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Scattery Island Tours
KilrushCo. Clare
SightseeingHeritage
Book in with Scattery Island Tours in Kilrush and discover the delights of Scattery Island. Experience historical treasures and tales of yore on this small but mighty island.

Discover the incredible Shannon Estuary with Scattery Island Tours, a previous winner of the European Destination of Excellence Award.

Take a guided tour of the ancient island or opt for the Great Island Experience which includes an audio tour and extra time to explore. Believed to be the burial place of St Senan, view the monastic ruins of St Senan's monastery and learn about the history of the Scattery Island Pilots. See six churches, a lighthouse, an ancient round tower, and an artillery battery while making time for a spot of birdwatching. Bring the kids on the shorter walk designed for children and let them play with the colouring map provided.

Spend some time relaxing in this tranquil place, a visit to Scattery Island is truly good for the soul.

Why we like it
  • Take a guided tour of the island.
  • See the monastic ruins of St Senan's monastery.
  • Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of Scattery Island.
  • Make time for some birdwatching.
Tips from locals

Combine your visit to Scattery Island with an epic dolphin watching trip. Book in with Scattery Island Tours and get a 10% discount for Discover Dolphins Kilrush.

Tips from locals

Extend your trip to Kilrush and stay overnight in a floating glamping pod on the sheltered waters of the marina, make it a visit to remember.

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