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Cliffs of Moher Private Tour from Cork
"The Cliffs of Moher is the number 1 place to visit in Ireland and leaving from the south of Ireland there are many attractions that can also be enjoyed on route to make the most of your day. We stop in Limerick city the 3rd biggest in Ireland with histor pass through ‘Corofin’ and ‘Kilfenora’ and skirting around ‘Lisdoonvarna’ all of these towns have stories attached and are famous for their summer festivals. Now arriving to a place known as the ‘mini cliffs’ which is a warm up before the big event this is a very beautiful and unusual landscape in the heart of the Burren it was once a coral reef under a tropical sea off the west coast of Ireland. Back millions of years ago when Ireland was on the equator and 80% of the flowers and fauna of Ireland grow there on the face of the Atlantic looking out at the Aran Islands.
From EUR390.00
 
Cliffs of Moher Private Tour from Killarney
"The Cliffs of Moher are Ireland’s most visited natural attraction with a magical vista that will capture your heart and live in your memory forever. Standing 214m (702 feet) at their highest point they stretch for 8 kilometres (5 miles) along the Atla we will start the Cliffs of Mohar tour from Killarney. On route we will visit Bunratty Castle which is a must on the itinerary and is your chance to experience a window into Ireland’s history. You can explore the castle and the 19th century Bunratty Folk tapestries and works of art which capture the mood of those times.  You can explore at your own leisure and marvel at the fixtures and fittings. At night time the castle is the impressive setting for the medieval castle banquets which are held year round. During our visit to Bunratty Castle we will also visit the Folk Park. Here you will enjoy the sights sounds
From EUR440.00
 
Cliffs of Moher Private Tour from Cork
"The Cliffs of Moher is the number 1 place to visit in Ireland and leaving from the south of Ireland there are many attractions that can also be enjoyed on route to make the most of your day. We stop in Limerick city the 3rd biggest in Ireland with histor pass through ‘Corofin’ and ‘Kilfenora’ and skirting around ‘Lisdoonvarna’ all of these towns have stories attached and are famous for their summer festivals. Now arriving to a place known as the ‘mini cliffs’ which is a warm up before the big event this is a very beautiful and unusual landscape in the heart of the Burren it was once a coral reef under a tropical sea off the west coast of Ireland. Back millions of years ago when Ireland was on the equator and 80% of the flowers and fauna of Ireland grow there on the face of the Atlantic looking out at the Aran Islands.
From EUR390.00

More Local Customs in County Clare

Local Customs

Famine Houses

The Great Famine in Ireland lasted from 1845-1852 during which approximately 1 million people died and more than 1 million more emigrated to other countries. Although many factors contributed to the...
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Matchmaking Festival

Should you happen to be single, visiting in September and looking to be hitched to an Irish lad or Irish lass, head for Lisdoonvarna's annual matchmaking festival. The festival is held in September...
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Dancing

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Shhh! Someone is singing!

When someone starts to sing a song in a pub, everyone gets quiet. The musical tradition is very strong in Ireland and song is perhaps respected above all. When there is a traditional Irish music...
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Mar 11, 2010

Fairy trees

As we were driving from Bunratty Castle towards Ennis along the N18 near Clarecastle our guide pointed out a rather unattractive thorn tree alongside the highway that the road curves around and said...
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Dabs
Aug 25, 2009

Sheela Na Gig

On the wall in the Great Hall in Bunratty Castle, I noticed this rather hideous figure carved onto the wall, I thought it was a skeleton but then the guide/wench explained that it was Sheela Na Gig, a...
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Dabs
Aug 23, 2009
 
 
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Doolin "Castle"

If you wish, you can take one of the smaller side-roads off the main highway to descend down into the village of Doolin. We did this on our first afternoon there and came across this rather imposing...
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Bwana_Brown
Jan 10, 2004

Popular Cities in County Clare

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Ennis

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Doolin

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Bunratty

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Ballyvaughan

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Top Hotels in County Clare

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Coast Road R-477, The Burren, R477, Ireland
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Bunratty Village, Bunratty, County Clare, Ireland
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North of Tully, Renvyle, Connemara, Ireland
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O'Connell St, Ennis, County Clare, Ireland
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Main Street, The Burren, Ireland
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Corkscrew Hill, The Burren, Ballyvaughan, County Clare, Ireland
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Top Things to Do in County Clare

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Bunratty Castle

The name Bunratty, Bun Raite (or possibly, Bun na Raite) in Irish, means the 'bottom' or end of the 'Ratty' river. This river, alongside the castle, flows into the nearby Shannon estuary. Bunratty...
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Cliffs of Moher

O'Brien's Tower is no historical building, but rather made for the tourist-industry: it was built already in the 19th century by a local farmer for the many tourists, who came to see the famous Cliffs...
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Folk Park

When walking around the Bunratty Folk Park we came across a large Irish Wolfhound snoozing in the grass. A big fella that was used to people, he opened his eyes for a look and then went back to...
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Aillwee Caves

Only a few miles outside Ballyvaughan there's Aillwee Caves. A farmer found these caves in the 1940s when his dog ran into one of the entrances. He kept quiet for around 30 years (amazing for an...
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Poulnabrone Dolmen

Poulnabrone Dolmen is an ancient portal tomb located in the Burren region of County Clare, south of Ballyvaughan. We visited this spot on a tour of the Burren and Cliffs of Moher with Galway Tour...
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St Finghans

These days it’s one of the great ruins of Ireland, though less visited than most of the others because it’s not on the beaten path and the busses don’t come here apparently. There’s also special...
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Top 5 County Clare Writers

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donpaul77

"The Sweet County Clare"
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globetrott

"The Cliffs of Moher, the Burren & a lot more !"
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MalenaN

"Cliffs of Moher and Burren"
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Dabs

"Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty Castle and the Burren"
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"The Cliffs of Moher"
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