Kilmurvey Beach

Kilmurvey Beach is located 20 minutes cycle from Kilronan Village. It is accessible via the main road and the coastal road. It is another 10 minutes before Dun Aonghasa.

The beach is particularly popular in the summer months with people swimming. It has turquoise water and stunning views of Connemara as well as the rest of the island.

The beach is also located just stones throw away from Dun Aonghasa which is clearly visible on the hill. It is also where you turn off to visit the Worm Hole.

Aran Island

Getting to
Kilmurvey Beach
from Aran bike Hire

Kilmurvey beach is a popular gem on the Aran Islands because of its Blue Flag status and beautifully clear water.

It is located on Inishmore, which is the largest of the Aran Islands. The beach is a great spot for swimming, sunbathing, and surfing. 

Just make your way from Aran Bike Hire up to Spar super Market. Turn right and make your up to Joe Wattie’s pub…. If you are looking for a flat surface, turn right and make your way to Kilmurvey Beach along the coastal road. This takes you past St. Ciaran’s Monastery (Teampall Chiarain), and the popular Seal Colony. You will see lots of fields with intricate stone walls, Ponies, goats, sheep cows and, pass the Goats cheese factory, and lots of surprises along the way.

Aran Island

Choose to cycle Aran Bike Hire and cycle to Dun Aonghasa Fort & Cliffs, the Beach, Worm Hole, or just peruse the island


Map & Directions to Kilmurvey Beach