Burren Guided Walks and Hikes
Burren Guided Walks and Hikes are a guiding service offering everything from short rambles to half and full day guided walks and hikes. Our guiding service is available all year round amid some of the most spectacular scenery in Ireland. We are based in the village of Fanore on the north west coast of the Burren, County Clare, Ireland.
The Aillwee Cave
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..
Aran Islands Ferries & Cliffs of Moher Cruises. We operate two modern comfortable vessels which meet the highest saftey standards set down by the Irish department of the Marine. Doolin Ferries is operated by the local O’Brien family.
Sail with us to the Aran Islands or take a Cruise under the Cliffs of Moher
We sail daily to the Aran Islands from Doolin. Visit the spectacular Dún Aengus fort on Inis Mor, get away from it all on Inis Meain or take a quick trip to the smallest one – the beautiful island of Inis Oirr. Admire the scale and majestic beauty of the Cliffs of Moher on our 1 hour voyage of discovery.
We sail from the months of March to October.
Mountain View Trekking & Horse Riding Centre
Located just outside the town of Lisdoonvarna in County Clare, the Trekking Stable & Riding Centre boasts views of the Aran Islands, Cliffs of Moher, Galway Bay and the Connemara Mountains. With many local attractions such as the Doolin Cave, Fanore beach, the Burren Visitor Center and the Cliff Cruises.
The Burren Perfumery
The Burren Perfumery – Ireland’s oldest working perfumery, in the heart of the Burren.
People can see where the products are made, see them being packaged, visit the still room, talk to staff & walk in the gardens.
Doolin Pitch & Putt
Doolin Pitch & Putt is an 18 hole links course which was established in 1995. We are located on the road to Doolin Pier just off the R479, 5 minutes from the village.
With a backdrop of The Cliffs of Moher, The Aran Islands and Doonagore Castle what better way to spend an hour or two.
Caherconnell Stone Fort
Caherconnell Stone Fort, situated 1km south of Poulnabrone dolmen in the heart of the Burren Ireland, offers you the opportunity to visit an exceptionally well-preserved example of the stone forts or stone ringforts, which are to be found in the Burren, Co. Clare Ireland..
Aloha Surf School
Aloha Surf School runs surfing lessons in the heart of the Burren at Fanore Beach, Co. Clare, Ireland. The beautiful Fanore Beach with all it’s space, solitude and uncrowded surf provides the ideal location for those wanting to learn to surf.
Irish Surfing Association Approved Surf School.
The Burren Smokehouse
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.
We carefully source our quality raw materials for the Burren Smoked Salmon, Trout, Mackerel, and Cheese. We control our own quality standards with backup of regular testing from independent laboratories and regular checks from organisations who certify us. The Smokehouse currently employs a staff of twelve, and ships within Ireland and to countries all over the world.
Caher Bridge Garden. Fanore, Co Clare Ireland.
Situated in the heart of the Burren in the beautiful Caher Valley, this award winning one acre plantsman’s garden was begun from scratch in 1999. Using many native plants and creative stonework, it has been specifically designed and created by the owner to sensitively blend into the surrounding landscape..
The Cliffs of Moher
The Cliffs of Moher are one of Ireland’s top Visitor attractions and are a designated UNESCO Geo Park. The Cliffs are 214m high at the highest point and range for 8 kilometres over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare.
Doolin Cave is one of Europe’s most compelling cave attractions. It is a truly authentic experience. It is your only opportunity to see such a large free hanging stalactite anywhere in the world. From the moment you descend over 80ft into the first tunnel, with your guide, you will enter a world carved by water.
Moher Hill Open Farm and Leisure Park
Moher Hill Open Farm and Leisure Park is situated overlooking Liscannor Bay and is much more than a fun family filled day out. This 14 acre open farm, ensures that children and adults alike have an opportunity to learn about and interact with their favourite animals in breathtaking surroundings. The farm was created to teach and educate visitors about animals, both those traditional to Irish farms and those from a more exotic origin. Over the years it has developed a range of facilities to meet customer demands including a mini-golf course, bouncing castle, and in-door and out-door play areas.
Sheedy’s Country House Hotel and Restaurant
Sheedy’s Country House Hotel and Restaurant is a small family owned and managed 4 star hotel and award winning restaurant, situated in the village of Lisdoonvarna, on the edge of The Burren and just 5 minutes drive to Doolin, Co Clare.
When you stay at Sheedy’s Hotel Lisdoonvarna, you instantly feel like family guests of John and Martina’s 300 year old family home. The family-run atmosphere is unmistakable, but the piece de resistance of this charming hotel is the food!
Rockyview Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast
Rockyview Farmhouse B&B, situated in the seaside village of Fanore in Co.Clare, Ireland.
It offers spectacular views of the Burren hills, Galway Bay and the Aran Islands.
Vasco Dine Wine Deli & Eco Adventure –
Restaurant in Fanore, Co. Clare, Ireland
Vasco is a new café & restaurant that has recently opened in Fanore in the west Burren. An all-day restaurant with a large sea-view terrace, Vasco offers breakfast, coffees and cakes as well as a Mediterranean-style lunch and dinner menu.
Wild Honey Inn
Hotel & B&B Accommodation in Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare, Ireland
Wild Honey Inn is a neighbourhood inn with bar, accommodation, private dining and garden