Journey to Tranquility: Take the Ferry to Inishturk Island

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In the realm of hidden gems in Ireland, Inishturk Island shines as a serene oasis waiting to be discovered. Tucked away off the country’s western coast, this idyllic destination unveils its wonders to those who embark on a scenic ferry ride. Join us on a virtual journey as we explore the magic of taking the ferry to Inishturk, immersing ourselves in the island’s captivating beauty and immovable tranquility.

Setting Sail

As you step aboard the Inishturk Passenger Ferry at the mainland, a sense of anticipation fills the air. The vessel glides through the glistening waters, leaving behind the familiar shores of Ireland. The sea breeze caresses your face, and the rhythmic motion of the boat lulls you into a state of relaxation, preparing you for the enchanting voyage ahead.

Unveiling Inishturk's Coastline

As the ferry approaches Inishturk Island, the island’s rugged coastline comes into view. Majestic cliffs rise proudly from the sea, their edges kissed by crashing waves. The vibrant colors of the landscape – emerald-green fields, golden sandy beaches, and azure waters – create a mesmerizing tapestry that unfolds before your eyes, promising an extraordinary experience


Docking at Port

With a gentle thud, the ferry docks at Inishturk’s port, where a small but bustling community greets you with warm smiles. Stepping ashore, you sense the island’s peaceful atmosphere permeating your being. The absence of traffic and the serene ambiance create an instant feeling of calm, allowing you to truly disconnect from the outside world.

Exploring the Island from start to finish

Are You Looking for

The alluring charm of Inishturk Island captivates your senses, enticing you to embark on a voyage of discovery. Embrace the call of adventure as you secure your hiking boots and set forth on the enchanting trails that meander through this picturesque landscape. These paths, gracefully weaving through undulating hills, bestow upon you unparalleled vistas of the majestic Atlantic Ocean, leaving you awestruck by its breathtaking beauty. 

As you wander along these scenic routes, be prepared to be mesmerized by the unrivaled panorama that unfolds before your eyes. The expanse of the Atlantic stretches out as far as the eye can see, its vastness merging seamlessly with the horizon, invoking a sense of infinite wonder. The rhythmical crash of the waves against the rugged coastline serenades your ears, creating a harmonious symphony that accompanies your journey.

Our happy customers

What people say about us

John Scott


“Smooth sailing all the way, thanks to all the crew!”

Mary O'Brien


“Myself and the kids travelled across for an adventure, what a beautiful island and the lads on the boat really looked after us well, even pointing out some of the wildlife along the way”

Philomena O'Shea


“Best experience ever! This island truly is a hidden gem. We had such a lovely family picnic on the beach. Will definitely come over again with this ferry. Thanks for looking after us and the advice as to where to have the picnic!”

You ask, we answer

You can book online here or you can go to the ticket office and book we are located at Roonagh Point just outside Louisburg F28W8P3

Hill walking, swimming, fishing, picnics, play football on the amazing football pitch, Caher View restaurant is a lovely spot for lunch or a drink.

Immersing in Island Life

Engage with the friendly locals who call Inishturk home, as they share their stories and heritage. Immerse yourself in the island’s unique culture by attending traditional music sessions, where the lively melodies resonate with the island’s spirit. Inishturk’s community is known for its warmth and hospitality, ensuring that every visitor feels like a cherished guest.

Seaside Delights

Inishturk Island boasts secluded beaches and hidden coves waiting to be discovered. Pack a picnic and bask in the sun on pristine stretches of sand, or venture into the crystal-clear waters for a refreshing swim. The rhythmic sound of waves lapping against the shore creates a soothing soundtrack to your island adventure.

Chance Encounters

As you explore Inishturk’s charming streets, you may stumble upon unexpected delights. Engage in a conversation with a local artist, admire their unique creations, or savor the flavors of the island in quaint cafes and restaurants that serve freshly caught seafood and locally sourced produce. Inishturk’s authenticity is revealed in these serendipitous encounters, making every moment an unforgettable memory.

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Your Journey

The ferry journey to Inishturk Island is not merely a means of transportation; it is a gateway to tranquility, natural beauty, and a genuine connection with a close-knit community. As the ferry sails back to the mainland, you leave with a heart full of cherished experiences and a longing to return to the island’s embrace. Inishturk beckons adventurers seeking solace, peace, and a chance to reconnect with nature’s wonders. 


Phone: Alan: + 87 9004115

Phone: Brian: + 86 8515003

Office: + 87 2413783
Adress: Roonagh Point, Louisburg, Co.Mayo F28W8P3
Ticket Office Open Open Daily 09:00 - 18:30 Summer Only