Scattery Island Tours


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. Scattery Island contains the remains of an ancient monastic site featuring a round tower, the cathedral and several medieval churches. As well as these historic sites, the island also has a lighthouse. Ferries depart from Kilrush Marina from May to September, with two/three sailings daily.

    Key information

    • Daily summer ferry service 
    • Café service on board 
    • Group bookings 
    • Wheelchair friendly 

    Opening hours 

    Sunday - Friday: 9am - 6pm

    Saturday: 9am - 6.30pm

    Contact details

    Address: Kilrush Marina, Merchants Quay, Cappagh, Kilrush, County Clare
    Phone: +353  852505512