Tory Island, Ireland

Tory Island is an island off Ireland, located 14.5 km (9 mi) north-west of the coast of County Donegal. There are two "towns" on the island, called simply West Town and East Town and the best way to explore the island is by foot or bicycle.

Despite its small size, Tory Island has a number of historical and mythological sites including Balor’s fort, The big key, the Wishing Stone, Grave of the Seven, the Lighthouse and the torpedo.

Things to See & Do

* Balor’s fort
* The big key
* The Wishing Stone
* The Bell Tower
* The Lighthouse

Cruise Season – March - Dec
Currency – Euro
Language – Irish, English
Population – 150 approx
Electricity – 2 vertical square pins and one perpendicular below British style
Time – GMT plus zero hours
International Country Telephone Code - 074, +353 74

Transport Links - Tory has no airport, but has regular ferry connections from mainland County Donegal. The ferry travels daily from April to October and five times a week for the rest of the year. The ferry does not take cars, but holds up to 70 passengers. During the winter months sea crossings may not be possible due to rough seas - but from November to March a small 4-seater helicopter runs from Falcarragh to Tory every other Thursday.

Information on this Web Site has been obtained from the Cruise Companies represented. However, the cruise industry is constantly changing and should be used as a guide only. We are unable to take responsibility for incorrect information and you must confirm all details at the time of booking.