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Cliffs of Moher Day Tour from Dublin

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Cliffs Of Moher Tour

 

Departure time: 6:50AM (Arrive 10mins before)

Departure location: Molly Malone Statue on Suffolk Street  See map

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Adult  -   €50 €45

Student (13-16) / Senior  -  €45 €39

Children (5-12)  -  €25 €22.20

Infants (0-4) Free

 

Overview

Take a journey with us on one of Ireland’s 7 Wonders, the Cliffs of Moher. This tour takes you to some of the best natural attractions in Ireland. In addition, we will explore the delightful village of Doolin, Burren National Park, and Galway City.

Peak over the 120 metre high cliffs and enjoy breath-taking views from every angle. Feel the sea breeze on your face and listen to the waves crash along the base of the cliffs. Learn the history of Cornelius O’Brien, a man ahead of his time and wander the edge of the cliffs to O’Brien’s Tower. You will lose yourself as you look out across the open horizon at the infinite ocean.

Afterwards, enjoy a delicious meal in the quaint village of Doolin. A beautiful village with outstanding food, we would recommend visiting at Fitzpatrick’s Pub for it’s delicious seafood and chowder. If you’re not into seafood, there are plenty of other options. Relax here and recharge for the rest of your adventure!

Our journey then takes us to the limestone wonder called The Burren. It is a rocky yet fertile landscape for flora and fauna. Colourful flowers have burst through the cracks of the limestone pavement, making it a truly unique location and a thriving ecosystem. Some even compare it to resemble a lunar landscape.

Last but not least we will visit the vibrant city of Galway. Discover brightly colored pubs playing live music, and cafes with front row seats to street performers. Take a brisk walk along the beach and look upon flamboyant art from exhibitions around the world.

Our friendly and experienced guides will keep you company on your travels and provide you with entertaining and informative commentary. They will educate you, not only on the flora and fauna of these natural areas, but also the fascinating history of the region. Our guides will ensure your adventure becomes a fantastic experience.

Take a look at our itinerary for a more detailed look at our majestic Cliffs of Moher tour.

 

Itinerary

6:50am - Departing from Dublin to The Cliffs of Moher
We meet at the Molly Malone Statue on Suffolk Street. You begin your new adventure across Ireland to the west coast from here. Meet your guide and your intrepid travelling companions! The first part of the day will consist of heading out on the road towards the west of the country, passing by the Guinness factory and Kilmainham Jail before meeting the main road to the west. You will get to see the Curragh Racecourse and also some of the castles on the way.
10:45am - Arrive at Cliffs of Moher
Arrive at the Cliffs of Moher and take some time walking around this unique landmark. The cliffs are a breathtaking sight and you have time to walk around the cliff tops and look out at the stunning landscape and ocean. You can also see O’Brien’s Tower (entrance not included). We spend an hour and a half at this magnificent location! Entrance to the site and the option to view an interactive show inside the visitor centre is included in our price.
12:30pm - Lunch
Time to head to Doolin village for a delicious lunch. Usually we have lunch at Fitzpatrick’s Pub in Doolin. It has a great range of lunch choices and really good fish. Try the chowder! (Lunch not included)
1:45pm - Walk around the Burren
After lunch, depart for a short trek around the karst region of the Burren. The Burren is famous worldwide for its diverse and wonderful flora that you’ll come across on your tour. Watch out for the orchids and the beautiful gentian blue flowers!
3:15pm - Wild Atlantic Way route
Travel via the Wild Atlantic Way as we head for your Final destination Galway City.
3:45pm - Galway City
Galway is renowned for its brightly painted pubs, live music and cafés. It is a city steeped in history, explore the meandering streets and listen to the many street performers from around the world who call this city their home. Remnants of the medieval town walls lie between shops selling Aran sweaters, handcrafted Claddagh rings and stacks of second-hand and new books. This ‘City of Tribes’ will sure to be a highlight of your day tour!

7:45pm - Back in Dublin
Arrive back in Dublin around 7:45pm at the latest with fantastic experiences, memories and photographs!

Highlights

CLIFFS OF MOHER

Cliff of Moher day tour from Dublin

The Cliffs Of Moher

The Cliffs of Moher stretch for 8 km and rise to a height of 214 meters above sea level creating a remarkable vista. On a clear day you are afforded views of the Aran Islands and Galway Bay and can see as far as Connemara and the Twelve Bens in one direction and as far as Co. Kerry in the other.

