Inis Meáin (Inishmaan) is the middle island among the three Aran Islands. This Island has remained the quietest and least visited by tourists throughout the years. The population of Inis Meáin is about 200 people.
There are over 300 flowering plants on the island, from places as far as the Arctic and the Mediterranean regions. A wide variety of nesting birds and natural ecosystems can be found on this serene Island.
Inis Meáin is truly an escape from the modern world. The Island is a maze of winding roads, laneways and trails that take you around the rugged landscape. Like the other Aran Islands there are rocky hillsides, beaches, and wild flowers blooming throughout.
The Island hosts Irish language and Traditional Culture courses where you can learn about the history and traditions of the Aran Islands from music, story-telling and poetry. to set dancing and environmental studies.
Day trip return ferry picks up at 16.15pm. Overnighter need to phone the office if you wish to return next morning at 11.15am.