The Burren/West Clare

  1. The Loophead Summer Hedge School

    Loop Head, Clare

    Annual Summer School with modules focused on art, philosophy & nature, delivered by professor, artist, author, and habitat researcher Carmel T. Madigan. Read more

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  2. Scattery Island Centre

    Kilrush, Clare

    The Scattery Island Centre interprets the monastic site on Scattery Island which is 2.5km off the shores of County Clare. The monastery, consisting of a round tower and several churches, was founded by St Senan in the early part of the 6th century. Read more

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  3. Purecamping Eco-Campsite

    Kilkee, Clare

    Purecamping, is a family run eco campsite, set in the small village of Querrin, Kilkee, County Clare, overlooking the Shannon Estuary. You can camp in one of the beautiful canvas bell tents, or for the more adventurous in your own tent in the woods. Read more

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  4. Doonbeg River salmon and sea trout

    Doonbeg, Clare

    Doonbeg River is a great salmon and sea trout river in County Claire. It rises in Lissycasey and flows westwards through Cooraclare and Doonbeg to the sea. It gets a small run of spring salmon and a fair run of grilse and sea trout from June. Read more

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  5. Crotty Galvin Traditional Music Festival Weekend

    Kilrush, Clare

    An annual event held in Moyasta to honour the music of three talented musicians from the area - Ellen 'Nell' Galvin, PJ Crotty and his brother Peadar Crotty. Read more

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  6. Black Oak Restaurant

    Milltown Malbay, Clare

    The Black Oak Restaurant is located in a beautiful and unique countryside setting in Milltown Malbay, County Clare. They offer a wide range of dishes with idyllic views overlooking the West Clare coastline. Read more

  7. Doonbeg The Links

    Doonbeg, Clare

    Doonbeg The Links are part of the stunning Lodge at Doonbeg, offering luxury and independence for a holiday in County Clare. Cottages are available with one to four bedrooms and are perfect for family, group and golfing getaways. Read more

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  8. Dolphin Discovery Kilrush

    Kilrush, Clare

    Dolphin Discovery in Kilrush, County Clare, offers boat trips to see Ireland’s only resident group of bottlenose dolphins. Dolphins are curious, playful, unpredictable animals, whose charming antics are bound to amaze and delight passengers. Read more

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  9. The Music Makers of West Clare

    Milltown Malbay, Clare

    The Music Makers of West Clare, visitor attraction located in Miltown Malbay brings together the story of culture, heritage and traditional music. Learn the story behind the music and view “The Session”. Read more

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  10. Kilrush Shannon Dolphin Trail

    Kilrush, Clare

    Starting at the Shannon Dolphin Information Board in the town's Market Square, and by following the Trail Marker Posts, the Kilrush Dolphin Trail guides the visitor on an enthralling tour of discovery. Read more

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