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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
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Guided Connemara Day Tour from Galway
"You depart Galway in the morning north along the Wild Atlantic Way your fully trained and your local driver guide will take you through the Claddagh and Salthill. You will then head west along the southern shores of Connemara looking out across Galway Bay. As your tour passes through the picturesque villages of Barna Furbo Spiddal and Inverin
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Guided Connemara Day Tour from Galway
"You depart Galway in the morning north along the Wild Atlantic Way your fully trained and your local driver guide will take you through the Claddagh and Salthill. You will then head west along the southern shores of Connemara looking out across Galway Bay. As your tour passes through the picturesque villages of Barna Furbo Spiddal and Inverin
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On the Coast Tips (9)

Dunguaire Castle ~ A Literary Connection

In the previous tip about Bohermore Cemetery, you read a short bio of Lady Augusta Gregory who was known for being a leading member of the early Irish literary and theater renaissance movement, and...
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starship
Nov 22, 2016

Lar Connacht - something you...

... MUST see!This is a part of Ireland (West Coast) where people still speak mostly Gaelic & there are at least 5 different types of landscape on the Connemara peninsula.Important: if you have,...
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Mauzl
Nov 29, 2002

Lar Connacht

... I'm an absolute "water-lover" - water intrigues me big time & the Lar Connacht/Connemara area was almost like heaven for me, because of the many lakes everywhere and the open sea close by......
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Nov 29, 2002

If you can get the chance do...

If you can get the chance do drive along the coast road at sunset. It is well worth seeing the sight of the setting sun reflecting off the sea and spreading the last rays of light over the rocky...
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greebo
Aug 25, 2002

Once a small seaside resort...

Once a small seaside resort 3km west of Galway, Salthill is now an important suburb of this expanding city. Salthill seems to have grown in importance as a result and, today, it is the premier resort...
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Kozzmozz
Aug 25, 2002

You can take a ferry from here...

You can take a ferry from here to get yourself to the aran islands, home to some of the most ancient pre-Christian remains in Ireland. Of the three islands - Inishmore, Inishmaan and Inisheer....
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husain
Aug 25, 2002

Cleggan Harbor

Cleggan is a small fishing village nestling at the head of Cleggan Bay, on Connemara's Atlantic Coast. This village is the departure point for ferry services to the islands of Inishbofin and...
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jckim
Feb 26, 2005

Ballyvoghan Bay - Blackhead

Wonderful contrasts of rugged stones & the rough sea - and it changes "faces" with the weather - you can never get bored of it :o)
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Mauzl
Dec 18, 2002

Lar Connacht

... amazing panorama's everywhere...I get "holiday-Connemara-homesick" whenever I look @ my photographs...As I already mentioned, I love water and this area is just made for brilliant pictures! ...
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Nov 29, 2002
 
 
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Poulnabrone Dolmen

We made a 15 minutes stop at Poulnabrone Dolmen, one of many Neolithic toms that can be found in the area. The tomb is more than 5000 years old and when it was excavated in 1986 the remains of 33...
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Aillwee Cave

There is a great scene in Father Ted where Ted and Dougal meet Victor Meldrew or the actor who plays Vicrtor Meldrew from One Foot in the Grave at these caves. Ted thinks it would be great to go up to...
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The Burren

Ballyvaughan is a village in the north western corner of the Burren. It is situated on the south shores of Galway Bay and lots of tourists pass here on their way to the Burren and Cliffs of Moher. We...
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O'Connors Pub

Doolin is one of the places most tourists are heading to and mostly it is for the famous music-pub of Gus O'Connor, that made this tiny village at the west-coast of Ireland world-famous. Gus...
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Cliffs of Moher

Cliffs of Moher is one of the biggest tourist attractions in Ireland and it is easy to understand why. It is a spectacular sight to see the high steep cliffs above the Atlantic Ocean. At the highest...
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Dun Dúbhchathair

This fort is also located on the edge of a high cliff, it’s situated at the southern side of Inis Mór. The construcion consists of a extended part which was defended by a bended wall and a “chevaux de...
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