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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.
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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

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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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cleomedes
Mar 08, 2008

First stop from Shannon Airport

It is very convenient (almost on top of N18 near Shannon airport), reasonably priced, fun to explore, self-paced (we did not join a tour), includes a "village" of interesting (although somewhat...
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elmendorfs
Jul 11, 2007

Bunratty Castle

Very nicely restored castle, surprisingly close to N18 near the Shannon airport. You can explore most of the castle via narrow spiral stairways. The garden, village around the castle is worth your...
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elmendorfs
Jun 30, 2007

Bunratty ... go back in time

Great for the family, good price of 27 euros for a family of four. easy to find on the main road between limerick and the airport. Five mins from the travelodge. Esay to pass four hours looking into...
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Ludders
Jun 04, 2005

Medieval Dinner

Enjoy a large banquet of grainy bread, soup, stew, meat, mead/wine. Eat with a knife, only; but later they give you a fork. Dinner entertainment includes medieval-costumed singers, comedic actors and...
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highlandlaura
Mar 24, 2005

Bunratty Castle Dinner Show

** Pictures on the way **I know that it sounds hokey, but this is actually a lot of fun. The folks there go to a bunch of trouble to treat everyone like they are actual honored guests in the home of...
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Suzi3636
Oct 05, 2003

Bunratty Castle

Castle on the River Shannon is well-preserved. A folk-park is maintained in the surrounding grounds. Next door is Durty Nellie's Pub, a good place for lunch. Make reservations for the Medieval dinner...
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highlandlaura
May 16, 2003

BUNRATTYCASTLE<br/>placed between...

BUNRATTYCASTLE placed between Shannon and Limmerick .One of the main attraction of the region .It has a great parc , where they have reconstructed a small village of the former days . It is worth a...
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RitchiS1
Sep 12, 2002

WALKING THROUG THE BUNRATTY CASTLE PARK

SEE THE SMALL VILLAGE IN THE EVENING THE VILLAGE AND PASK WILL BE CLOSED , SO YOU CAN DRINK A GUINESS IN A FAMILY ATMOPHERE AT MC NAMARA AND SON
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RitchiS1
Apr 11, 2004

Bunratty Castle

Bunratty Castle was AMAZING! It was so huge; anyones dream home (if Castles are your style). We toured almost every room in the Castle, including the Earls bedroom, which is said to be haunted!
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Dazzle88
Dec 10, 2003

This is the lord's chamber in...

This is the lord's chamber in Bunratty Castle. This castle was the only one I saw that was reconstructed and furnished with period pieces, a living museum of medieval life.
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kathycollins
Sep 12, 2002
 
 
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King John's Castle

I've never actually been to King John's Castle but I'm here in my Technology class and I happened to stumble across this website so I decided to write something on it. I live in Limerick and King...
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Treaty Stone

It's over the Thomondbridge off the Ennis road, facing King Johns Castle. Yes its just a big old stone with a chipped corner. But it means a lot to local history &amp; has come to symbolise Limerick...
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Hunt Musuem

The Hunt Museum was surprisingly impressive. Located in the Old Customs House, their permanent collection is quite extensive including 2000 peices from the Hunt Collection with works of art by Yeats,...
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St.Mary's Cathedral

By the time I arrived at St. Marys, the church was closed. Therfore the graveyard was nice. Their is also a bench in front of the entrance in case you need to rest your legs after a long walk. The...
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St Mary's Cathedral

St Mary's Cathedral was built in 1168 on the site of a palace given to Limerick by the King of Munster. The palace was built on the Viking Meeting House that used to be the seat of power for the...
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University of Limerick

The Univeristy of Limerick is fairly new - but it is rapidly growing in status and size. An influx of European Union funding in the early 90's is apparent in the new buildings and vibrant energy....
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