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Burren, Co. Clare

This article is about a region in County Clare. For the village in County Down, see Burren, County Down. Burren landscape Burren landscape in the evening sun The karst hills of The Burren

The Burren is a karst-landscape region or alvar in northwest County Clare, in Ireland. It is one of the largest karst landscapes in Europe. The region measures approximately 250 square kilometres and is enclosed roughly within the circle made by the villages Ballyvaughan, Kinvara, Tubber, Corofin, Kilfenora and Lisdoonvarna. It is bounded by the Atlantic and Galway Bay on the west and north, respectively.

A small portion of the Burren has been designated as Burren National Park. It is one of only six National Parks in Ireland and the smallest in size .
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On this page you can see a map of Burren, see what's on in Burren, find out how to get to Burren, find things to see and do in Burren, visit local websites for Burren, browse restaurants in Burren.

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Bus to Burren

  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 336:
      • Kilkee (Ketts Bar Gratten St) - Limerick (Bus Station)
      • Limerick (Bus Station) - Kilkee (Ketts Bar Gratten St)

Things to See and Do in Burren

Burren National Park

The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland

Restaurants in Burren

Linnane's Lobster Bar

New Quay, Burrin, Burren, Co. Clare

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Guided Tours

Guided Tours and Bus Tours: Take a bus tour around Burren, or an overnight tour visiting various sights in Burren and the surrounding regions.

Map of Burren