Skellig Islands

World Heritage Site & Star Wars


Rising majestically from the sea, Skellig Michael towers 714ft. (218 metres) above sea level. On the summit of this awe-inspiring rock, you will find a remarkably well preserved 6th Century monastic settlement. Of course, it recently hosted the film crew as the set for the latest Star Wars movie ‘The Force Awakens’.

On the spectacular Small Skelligs, 23,000 pairs of gannet nest on every available ledge, making it the second largest gannet colony in the world. Ferries depart from:

Valentia: 10am
Renard: 10:05am
Portmagee: 10:30am

Advanced booking is advisable. Sailing subject to weather conditions.

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