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Burren and Cliffs of Moher UNESCO Geopark
Liscannor, Co. Clare
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Mid-way on the Wild Atlantic Way The Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark is a stunning destination with an astonishing landscape steeped in history. It's a destination brimming with activities, attractions, culture and excellent food.

On the west coast of Ireland and mid-way on the Wild Atlantic Way lies the Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark. In the stunning surrounds of this UNESCO-recognised Geopark you will find the longest cave system in Ireland, the largest stalactite in Europe, the Burren National Park, the Carron Nature Reserve, and a host of wild flora and fauna waiting to be discovered.

The Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark has a lot to offer its curious visitor, with over 20 different activities and pursuits available which cater for those looking for a rush of adrenaline to those looking to discover the secrets of the landscape in a more leisurely fashion. The Burren outdoor adventure and activity trail includes activities from hiking and biking to surfing and kayaking to walking and foraging.

The Burren Food Trail is a unique opportunity for visitors to this spectacular region to uncover the secrets behind its superb award-winning artisan food products and producers. Highlights on the food trail include award-winning chef-led restaurants and tours of the artisan producers’ facilities with demonstrations of the processes they use.

There are a number of attractions to suit many interests from the magnificent Cliffs of Moher to the equally impressive stalactite at Doolin cave. There is also a perfumery and a smokehouse. Alternatively, for those interested in heritage, history and geology, there are 9 geosites including Poulnabrone portal tomb, Carron turlough and the Lisdoonvarna spa wells.

Contact details
Lislorkan North, Inis Díomáin, Co. Clare, Ireland
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The great outdoorsFlaggy Shore

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Food experiencesThe Burren Food Trail

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Free things to doBurren Way

Skirting the County Clare coastline before moving inland across the Burren’s expanse of limestone and pretty villages, The Burren Way is an exceptional 114km trail that treats walkers at every turn.

SustainabilityBurren Smokehouse

Curious as to how the Burren Smokehouse smoke their salmon? Call into the Burren Smokehouse Visitor Centre located in Lisdoonvarna just off the Wild Atlantic Way and a short drive from the Cliffs of Moher.

Coastal escapesO'Brien's Tower

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