Day trip

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

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

From $70.87 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.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • 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
Full description
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.
Includes
  • 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
Traveler requirements
  • 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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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 366 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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Great day trip from Galway. Left promptly with covid regulations well observed. Short cruise to Inis Oirr in the Aran Isles and along the Cliffs of Moher followed by a trip to the Visitors Centre. Jerry our driver and tour guide was excellent and very informative throughout the trip. Would recommend.

September 14, 2021

If you have limited time and want to see multiple things in a day, then you would likely enjoy this tour. A large portion of the day is in transportation (bus and boats) but the scenery and commentary from Gerry made it seem like there was always something to learn. The weather was mixed when my cousin and I went and we had moments of drizzle, fog, and some sun… it’s unavoidable in Ireland and even despite the less than ideal conditions, we had a good time.

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September 12, 2021

It was a fabulous tour and Jerry could not have been a better guide and driver. Loved how informative he was and his jokes were not bad either. But his songs were the best! Everything went smoothly and the trip to Inis Oirr, the ferry ride to the cliffs and trip to the top of the cliff was a can’t miss opportunity if you’re staying in Galway!

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August 31, 2021

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