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THE BURREN

Cliffs of Moher Day Tour From Dublin

The Burren Limestone Region

The Burren is a karst limestone area with areas of exposed rock with clints and grykes running through them. Although the Burren has the appearance of being a barren landscape, it is home to 75% of the species of flowers found in Ireland.

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GALWAY CITY

Galway City, Cliffs of Moher day tour

Galway City

Galway  is a vibrant Bohemian city with many quirky shops street entertainers, narrow medieval streets and of course the Cladagh ring museum. Take time to stroll through the narrow city streets or visit some of Galway’s historic attractions.

 

Reviews

Reviews

 

Cliffs of Moher Day Tour

The cliffs of Moher are stunning. The tour is a long day, but well worth the trip. You will spend 1.5 hours at the cliffs, stop for lunch a short distance away, then stop at the ‘mini cliffs’ for some more photos. The drive through the scenic country side is beautiful with the final stop at the city of Galway. Our driver, Owen, was professional and entertained us with a funny video, singing, and jokes on the drive back to Dublin.

Cliffs of Moher with the best guide!!

My friend and I took the cliffs of moher tour. Our tour guide was Mac! Amazing guy! Never had so much fun on a organized trip before. Suitable for all ages

Trip Advisor July 2017

Cliffs of Moher/Galway Day Tour

Bus driver was excellent! He made sure to bring our attention to different monuments or attractions while driving and he was very knowledgeable. The tour was very well priced and definitely worth the trip!

Trip Advisor July 2017

Great guide, good experience to Cliffs of Moher

This past week David was our tour guide. He was excellent, giving us plenty of information along the way but not going overboard. Was very knowledgeable and friendly. He provided history on the island from pre-history to present day. He even told some funny Irish jokes at the end of the ride.

Note to first timers: these are LONG tours, going about 13 hours. Be prepared for that, and try not to be hung over, as that would not be a fun experience. Also, if you are tall, prepare to not be too comfortable as the leg room is limited. That being said, all buses are limited in this way, so that’s not a fault of the company.

I highly recommend this tour company for the experience and value (not expensive at all).

Trip advisor June 2017

Lifetime memory and a great way to see a lot of Ireland in one day.

We took the Irish Day Tours bus trip to the Cliffs of Moher. Our tour guide, Bud, was fantastic, knowledgable, funny and considerate. A true master of his trade. The ride itself took us from Dublin west to the Cliffs of Moher, which is so breathtaking, then in a loop north with a lunch stop in Doolin. Lunch was very well organized considering the large bus tour groups going through and the food was excellent!! On north along the stunning Irish Coast with a last long stop in Galway. Loved Galway. One place we would like to see more of. Overall a great way to see a lot of Ireland in one day. highly recommend.

Trip advisor June 2017 

FAQ

FAQ

 

How long is the tour?  The tour takes between 12 and 12.5 hours (The journey to the Cliffs takes approximately 4 hrs).

Do we stop for lunch?  Yes, we factor in 1 hour for lunch and take you to a good cafe. Lunch is not included however feel free to bring a packed lunch if you wish.

Are all entrance fees covered?  Yes, the customer has no extra expense except for lunch.

What should I wear ?   We recommend that you wear comfortable clothing wait a rain jacket and good footwear  as we spend a lot of time off the bus. Ground can be wet and muddy due to Ireland’s weather so we recommend suitable shoes are always worn.

Is there a reduction for student / seniors?  There is a €5 reduction for students and seniors.

Is there a reduction for children ?  Yes, children between 5yrs and 12yrs are half price.  Infants between 0yrs and 4yrs are Free.  Infant seats are available to add on the booking page at a cost of €15 each.  ( not compulsory ).

Is there a reduction for multiple bookings?  There is €5 reduction when you book a second tour and another €7 reduction on booking of a third tour.

Can we book this day tour as a private tour ?  Yes,  all our tours are available as private bookings for any group size.  For prices and further information please call our sales team at +00353 1 4100 700.

How high are the Cliffs of Moher?  The cliffs of Moher are 214 m at their highest point and stretch for 8 km.

Does the tour from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher run every day? Yes, we run our day tour from Dublin to the Cliffs of Moher every day except Christmas Day.

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