Ireland is an Island 7 miles off the East Coast of INISHBOFIN . .
INISHBOFIN is an island (5 miles x 3) that is a special area of conservation (SAC 000278) and special protection area due, in part, to its coastal lagoons, grey seal population, and wet and dry heaths.
(From Galway) – Follow N59 signposted to Clifden.
From Clifden follow signs R379 to Cleggan.
Once at Cleggan there are 3 Car Parks to park in.
(You can gain access to the pier to drop off your baggage by the ferry)
Salty Sea Dog Etiquette …. Please don’t park on the pier in Cleggan, as it obstructs the Fisherman coming home from a day on the Ocean. These guys brave all weathers and work long hours to bring us lovely fish so please respect their landing strips (the piers) … thanks ever so !
Citylink operate a daily bus service from Galway.
Please contact them for updated timetables on :-
Tel : 00 353 (0) 91 564164
Web : www.citylink.ie
The Inishbofin Discovery runs between 2 & 3 services per day all year round.
Please contact them for further info on :-
Tel: 00 353 (0)95 45819/94
GPS CO-ORDINATES : 53 36.75N 10 12.45W