Coastline Tours

The Croaghaun Cliffs are the highest sea cliffs in Ireland and third highest in Europe at 688 metres. The scenery surrounding these breath taking cliffs will blow you away. Experience the picturesque rock formations that make the West of Ireland unique.

How long is the ferry to the Croaghaun Cliffs?

It takes only 40 minutes to get to from Blacksod Pier to the Croaghaun Cliffs or 30 minutes from Dugort Pier to the Croaghaun Cliffs with us! We sail daily from May to September, weather dependent!

What’s included in your trip?

  • 50 minute crossing to the Croaghaun Cliffs from Blacksod Pier.
  • 30 minute crossing to Inishkea the Croaghaun Cliffs from Dugort Pier.
  • 2-4 hour coastline tour depending on passenger preferences.
  • Toilet facilities available on the boat.
  • Information about your surroundings provided by onboard tour guide.
  • Hot drinks & snacks available.

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Coastline Tour Options

Achill Departure

  • 30 minute crossing.
  • Combo trip.
  • Informative guide.
  • See the Croaghaun Cliffs.

Blacksod Departure

  • 40 minute crossing.
  • Combo trip.
  • Informative guide.
  • See the Croaghaun Cliffs.

Combo Trip

  • Fishing trip.
  • Achill crossing.
  • Blacksod crossing.
  • Informative guide.
  • See the Croaghaun Cliffs.


  • Arrive 10 minutes before trip departure.
  • Let us know when booking your trip if you would like services such as an informative guide / fishing trip to ensure availability.

What to bring with you

  • Waterproof jacket
  • Sun cream & Sun hat
  • Extra clothing
  • Packed lunch
  • Phone
  • Camera

Coastline Tour Itinerary:

Enjoy the experience of the Achill and Belmullet coastline as we head for the famous Croaghaun Cliffs. Your sailing takes you past the picturesque village of Surgeview, Dugort and the Islands of Achill, Inishkea, Blackrock, Duvillian Beag & Mór, Geachta and Léim ar Reithe. Laying just beyond this, the Croaghaun Cliffs come into view as we make our towards them. Get up close to these magnificent cliffs in our 12m South boat Catamaran the ‘Kea Josh’.

Travel around the North – West Coast of Achill Island and see the beautiful rock formations that make the West of Ireland. Learn about the rich history of your surroundings with our onboard tour guide and stop for a spot of fishing along the way with the chance of catching over 39 different species of fish.