Burren Way Ireland

DAY 1: Arrival in Lahinch

From your point of arrival, use the public transport information we provide to make the journey to Lahinch.

DAY 2: Lahinch to Doolin

28km • 6 - 8 hours • (↑) 200m

Your walking tour starts with a relaxing stroll down the beautiful beach at Lahinch. The trail then leads around Liscannor Bay and up to the southern end of the world famous Cliffs of Moher. From here, you have breath-taking views of the cliffs rising vertically more than 200m from the sea. For the next 10km you will follow one of the most spectacular cliff paths in Europe until you come to the small village of Doolin, renowned for live Irish music.

DAY 3: Doolin to Ballyvaughan

27km • 6 - 8 hours • (↑) 300m

You have the opportunity to visit Doolin Cave and the Great Stalactite before making your way through the quiet farm lands near Lisdoonvarna. The trail then climbs up to the side of Slieve Elva from where you can enjoy some last views across the Atlantic before crossing into the Caher Valley. Another ridge brings you into the fertile Rathborney River Valley. After passing the 16th century Newtown Castle you cross through fields and