Half-Day Food Tour of Inishmore

The Aran Islands, Co. Galway

Half-Day Food Tours of Inishmore

Join us for an engaging and delightful Half-Day Food Tour of Inishmore! Perfect for those with a tight schedule but a big appetite for adventure, this tour offers a wonderful snapshot of the island’s rich history, vibrant culture, and delectable cuisine. Here’s a detailed look at the experiences we have lined up for you on this immersive journey.

Tour Highlights

Dún Aonghasa

We begin our tour with a visit to the magnificent Dún Aonghasa, the largest prehistoric stone fort on the Aran Islands. Perched dramatically on a cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Dún Aonghasa offers stunning views and a fascinating glimpse into the island’s ancient past. Wander through the fort’s impressive dry-stone walls and learn about its historical significance. Entry fee is included in the tour.

Shopping in Kilmurvey Craft Village

Next, we head to Kilmurvey Craft Village, a charming collection of shops offering locally made crafts. Here, you can browse a variety of unique items, from intricate jewelry and traditional Aran knitwear to handcrafted pottery and beautiful souvenirs. Supporting these local artisans not only provides you with lovely mementos but also helps sustain the island’s vibrant craft community.

 

Teach Nan Phaidi Cafe/Restaurant

Our tour continues with a stop at Teach Nan Phaidi Cafe/Restaurant, where you can take a break and enjoy lunch. While lunch is not included in the tour price, you’ll have the opportunity to purchase delicious, locally inspired dishes. The cozy ambiance and friendly service at Teach Nan Phaidi make it a perfect spot to relax and savor the flavors of the island.

The Seal Colony

After lunch, we make our way to the Seal Colony, a delightful spot where you can observe seals in their natural habitat. Watch as these fascinating marine mammals bask on the rocks and play in the waters, providing a charming and memorable wildlife experience. The seal colony is a favorite for nature enthusiasts and photographers alike, offering numerous opportunities to capture the beauty of these charismatic creatures.

 

Our Goat Farm and Visitor Centre

We conclude our tour with a visit to our very own Goat Farm and Visitor Centre. Here, you’ll engage in an informative and interactive Q&A session about our cheese-making process. Learn about the traditional methods we use to craft our delicious cheeses and enjoy a tasting session that highlights the unique flavors of our products. You’ll also have the chance to meet our friendly herd of goats, each with their own names and personalities. This hands-on experience provides a delightful and educational end to your tour, connecting you with the heart and soul of our farm.