From Limerick: Guided tour of Cliffs of Moher and The Burren

From Limerick: Guided tour of Cliffs of Moher and The Burren

Our fully guided day tour gives you the very best of The Burren along with a 2 hour stop at the magnificent Cliffs of Moher.
* Duration: 10 hours
* Starts: Limerick, Ireland
* Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips




Our fully guided day tour gives you the very best of The Burren along with a 2 hour stop at the magnificent Cliffs of Moher.

Itinerary
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Pass By: River Shannon, Ireland

Ireland’s longest river flows right through Limerick

Pass By: Bunratty Castle and Folk Park, Bunratty West, Bunratty Ireland

Built to impress in the 15th century, Bunratty Castle is one of the most splendid in Ireland. It’s bold outline dominates the skyline as you pass.

Stop At: Ennis, Ennis, County Clare

Ennis or ‘Inis’ in Irish meaning ‘Island.’ The name relates to an island formed between 2 courses of the River Fergus on which the Franciscan Friary was built in the 13th century.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Lemenagh Castle, Leamaneh North, Co. Clare, Ireland

This notable O’Brien stronghold was the home of the formidable Marie Rua MacMahon.

Pass By: Caherconnell Stone Fort & Sheepdog Demonstrations, R480 Road, Caherconnell V95 YK31 Ireland

This exceptionally well preserved medieval stone ringfort is clearly visible from the road as we pass.

Stop At: Poulnabrone Dolmen, R480 Ireland

Our first scheduled stop this morning. A dolmen consists of three standing stones on which a huge capstone is placed. Poulnabrone Dolmen was constructed by Neolithic farmers over 5,500 years ago and is one of the Burren’s most iconic landmarks.

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: The Burren House Farm County Clare, Ireland Ireland

The glacio-karst landscape of the Burren is all around us.

Stop At: Aillwee Cave, Ballycahill, Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare, Ireland

Explore the dramatic underground caverns, bridged chasms and frozen waterfalls of Ireland’s leading showcave.

Duration: 45 minutes

Pass By: Ballyvaughan, Ballyvaughan, The Burren, County Clare

Through the picturesque village of Ballyvaughan and out on to the Wild Atlantic Way.

Pass By: Black Head Lighthouse, Murrooghtoohy North, Co. Clare, Ireland

The lighthouse at Black Head was commissioned in the 1930’s to assist vessels in navigating the rocky shoreline.

Pass By: Fanore Beach, Fanore Ireland

Keep an eye out for some hardy surfers as we pass Fanore Beach.

Pass By: Doolin, Doolin, The Burren, County Clare

The little village of Doolin is renowned for it’s traditional Irish music,

Stop At: Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre, Liscannor Ireland

Once at the Cliffs of Moher, our driver / guide will present you with your entry ticket to the visitors centre. You have 2 hours to explore all the cliffs have to offer.

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Liscannor, Liscannor, County Clare

A magnificent coastal village situated at the end of Liscannor Bay.

Stop At: Lahinch, Lahinch, County Clare

Nestled at the head of Liscannor Bay beside a 2 km long beach of golden sand, Lahinch attracts surfing and canoeing enthusiasts from all over the world. There are multiple food outlets here for lunch.

Duration: 45 minutes

Pass By: Ennistymon Falls, Ennistymon Ireland

Ennistymon is a country market town. The River Inagh, with it’s small rapids known as the Cascades, runs through the town.