14 August 2017, 9:31 AM
Travel to the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland. Walk along the scenic hills on a hiking adventure vacation to Ireland and enjoy the Irish folk singing in local pubs in villages around County Clare.
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The Cliffs of Moher in County Clare in Southwest Ireland is one of the most amazing cliff formations in the world. A wonderful destination for travelers to Ireland, the walking trail to both the Visitor Centre and clifftops is easy and educational.
Glorious views over the Cliffs of Moher
Branaunmore rock just off O'Brien's Tower on the Cliffs of Moher is one of the rocks which pertrudes from the Ocean. Geologists know that it will eventually be lost to the ocean yet now is inhabited by thousands of seabirds.
With Ireland's weather producing 4 seasons in one day, the periodic rains and sunshine that bursts through clouds create a constant stream of rainbows. If you're luckly enough to witness a rainbow while traveling to the Cliffs of Moher, you've definitely got the luck of the Irish on your side.
Hikers to the Cliffs of Moher will delight in the magical sunsets over the Cliffs of Moher. Watching the sun dip into the Atlantic Ocean is a treat for all who visit Ireland. With the Visitor Centre open until 6pm, you can enjoy light refreshments at the Cafe and then head out to watch the sun go down and radiating the Cliffs.
The gentle sweeping hills of County Clare will remain a lasting memory. Beyond the Cliffs of Moher, the towns of Lahinche and Doolin are a must visit. Read our travel editor's recommended travel guide to County Clare for more tips and ideas.