Things to do on Inishbofin

There are many things to do on Inishbofin, for all ages. Inishbofin is an island to be explored during a weekend break or as a midweek getaway. Walk the picturesque loops, scuba dive in the clear waters, bird watch or fish in the sea.

You can book activities with packages or please let us know if we can organise a personalised getaway.

things to do on inishbofin

Music

We have a great line up again this year for our Tuesday night concerts, giving you a unique opportunity to enjoy some great Irish talent in an intimate island setting.

walking on inishbofin

Walking

With quiet roads and spectacular off road trails, Inishbofin is the perfect destination for a walking holiday In Ireland. Find your own way or follow one of 3 way-marked Looped Walks.

scuba diving on inishbofin

Scuba Diving

With some of the clearest waters in Ireland, Inishbofin is well-known as a great scuba diving location. The Islands West dive centre on Inishbofin offers the following courses: Discover scuba, PADI Open Water, Advanced Open Water, Night Diver and speciality courses.

inishbofin bird watching

Bird Watching

Inishbofin provides breeding grounds for many species of birds. One of the rarest is the corncrake, which still breeds successfully here due to the traditional farming methods and local conservation initiatives.

inishbofin beach

Beach

Inishbofin can boast some of the most beautiful beaches in Ireland, having several white sandy beaches with crystal clear water.

inishbofin angling

Angling

The west of Ireland has the long been recognised as one of the most exciting sea fishing destinations. Its location on the edge of the European continental shelf with inshore waters warmed by the North Atlantic Drift, ensures a rich and varied marine life, with around 80 species of fish  present.

more things to do on inishbofin

More Things To Do

Cycling, snorkelling and much more awaits on this magical island. Visit the weekly market or browse the heritage museum.