Guided Cliffs of Moher Day Trip along the Wild Atlantic Way from Galway
This breathtaking tour gives you a minimum 5-hour stop at the iconic Cliffs of Moher, to walk, photograph, explore or quite simply to relax and enjoy a day at this world famous site. Departing from Galway city, your fully trained local driver/guide will take you on a scenic journey along the Wild Atlantic Way route, through the the unique lunar landscape of the Burren, passing through picturesque villages of county Clare enroute.
Turing right at the village of Ballyvaughan, your driver guide will take you south via BlackHead lighthouse, Fanore Strand and the shorter cliffs of Ballyreen. At the Cliffs of Moher, your driver/guide will present you with your ticket to the Cliffs of Moher visitor centre on the Atlantic Edge. Have a stroll along the summit of the Cliffs and take in the amazing views of the huge ocean and sky.
Return to Galway via Lisdoonvarna and once again through the limestone, glacio-karst landscape that makes up the beautiful Burren.
Departing Galway city in the morning, you will receive detailed directions to the meet point upon booking. This unique tour gives you a minimum 5-hour stop at the Cliffs of Moher. (Wild Atlantic Way – Signature Point). If you’re into walking, photography, exploring or quite simply wish to take your time and enjoy a day at the world famous Cliffs of Moher, this is the tour for you. Your local driver guide will take you on a scenic journey along the Wild Atlantic Way, through the lunar-like landscape of the Burren and on to the Cliffs of Moher. Heading towards the Cliffs of Moher you will pass through the picturesque villages of Clarenbridge, Kilcolgan, Ballindereen, Kinvara, Ballyvaughan and Doolin.
Along the way you will see Medieval ruins, 16th century tower house castles, churches and graveyards, dry stone walls, quays and harbours, ponies, horses, calves, cows, lambs, sheep and maybe even a leprechaun or two! Turing right at Ballyvaughan, your local driver guide will take you south following the Wild Atlantic Way along the coast of Clare, via BlackHead (Wild Atlantic Way – Discovery Point) lighthouse, Fanore Strand (Wild Atlantic Way – Discovery Point) and the baby cliffs of Ballyreen. From here you can witness the power of the Atlantic Ocean as it battles the coastline of Ireland, this is the Wild Atlantic Way.
Just before midday, you will arrive at the Cliffs of Moher where your local, driver guide will present you with your complimentary ticket to the Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre: the Atlantic Edge. Now you’ll have a minimum of 5 hours to spend as you wish at the Cliffs of Moher.
At approx. 4.30pm you will depart Cliffs of Moher and return to Galway via Lisdoonvarna, home to the world famous matchmaking festival held every September and once again through the limestone, glacio-karst landscape that makes up the Burren.
At 6.30pm you will arrive back to Galway city and the initial departure point.