What is the main attraction on the Island?
Dun Aonghasa is the main attraction on the Aran Islands. It is a prehistoric fort set on a 300 foot cliff and offers tremendous views. It is accessible by bike which is the most popular method of access.
How far away is Dun Aonghasa?
Dun Aonghasa is a 30 minute cycle on a bike which is four miles away from Kilronan Pier, The Aran Islands
Which is the best route to take to Dun Aonghasa?
There is 2 options and both routes take 30 minutes ; The main road to Dun Aonghasa has an incline This route offers amazing views. Option 2 is the the coast road which is virtually flat and takes you along the coast line of the island. The seal colony is on the coastal road. This is the option preferred by the most leisurely cyclists.