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Inishbofin

Inishbofin Island, Ireland
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Full-day Connemara and Inishbofin Island Tour from Galway
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USD 119.61*
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Self-Guided Day Trip of Inishbofin Island and Connemara Coast from Galway
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This tiny rustic island has become increasingly popular among tourists in recent years.
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“seal colony” (3 reviews)
“hired bikes” (2 reviews)
“brown bread” (2 reviews)
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Inishbofin Island, Ireland
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"seal colony"
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"hired bikes"
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"brown bread"
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"day trip"
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"few hours"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"pier"
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"ferry"
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"seals"
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"euro"
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"west"
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"beauty"
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"loop"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Inisbofin on Easter Saturday. We caught the ferry from Cleggan at 11.30 and that was an exciting experience for the kids. We hired bikes when we got to the Island - €44 for the day - and exllored the whole island. Weather was...More

1  Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

If you want to experience raw rugged Irish beauty, take a trip to Inishbofin but do it in the Summertime. There is a ferry from Cleggan to the Island which costs Euro 20 return, In the Summer there are two ferries per day and one...More

Thank Tet1
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

If you love nature, the sea, and rugged landscapes, be prepared to fall in love with 'Bofin. The islanders are friendly, helpful and rightly proud of their home. It's the kind of place that offers a magical experience whatever the weather. Hire a bike. It's...More

Thank madeleineblue
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Visit Inishbofin, it's a spectacular island about 40 minutes on a ferry from Cleggan (€20 Return, 2-3 Daily). There are 3 loop walks. We did the Eastern and Western walks, both offered beautiful scenery, and were approx 2-3 hours long each, very manageable even if...More

4  Thank Talafornia
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

If you're looking to escape the rat race fora few hours get the ferry to Inishboffin from Cleggan pier. Half an hour or so will find you on the island. The scenery is magnificent, the well signposted walks are just challenging enough to be interesting,...More

1  Thank aml1970
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We spent two nights on Inishbofin and enjoyed every minute. Inishbofin House Hotel was great - clean rooms, plenty of hot water, friendly helpful staff, good food, luggage carried to and from ferry - all good.

Thank LizzieMoyHow
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

If there is one thing that you should do while in the West of Ireland it definitely has to be a trip to Inishbofin. It's a magical place stuck in time. If you need to relax and get away from it all then this is...More

1  Thank Angela W
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Our day out in Inishbofin - after making the effort to catch the 11.30 morning ferry and booking our return for 17.00hrs- proved to be the mist sun filled day of an otherwise wet and dreary few days in Connemara. What a lift to the...More

Thank DeirdreD68
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

We had the most wonderful experience on a day trip to Inishboffin. We got the local bus to Creggan and the ferry to the island giving us 5/6 to explore and have a delicious lunch. Everyone was extremely helpful and kind. There are beautiful walkways...More

1  Thank Dolores H
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Reviewed 5 October 2015

The Island is wonderful. You can do it in one day. We rented bikes and cycled around it within a few hours. Very friendly people and amazing food. The beaches are beautiful, white sand and green water. I highly recommend visiting if you're looking for...More

2  Thank D E
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