Aran Islands Video Travel Guides

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1. Inishmore

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Inishmore or Árainn Mhór is the largest of the 3 Aran Islands, which lie off the west coast of Galway at the head of Galway Bay. The islands are easily accessible by ferry or aeroplane..

Further Reading on Wikipedia : Kilronan

2. Forts

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Inishmore's cliffscapes provide a dramatic backdrop to Dun Aonghus and Black Fort...

Further Reading on Wikipedia : Dún Aonghasa

3. Dún Dúchatair (Black Fort)

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While Dun Aonghusa is the most visited and better preserved fort, the cliffscapes around the Black Fort, only a short distance from Kilronan are spectacular..

4. Touring The Island

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There is a circular route around the island which can take a few hours or even days depending on how you like to travel. The most popular tour is by bike, horse and trap or mini coach..

Further Reading on Wikipedia : Inishmore Notable inhabitants

5. Inis Oírr

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Whether one calls it Inishere, Inisheer, Inis Thiar or by it's official title Inis Oírr, the island a few kilometres off the coast and the most southerly of the Aran Islands has a tranquil charm and setting..

Further Reading on Wikipedia : Inisheer

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