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From Doolin: Inis Oirr (Inisheer) Ferry and Aran Islands

From Doolin: Inis Oirr (Inisheer) Ferry and Aran Islands

From US$ 29.96 per person

Ride a ferry to Inis Oírr, spend 5 hours exploring the island and then return back to Doolin with this roundtrip ferry ticket.

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Duration 5 hours
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Experience the charms of the traditions of Inis Oírr
  • Spend a full day exploring the many historical sights of Inis Oirr
  • See experience the natural beauty of Inis Oírr
  • Take in breathtaking views of the Cliffs of Moher and the Burren
  • Enjoy tea, a pint or lunch at one of the pubs or small cafes on the island
Full description
Visit Inis Oírr, one of the 3 Aran Islands. Board a clean and modern ferry and depart from the Doolin Pier. Enjoy a scenic ferry ride to the island including striking and dramatic views.  Take in breathtaking views of the Burren and the Cliffs of Moher. Discover medieval ruins. Watch the seal colonies sunbathing on the beach. See a shipwreck that was featured in the beloved Irish TV comedy Father Ted. Although it’s the smallest of the Aran Islands you’ll find plenty to do and see in Inis Oírr. Enjoy a walk through the lush landscape and take in the natural life of the island. The flora of this island contains rare alpine species which are under conservation. Look out from the Clare coastline and admire the Burren and the Cliffs of Moher from a unique perspective. Explore the island’s rocky landscapes and fields surrounded by stone walls. If you'd like a snack or a drink during your time on the island, you can stop at one of Inis Oírr's many delightful bars and cafes. After 5 hours on the island, board the ferry make the trip back to Doolin.
  • Roundtrip Ferry ticket to Inis Oírr from Doolin
  • Bicycle or minibus tours on the Inis Oírr
  • Food and refreshments on the Inis Oírr
  • Parking fees at Doolin Harbor
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • 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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Meeting point

Bill O'Brien's ticket outlet on Doolin Pier

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing

Know before you go

  • Ferry services operate from March to October only.
  • This tour is suitable for all ages.
  • The top decks are accessible for wheelchairs. Please contact the tour supplier in advance should you require any special assistance.
  • All visitors are advised to be respectful of the natural environment when visiting.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 24 reviews

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Great day !!!! With deception

That was a great trip! The island is really worth a visit! Unfortunately we did not count on the possibility to go swimming and therefore did not pack any swimming gear. In addition, when describing the trip and the photos, we thought that at least one trip leads directly past the Cliffs of Moher! The Cliffs of Moher can only be seen from afar. To get closer you would have to book something different, but we only understood that on the island directly before the return trip - it was then no longer possible to rebook. For me a clear misleading consciously or unconsciously?

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July 17, 2019

Rather packed vessel but ok service. Only a bit expensive for our doing. We went to visit the Black Fort which is the only thing you can reach by foot within the time you have. Good walk, spectacular views! Pub we went to served heavenly lemon cake!

August 17, 2022

August 16, 2022

Product ID: 226435