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Doolin, County Clare

county clareDoolin is a charming small seaside village on the northwest coast of County Clare. It is very famous because of its magnificent Cliffs of Moher and the Burren region. It is one the most beautiful places in Ireland.

While staying in Doolin you will find many exciting leisure activities such as music, camping, fishing, boating or hiking. You can discover the Great Stalactite at Doolin Cave. Measuring 7.3 metres (23 feet) in length, it is recognised as being the longest stalactite in the Northern hemisphere. Moreover it is a good base for ferry trips to the Aran Islands. Doolin indeed is one of three places with Galway and the village of Rossaveal with ferry services to the Aran Islands, which are visible from the town.

Each year in Doolin there are major events like Micho Russel festival week end in february (world-famous irish traditional musician). Doolin is generally renowned world-wide as the traditional music capital of Ireland.


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