Cliffs of Moher

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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. O'Brien's Tower stands proudly on a headland of the majestic Cliffs. From the Cliffs one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay, as well as The Twelve Pins, the Maum Turk Mountains in Connemara and Loop Head to the South.

The Cliffs of Moher are home to one of the major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds in Ireland. cliff-top maritime grassland and heath, and a 200 metre zone of open water, directly in front of the cliffs to protect part of the birds' feeding area. The designation covers 200 hectares and highlights the areas importance for wildlife.

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From Limerick/Shannon/Ennis: Take the N18 to Ennis.
From Ennis take the N85 to Ennistymon where you turn left onto the N67(signposted Lahinch). On your right hand side approx 1 Km from Ennistymon there is a national Famine Memorial funded by the AOH which is well worth a stop. In Lahinch turn right onto the R478 and continue on to the Cliffs of Moher passing through the village of Liscannor and St. Brigid's Well. The Cliffs of Moher are located on the left hand side of the road

From Galway/Ballyvaughan/Lisdoonvarna: Leave Galway in the direction of Limerick (N18). Continue on to Kilcolgan. In Kilcolgan turn right onto the N67 (signposted Ballyvaughan). Continue on until Lisdoonvarna. Turn right onto the R478 signposted for the Cliffs of Moher. The road will follow the coastline and climb a steep hill before curving sharply to the right. The Cliffs of Moher are on the right hand

For Directions From Dublin/Dublin Airport: From the Airport take the M1 and then the M50 South Bound and from the city take the N11 to the M50. On the M50 exit at Junction 9, follow signs for Limerick on to the N7.Continue forward to join the Motorway M7, signposted Limerick, Cork. Continue on the N7 to Limerick.
From Limerick take the N18 to Ennis.From Ennis take the N85 to Ennistymon where you turn left onto the N67(signposted Lahinch). In Lahinch turn right onto the R478 and continue on to the Cliffs of Moher passing through the village of Liscannor and St. Brigid's Well. The Cliffs of Moher are located on the left hand side.


Bus

Bus Eireann operates daily scheduled bus services to the Cliffs of Moher.

Train

There are daily train services from Dublin to Limerick, Ennis and Galway.

Admission

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Address: Cliffs of Moher New Visitor Experience, Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare, IRELAND
Phone: +353 65 7086141
Email: info@cliffsofmoher.ie

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