Tour Code: 8623P2
Duration: 8 hours
Traveling south along the Wild Atlantic Way, destination: The Cliffs of Moher via Dunguaire Castle, The Burren, Corcomroe Abbey, Ballyvaughan, Lisdoonvarna and Doolin. After the Cliffs of Moher we return to Galway again along the Coast of County Clare and the Wild Atlantic Way.
Your tour departs Merchants Road outside the Kinlay Hostel at 09:30am daily. Traveling south along the Wild Atlantic Way, your first stop is at Dunguaire Castle on the outskirts of Kinvara. A photo stop here at one of the most photographed castles in the whole of Ireland and then it's on through the glacio-karst landscape of the Burren and on to Corcomroe Abbey. This fascinating Cistercian Abbey is noted for its distinguished carvings and rich ornamentation.
You then travel through Ballyvaughan and on to Lisdoonvarna, famous for its annual match making festival, before arriving at the majestic Cliffs of Moher, Wild Atlantic Way - 'Signature Point' (entry fee included). The Cliffs of Moher are one of Ireland's most spectacular sights and one of the 'Signature Points' on the Wild Atlantic Way. Rising 214 meters (702 feet) out of the Atlantic Ocean, the Cliffs of Moher offer one of the most amazing views in Ireland.
After the Cliffs of Moher, you'll return to Galway along the Coast of County Clare, seeing Fanore Strand, Wild Atlantic Way - 'Discovery Point' and Black Head, Wild Atlantic Way - 'Discovery Point'. From here you can see the Aran Islands, locking in Galway Bay and in the distance the mountains of Connemara, stopping for some amazing photo opportunities on the way home.