Trips


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Red Galway to The Aran Islands

Blue Galway to Roundstone

Grey Galway to Spiddal

Green Galway to Ballyvaughan

Purple Galway to Newquay

 

 

Trips

 

Galway to the Aran islands 

Boat- The Suli Elie 39F yacht

Duration- 2 days

Number of people – 3+

Price - € 99* Per Person

 

Our most popular trip  is the amazing sail from Galway harbour to any of the Aran islands; Inis Mor , Inis Meain and Inis Oirr. The trip sets sail from Galway harbour and you travel out under sail to any of the 3 island you wish. Once you arrive there you will be brought ashore to have dinner in  one of the many nice  bars and resturants on the islands. You will have time to take a  walk and enjoy the landscape of the islands, or have some true Irish “craic”.

 

Inis Mor - the largest of the Aran islands,  is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Ireland. The Island sees thousands of tourists each year. The island is famous for the Dun Aonghasa fort and the amazing seascape from it.

Attractions-

- Dun Aonghasa Fort heritage site

- Kilurvey craft village

- Aran cottages

- Cliffs

Dining

- Aran Fisherman restaurant

- Joe Macs pub

- Lios Aengus cafe

- Tigh Creigg bar

 

Inis Meain –  an escape from the world. Inis Meain is one of the few places you still see irish clture in the true form.

Attractions

- Cliff climbing

- Diving

- Fishing

-Saint Kenderrig’s grave

- Sheep shearing

- Thatch cottage

Dining

- Ostan Inis Meain

- Tig Congaile

 

 

 

Inis Oirr  is  the smallist of the Islands. Inis Oirr offers amazing views of Co.Clare and the Cliff Moher.

Attractions

- Surfing

- Lighthouse

- The Plassy

- Cycling

- O’Briens Castle

-Cill Chobait

Dining

- Fisherman’s cottage

- Fisherman’s inn restaurant

 

 

For more on  the islands

 

Galway to Roundstone 

Boat- Suli elie 39F Yacht

Duration- 2 or 3 Days

Number of people - 3+

Price = €150* Per Person Min 3 

A 2 day trip to one of the most beautiful places of the West of  Ireland.  The trip starts at Galway harbour on the morning tide then sets sail around Gorumna island and the Aran island and into Roundstone Bay in for dinner. You can either stay on the Yacht or in ora hotel in Roundstone. The return trip will have you back  in Galway for dinner.

Roundstone is two hours drive from Galway city. The town in situated in the middle of Conamarra. It is famous for its arts and crafts as well as it food and drink. The town is also beside the twelve  pins mountain range, popular for for walks and adventure sports.

Attractions

- Walking in the nearby mountains

-Yvonne King’s Studio

- Stable Gallery

- Roundstone Arts Week

Food and dining

-The Shamrock Bar

- O’Dowd’s Restaurant & Bar

-Roundstone House Hotel

-Mary King’s Bar

- Ryan’s Bar

- Beola Restaurant

 

For more on Roundstone

Galway to spiddal 

Boat- The suli elie 39F yacht

Duration- 1 day

Number of people - 3+

Price = €35* Per Person min 3

 

A day trip from Galway harbour to the pleasant village of Spiddal. The boat leaves in the morning, setting sail to Spiddal to arrive by lunchtime. You can enjoy lunch at one of the many bars, and walk the old harbour. There is a nice craft village and you can walk along the beach,  setting sail for Galway, for dinner.

Spiddal is one of towns in which you still hear Irish spoken. It is is famous for it Irish Colleges. Its also very rich in arts, crafts and fishing.

Attractions

- Traditional Irish music

- An Crúiscín Lán

- An Ceardlann ( Arts and Craft area )

- Spiddal harbour

- Beaches

- Surfing

Dining

- An Crúiscín Lán

- The Boluisce

- An Nead

- An Tobar

 

Galway to Newquay 

Boat- The suli elia 39F yacht

Duration- 1/2 Day

Number of people - 2+

Price = €50* Min 3

This half day trip to Newquay County Clare, sets off  from Galway harbour, sailing to the small town of Newquay. You will have time for a lunch or nice walk before setting sail back to Galway harbour, for evening.

Galway to Ballyvaughan

Boat- The suli elie 39F yacht

Duration- 1/2 Day  or full day

Number of people - 2+

Price = €150

This trip can be either a half day or a  full day is you also wish to walk around the Burren. Sailing from Galway harbour, to arrive in Ballyvaughan by lunch time, you can enjoy a meal in one of many pubs before then either heading back across the Bay or take a walk in the famous Burren area,  before heading back into the sunset.

Main Attractions

- Walking in the Burren

- Caving

- Burren College of Art

- Fishing

-Archaeology

- Flora and fauna

 

Galway to Kinvarra

 

Boat- The suli elie 39F yacht

Duration- 1/2 Day  or full day

Number of people - 2+

Price = €50* Per Person Min 3

Kinvarra is situated in its own bay at the south east of Galway Bay. Sailing from Galway will take about two hours,  before being brought into the town by tender. There are a number of nice resturants and pubs,  and the small town is lovely to walk around.

Attractions

- Dunguaire Castle

- Terry Alts

- Festivals – Galway hooker ,Bealtaine and Fleadh na gCuac (music)

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