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The 5th Annual Inishbofin Walking Festival

,   Wednesday, 19 April 2017

The fifth annual Inishbofin walking festival is taking place between the 22nd and the 24th of April this year and Citylink are the proud sponsor of the festival. The Inish Bofinwalking festival will be awash with artists, authors and experienced localguides to welcome you to one of Irelands most beautiful islands. The local experienced tour guides will bring you through the islands rich history, archaeology, marine biology,botany, and ornithology with esteemed artists ensuring that you are walking,talking, talking, eating, breathing and learning as you explore through the islands hotels,bars and restaurants.

Inishbofin walking festival

Artists attending the event include Finbar Fury, Rosie Kearney, Folk/bluegrass band Jig Jam,Moycullen soprano Aimee Banks and Lisa Carey who will open the festival bylaunching her new Novel ‘The Stolen Child’. Native Inishbofin historian and archaeologist Tommy Burke will open the festival with a presentation entitled“Know Your Island”. The festival will have five featured walks over three days that will cater to walkers of all levels.

InishBofin walking festival

CityLink is very proud to provide bus routes to the Clegan/Inishbofin Ferry through Dublin Airport, Dublin City, Cork, Limerick,Athone and Connemara. The Clegan timetable can be found here. If you wish to find out the ferry times contact InishbofinIsland Discovery online or by phone. InishBofin hosts many cultural events throughout the year including the Inishbofin Arts Festival, Inishbofin Half-Marathon, Environmental SummerSchool, Bird Watching weekendsand the Inishbofin Set Dancing & Trad Weekend.

InishBofin is one of Irelands most beautiful Islands and CityLink are a proud sponsor of the Inisbofin walking festival.


Getting tothe Cleggan Citylink Stop: 

CityLink provide a bus service to Cleggan on the Cliften service and has 5 services from Galway daily. Passengers can connect in Galway from Dublin Airport, Dublin City & Limerick.

Getting tothe walking festival from Cleggan Citylink Stop: 
Ferry crossings operate year-round from Cleggan,Co. Galway. Sailings take 30 minutes. 
Contact Inishbofin Island Discovery (09145819/45894;

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