Interesting Islands

Garinish Island, Glengarriff. County Cork


An island paradise, World famous gardens & friendly seals Garinish Island, also known as 'Ilnacullin' or 'Island of holly’ in Irish, is located in the sheltered harbor of Glengarriff in west Cork. The [...]

Garinish Island, Glengarriff. County Cork2020-05-07T12:40:49+00:00

Ireland’s Eye. North County Dublin


The Vikings, a parish church & large bird colonies Ireland's Eye lies off the coast north of Howth Harbour in north co. Dublin. In pre-Christian times it was called Eria's Island and the [...]

Ireland’s Eye. North County Dublin2020-04-30T18:51:12+00:00

Inch Island, Lough Swilly, County Donegal


Significant bird colonies, An O'Doherty castle & Super spectacular views The beautiful Inch Island is located in Lough Swilly in County Donegal. This is not a ‘true’ island anymore because, in 1855, The [...]

Inch Island, Lough Swilly, County Donegal2020-04-29T07:22:54+00:00

Dalkey Island, Off south County Dublin


An Ancient island near the stars with a thorn in it's side Dalkey Island lies less than 300 meters off the south Dublin coastline near the village of Dalkey. This 22-acre island has [...]

Dalkey Island, Off south County Dublin2020-04-29T17:19:34+00:00

Lambay Island, lies off North County Dublin


Interesting historic island full of wildlife Lambay lies 4km off the north County Dublin coast and is the easternmost point of Ireland. In the Neolithic period, it was used as a production site [...]

Lambay Island, lies off North County Dublin2020-05-09T08:44:01+00:00