The Lighthouse

The old lighthouse is located at the highest point of the island offers spectacular 360 degree panoramic views. It is 37 meters high and opened in 1857. It is located at the most southern point of island adjacent to the Cliffs of Moher. Its beacon radiates for over 20 nautical miles and provides an important navigational and safety assistance for ships sailing along Ireland’s western coast.

The Aran Islands are  located in the center of the Wild Atlantic Way. It is Accessible from Rossavel (Connemara & Galway). The Aran Islands are also accessible from Doolin which is close to the Cliffs of Moher in County Clare.

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