Arranmore Ferry

Burtonport

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Burtonport

Arranmore Island is located only a few miles from Burtonport and is accessible by the Arranmore Ferry Car ferries throughout the year. The comfortable crossing takes just 15 minutes and once there you can spend the day exploring the scenic views and drives the abound the beautiful Island.

Today, the island is a wonderfully peaceful place with a way marked trail leading from sandy beaches to the island’s rocky summit, providing spectacular views of the glittering sea, the cliffs, rock arches and the majestic mainland mountains; from Glen Head to Tory Island.

The crystal clear waters surrounding Arranmore provide great dive sites and sea angling, while the island’s freshwater lakes are home to brown and rainbow trout. Boats for sea angling can be hired and there are abundant cod, ling, conger eel, pollock, wrasse, skate, turbot and plaice. Birdwatchers will enjoy seeing fulmars and shags and climbers can tackle the steep cliffs.

Arranmore Island is located only a few miles from Burtonport and is accessible by the ferry throughout the year. The comfortable crossing takes just 15 minutes and once there you can spend the day exploring the scenic views and drives the abound the beautiful Island.

Today, the island is a wonderfully peaceful place with a way marked trail leading from sandy beaches to the island’s rocky summit, providing spectacular views of the glittering sea, the cliffs, rock arches and the majestic mainland mountains; from Glen Head to Tory Island.

The crystal clear waters surrounding Arranmore provide great dive sites and sea angling, while the island’s freshwater lakes are home to brown and rainbow trout. Boats for sea angling can be hired and there are abundant cod, ling, conger eel, pollock, wrasse, skate, turbot and plaice. Birdwatchers will enjoy seeing fulmars and shags and climbers can tackle the steep cliffs.