Wild Honey Inn is situated on the edge of Lisdoonvarna, the gateway town to the Burren
region of North Clare. The Burren is an ideal location for walking and cycling with
many interesting routes to explore. Co. Clare has been chosen as one of ‘Lonely Planets’
Top Ten cycling destinations in the world.
Close by is the traditional Irish music village of Doolin, where there are regular
daily trips to and from the Aran Islands. The world famous Cliffs of Moher are a
few miles further along the coast. Lahinch and Fanore are good surfing beaches and
are within easy reach. Fly-fishing in nearby lake Inchiquin is popular as is rock
fishing along the coast road between Fanore and Ballyvaughan.
For the golf enthusiast the Gregg Norman-designed Doonbeg Golf Course is approx.
30 minutes drive. Lahinch Golf Club is a short drive away.
The Burren Centre, Kilfenora www.theburrencentre.ie
In the picturesque village of
Kilfenora, The Burren Centre gives the visitor an introduction to the visual delights
and ancient mysteries which await to be discovered in this unspoiled corner of Ireland.
Cliffs of Moher www.cliffsofmoher.ie
ATLANTIC EDGE is the exciting interpretive centre
at the Cliffs of Moher New Visitor Experience. Housed at the centre of the underground
building a huge domed cave contains images, exhibits, displays and experiences that
will delight young and old alike.
Doonbeg Golf Club www.doonbeglodge.com
Imagine a coastal haven, hidden on a sheltered
corner of the wild Atlantic Ocean, luxurious yet unpretentious; where world-class
golf meets an intimate spa – where every taste is catered to and every request considered.
Lahinch Golf Club www.lahinchgolf.com
Lahinch Golf Club is frequently referred to
as “the St. Andrew’s of Ireland” because of its close proximity and interaction with
the local village. The links is situated on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean. The combination
of bracing air and wind from the sea is one of the enduring attractions for golfers
who ply their skills on two magnificent championship courses.
Burren Smoke House www.burrensmokehouse.ie
The Visitors Centre become a popular tourist
attraction in the North County Clare area and welcomes over 30,000 visitors from
all over the world each year.
Burren Perfumery www.burrenperfumery.com
Perfumery was founded 40 years ago at the centre of a quiet valley in the heart of
the Burren. The Burren is famous for its wildness and the diversity of its plant
life. The flowers of the Burren inspired the original Perfumery fragrances: Man of
Aran, Ilaun, Frond and Fraoch.
Lisdoonvarna Holiday Cottages www.clareselfcatering.ie
Holiday Cottages are located in the heart of the extraordinary Burren country. Discover
and explore the stunning beauty of North County Clare by visiting the Clare holiday
Doolin Cave www.doolincave.ie
Doolin Cave is one of Europe's most compelling
cave attractions. It is a truly authentic experience. 'The Great Stalactite' is your
only opportunity to see such a large free hanging stalactite anywhere in the world.
This cave was formed by the glacial melt waters of an early
ice age. The erosive power of the waters carved out an subterranean river deep underneath
Aillwee mountain. This river has subsided since the last ice age, leaving behind
one of Ireland's most stunning caves.
Aran Islands www.aranislands.ie
Located in the heart of Galway Bay, the Aran Islands
offer visitors a glimpse into a way of life that has long since disappeared from
most of the county. The Islands' raw beauty and charm leaves visitors longing to
return again and again. While the South-West coast of the island battles with the
Atlantic, the North-East coast offers smooth passage for visitors between the mainland
at Ros a' Mhíl and the Islands.