Achill – Blacksod Ferry

AChill island

Explore Achill Island or Oileán Acla in Irish – Ireland’s Largest Island. . Enjoy a scenic crossing and your onboard tour guide will keep you informed of your surroundings.

  • Embark on the Woodland Faerie Trail (Book Online) a magical woodland Faerie Trail or the Valley Loop Walk.
  • Dine in Achill with a wide range of restaurants & cafes in the locality.
  • Bring your bike onboard to discover the untouched Slievemore Deserted Village abandoned during the Górta Mór or Great Famine in Ireland in the 1800 & the Achill Island Experience Aquarium, which is a 20min cycle from Dugort Pier.
  • Afterwards chill by the beach or take a dip in Achill Islands, beautiful turquoise waters.

BLacksod

Visit Blacksod – The Most Westerly Point in Europe. Enjoy a scenic crossing and your onboard tour guide will keep you informed of your surroundings.

  • Take a guided tour of the World Famous Blacksod Lighthouse (Book Online) & Visit the Blacksod Memorial Garden.
  • Enjoy a hot drink in the Mol Cafe, Grab a bite to eat at McGrills or Check out Úna’s Pub – all located within 2 minutes walk from the Pier.
  • Cycle or Walk the St. Derbhile’s Loop – where you will visit St. Derbhile’s Twist, Holy Well & St. Derbhile’s 7th Century Church & Grave.
  • Afterwards have lots of time to enjoy a relaxing lunch by the beach or take a dip in the Blacksod Bay.

How do i book?

Call Sean; +353 (0) 868365983 or Kea; +353 (0) 838195426

long is the ferry to Achill/Blacksod?

It takes 35 minutes to get to from Blacksod Pier to Dugort, Achill.

What’s included in your trip?

  • 40 minute crossing to Dugort Pier, Achill from Blacksod Pier.
  • 3 hours at your destination.
  • Onboard tour guide to tell you of your surroundings during your crossing.

Guidelines

  • Arrive 15 minutes before trip departure to check in with our crew.

What to bring with you

  • Waterproof jacket
  • Sun cream & Sun hat
  • Packed lunch
  • Walking shoes
  • Phone/ Camera
  • Swimming Gear