Ocean Sanctuary, Arranmore Island

Contact: Ocean Sanctuary W: www.oceansanctuary.ie E: info@oceansanctuary.ie T: 087 3614484

Arranmore Guided Tours

Arranmore Guided Tours Turais Treoraithe Árainn Mhór Guided Walking Tours available throughout the year with registered tour guide, Denis O’Donnell. Tours highlight all of the island landmarks including: Lighthouse & Coastguard Station Cliffs Beaver Island Monument St Crones Church & Graveyards Lakes & Mountains Location of Arranmore Disaster Famine Pot Contact: Denis T: 087 3162146 [...]

Arranmore Charters

The Elsie Jayne is licensed to carry 12 passengers & may be chartered for a range of marine based leisure activities including Diving, Angling, Sea Safari & Marine Heritage Trips, Seal Watching, Private Charters & Island Hopping. Indoor and outdoor seating. On board WC. Contact: Jim Muldowney T: 086 3300516 E: jimmuldowney@ymail.com W: www.arranmorecharters.ie 

Waymarked Walks Arranmore Island

Árainn Mhór Trail- Slí Árainn Mhór Slí Árainn Mhór trail begins and ends at the old pier at Leadhb Gharbh. The views in all directions along the walk are stunning and the western half of the route is particularly remote. Download Arranmore Island Walking Route Guide Grade    Moderate Terrain: Quiet roads, rough track. Length  14 [...]

Kayaking, Sailing, Paddle Boarding

Cumann na mBád– Ionad an Chrois Bhealaigh For information/to book the following  seasonal water based activities: Kayaking Sailing Paddle Boarding Contact: John Mc Cafferty T: +353 74 9520024 / +353 87 0983749 E: development@arainnmhor.com W: www.madeinarranmore.com W: www.arainnmhor.com/ionadanchroisbhealaigh https://www.facebook.com/arainnmhor/ https://twitter.com/CFFAM

Coláiste Árainn Mhór

Aidhmeanna an Chúrsa / Course Aims The primary aim of Coláiste Árainn Mhór is to foster a love for the Irish language and culture. Students stay in Gaeltacht homes for three weeks attending classes and activities each day which are designed to increase students confidence and fluency in the spoken language. Experienced and highly skilled [...]


The following is a list of some of the birds which can be observed on Oileán Árainn Mhóir. Name of bird Irish Name When observed Artic Skija Meirleach Artach Good numbers seen daily. Brambling Breacan One seen in trees by hotel Black Redstart Earrdeargan dubh Female seen at lighthouse 1993. Chough Cag Cosdearg Common bird […]