Holy Island or Inis Cealtra at the mouth of Scariff Bay on Lough Derg, is one of the most famous monastic sites in Ireland. Its many attractions include a well preserved Round Tower, the ruins of six Churches and a cell like structure which is one of the most extraordinary buildings in Ireland.
Holy Island Boat Trip & Guided Tours
Ger Madden, local historian and author of the histories of Holy Island, Scariff, Mountshannon, and Tuamgraney, offers a Boat Trip and Guided Tour from Mountshannon Pier of the Island.www.eastclareheritage.com for more information on the area.
Visit: www.maddenhistory.com and www.ogradyhistory.com for other historical books by Ger Madden.
Please call to the East Clare Heritage on Mountshannon Pier.
Tel local: 061 921615
Tel Intl: +353 61 921615
Mob: +353 86 8749710