Visit the Islands
Historic Scattery Island, where St Senan founded a monastic settlement in the 6th century is less than 2 miles from Kilrush Marina.
The Aran Islands are one of the last outposts of Gaelic civilisation where Irish is still the spoken language are 30 minutes by Ferry from Doolin.
Travel to Holy Island (Inis Cealtra), one of Ireland’s most famous monastic sites, from Mountshannon. Its many attractions include a well preserved Round Tower, the ruins of 6 churches and an extraorinary cell like structure.