Skellig Michael Landing Tour

If you want to set foot on Skellig Michael island and explore its incredible scenery, history and wildlife, then book our Skellig Michael Landing Tour for a trip that will give you a lifetime of incredible memories. There is nowhere else on earth quite like Skellig Michael.

Landing tours are limited to 180 people per day so places are extremely limited. As demand to visit the island has strengthened hugely over the past few years, we recommend you book your trip well in advance to avoid disappointment.

Landing Tour Departure Location

The landing tour departs from Portmagee Pontoon, in the middle of the village.

Landing Tour Departure Times

Trips leave every day at 9:00 a.m., weather permitting, between May 15th and October 2nd. Tickets should be collected from The Moorings in Portmagee by 8:45 a.m. at the latest.

Landing Tour Duration

The trip to Skellig Michael takes approximately 45 minutes and boats depart from the rock about 2 ½ hours after landing.

Landing Tour Cost

The landing tour costs 85 euros per person and is payable in cash to our representative at our ticket collection point in the reception of The Moorings in Portmagee on the day of the trip between 8 a.m. and 8:45 a.m.

What To Bring

Please bring proper attire for hiking - good shoes or boots and layered clothing - and your own food and drink as none is available on the island.

Landing Tour Safety

Your safety is our primary concern. All passengers are provided with personal life vests and general flotations aids are available at all times. All trips are weather-permitting and please be aware that weather can change from the start of the trip to the end.

Skellig Michael Safety Video