Sligo Boat Charters - Irishmurray Island Tours
Activity Type: Day trip
Opening Hours: Trips leave at 9:30am and return approx 5pm. Daily from March to October
Departure Location: The Harry Ewing Pier, Rosses Point, Co Sligo **DUE TO UNPREDICTABLE NATURE OF WEATHER, PLEASE ENSURE YOU CONFIRM YOU BOOKING WITH SLIGO BOAT CHARTERS BEFORE YOU SAIL**
Description: This trip includes a day trip for 4 to the 6th Century settlement on Inishmurray island. The island, inhabited until 1948 contains a beautiful example of a 6th century monastic settlement and houses a bee-hive hut, orratory and other ecclesiastical buildings inside its "cashel". There is also abundant wildlife, especially birdlife that you will see as you explore one of Sligo's must-see destinations. Maps and a short guide are supplied to visitors on the island. Extra single ticket places are available on request. The trip also sometimes includes a little local fishing as some customers like to bbq their fresh fish on arrival to the island. Lunches available on request. Please call to confirm the weather is suitable.