Burren Geosites

Burren Geosites

Geosites are areas of geological importance.  There are 9 sites in the Burren & Cliffs of Moher Geopark, each is accessible and tells a part of the story of the geology of the Burren.

The Stone, Water, Ice publication is a guide to each site and is available from Visitor Centres throughout the Burren.

Flaggy Shore
Fanore Beach
Doolin Pier
Cliffs of Moher
Lisdoonvarna Spa Wells
Burren National Park
Lough Bunny
Carron Turlough
Poulnabrone

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The Burren Food Fayre “Taste without Waste”

28th October 2018 The Pavaillion, Lisdoonvarna, Co.Clare October Bank Holiday Weekend will see the 7th Annual Year of the Burren Food Fayre. The theme for 2018 is #TasteWithoutWaste and it will bring …

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Irish hospitality at its best – Connecting the past and the present

In June 2018, seventeen members of the Lally and Masse clan from the United States stepped into the Roadside Tavern for refreshments. Now, Ireland is well known for its warm hospitality and …

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Aillwee bear was living alongside first Irish settlers

1. In 1976, hundreds of animal bones were discovered in Aillwee Cave when it was first developed as a tourist site. Botanist Brian Ottway of University College Galway collected these …

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Benefits of Meditating in the Magnificent Burren Outdoors

Benefits of Meditating in the Magnificent Burren Outdoors The Dalai Lama once said: “If every 8-year old in the world is taught meditation, we will eliminate violence from the world within …

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