information form

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    Meeting point

    The tour departs from outside Kinlay Hostel, Merchants Road, Galway.

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    • Pets
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    4.7 /5

    based on 307 reviews

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    Great trip - very well timed itinerary. Scenic drive along the Atlantic Way to get to Doolin, where we grabbed ferry to Inisheer. It was quite crowded here and being on this trip actually brought us to front of the ferry line which was clutch, if doing on your own on a sunny day this line can be quite long. Plenty to do in Inisheer - I took a walk up to O'Brien's castle from the port (little steep but easily doable) then walked down to the beach before getting back on the ferry. There was a great small lunch spot (food truck) right on the beach if you go directly from the castle, that had great views of the beach and was actually quite tasty (run by. a woman who lives on the island). If you are trying to get to other spots on the island (shipwreck, lighthouse) would definitely need to either bike or sign up for the horse ride. We only had about two hours so you have to plan wisely - make sure you get back to ferry early to catch an outside seat to get views of cliffs of moher!

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    31 July 2021

    Had a lovely time, Declan was an excellent tour guide and really knew his stuff. Lots of stops along the way to look at scenic views and take pictures. Good value for money considering how much it would cost for a bus from Galway to Clare and the ferry across to the Aran islands. You only get a couple hours on the island so I would recommend to bring a lunch so that you can use the time to explore.

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    6 July 2021

    The trip Jerry took us on was amazing .We enjoyed every second of it. His voice is so soothing. He carries the entire trip . He was very knowledgeable. He has the same energy as Bob Ross ,I’ve never met such a man. He should try ASMR. His tunes were fire as well. He is the ultimate gentleman ,bus driver and storyteller.

    7 September 2020

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