If you are coming to the Aran Islands to go Glamping or camping from Cork you can go directly. This means you would need to either drive or take public public transport to Limerick. Then from Limerick you would go to Galway and then onto Rossaveal where you can get a ferry to the Aran Islands.
If you wish to take the scenic route. A suggestion would be to go to Killarney and travel around the Dingle peninsula and the Ring of Kerry and then head through Limerick to Galway. You can also take a ferry across the mouth of the river Shannon. This brings you out to the South of County Clare which is the coastal part and you can make your way down through Lahinch, The Cliffs of Moher and then onto Doolin where you can take a ferry to any of the Aran Islands. This part is basically the Wild Atlantic Way and is known for it’s scenic beauty. This section is not on a public transport route but there are tours which go in this general direction.
Cork on the Wild Atantic Way
The Co. Cork phase of the Wild Atlantic Way is 470km long beginning from the picturesque town of Kinsale to the south of Cork City and consummation in the Beara Peninsula close to the town of Kenmare in Co. Kerry where the following stage begins.
This Wild Atlantic Way drive along Cork’s coast takes no less than 2 days to finish. However with such a great amount to see and do, you ought to attempt to use in any event a week on this stage to douse up perspectives, the craic (fun) and provide for yourself time to do strolls and different exercises.
A portion of the best towns, towns and islands to visit on the Cork course incorporate Kinsale, Clonakilty, Rosscarbery, Skibbereen, Baltimore, Sherkin Island, Clear Island, Ballydehob, Schull, Whiddy Island, Bantry, Glengarriff, Castletownbere, Bere Island, Dursey Island and completing in Kenmare.