Welcome to the magical kingdom of the Burren, land of the fertile rock. Ireland’s flagship heritage landscape, from flora to fauna. geology to archaeology, agriculture to community. No matter what it is about the Burren that interests you, there is something here for everybody.
The Cliffs of Moher stretch for 8km & rise up to 214 metres above the Atlantic Ocean. Our mission at the Cliffs of Moher Visitors’ Centre is to develop and improve the delivery of a world class visitor experience in a safe, welcoming and informative manner while adhering to best practice in the conservation of the Cliffs of Moher, their environs and heritage.
The Aran Islands are richly unique. Landscapes of Limestone rock, a stretch of cliffs facing the moods of the Atlantic, large boulders, rock formations, and clean beaches. It is also a place steeped in emmense cultural heritage and history.
Lahinch Golf Club is frequently referred to as “the St. Andrew’s of Ireland” because of its close proximity and interaction with the local village. The links is situated on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean.
Chosen for his “least disturbance philosophy,” The Doonbeg golf site was designed by two-time British Open Champion Greg Norman. Spanning 1.5 miles of crescent shaped beach and century-old sand dunes, the course offers views across the Atlantic from the green, the fairway, or tee of 16 of the 18 holes.
In the heart of the Burren, lies one of the oldest caves in Ireland. This cave was formed by the glacial melt waters of an early ice age. The erosive power of the waters carved out an subterrainian river deep underneath Aillwee mountain.
The National Parks & Wildlife Service welcomes you to Coole Park which, together with the adjoining Garryland, is a Nature Reserve of approximately 405 hectares (1000 acres).
The Burren Smokehouse is a family-run business that was set up in 1989 by Birgitta & Peter Curtin. We believe in Finest Quality Food Products, good customer care and a good group of team workers to ensure that we keep up our standards.
The Burren Perfumery was founded 35 years ago at the centre of a quiet valley in the heart of the Burren. The Burren Perfumery is in Carron, Co. Clare approximately one hour driving time from Shannon or Galway.
If you have never surfed before…or if you have tried other schools and found yourself in a big group getting little or no attention or instruction…then it is time to try something new.