Things to do in Doolin

Top Things to Do in Doolin, Ireland - Doolin Must-See Attractions

Things to Do in Doolin


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Top Attractions in Doolin

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What travellers are saying

  • BigTool
    Chicago vicinity459 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    We had a shortened rainy day at the Cliffs of Moher so we visited Doolin Cave. We took a short (<1 hr.) tour. My review title is a bit of facetiousness-- there's a lot of moisture dripping from the cave walls. The cave is remarkable in one respect, one huge stalactite in a large chamber. Our guide was well versed in cave's geology and history and the small on site snack stand had some rather tasty baked treats.
    Written 27 April 2024
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  • Thomas K
    6 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Yet another gem and a must. We have gone back for several years and never get enough. A photographer's dream location.
    Written 18 November 2022
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  • Richard 109
    County Galway, Ireland9 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    One does not expect to find such a beautiful garden on the windswept Wet Coast of Ireland but this one is well worth a visit, especially if you also have a garden of your own. You will not only get some wonderful ideas but you will be able to purchase some excellent specimens of many of the plants you have seen. Well worth a short detour from the Wild Atlantic Way to see it.
    Written 5 November 2019
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  • Montse
    4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    This is a nice area to explore with several different walks for all different abilities.
    While you are there be sure to stop at the Burren Perfumery with its beautiful gardens and wonderful homemade food!
    Written 26 August 2022
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  • Seth and Dorothy
    4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Take a ferry to the Aran Islands! You will not regret it. Great views of the Cliffs of Mother and excellent for pictures and taking walks.
    Written 22 March 2023
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  • Travis C
    Perry, FL12 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Very fun course. Very challenging with tiny greens and high winds. The only knock is bumpy greens. But, great value and a lot of fun.
    Written 28 April 2024
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  • rogersober
    Clermont, FL36,701 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Art was presented last evening was spark and vigor. The story told with passion and love of the regional art was heart felt. Sheila was the perfect hostess which welcomed us into her home like family. Christy spun yarn after yarn of local heroes of a craft that kept dance alive in the region. Interludes of lovely music that were only interrupted by canapés and wine glasses.
    Twenty or so of us got to take this experience with us and we all if questioned would recommend such an evening.
    Written 13 July 2024
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  • AWarr
    Bristol138 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    One of my favourite pubs when we visit Ireland. The staff are amazing. Very friendly and super efficient. Very Quick bar service and the pub gets so busy but they always welcome everyone on arrival at the bar with a smile. Plus the food is first class.
    Written 22 May 2024
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  • SamanthaWM
    Bristol, UK6 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We had stopped over in Doolin for a couple of days and loved this shop. There is a beautifully curated selection of the very best in Irish clothing and gifts. We of course succumbed, spending more than we should but I absolutely love my 2 capes and matching hats, and despite being June i've worn them both already and they are superb. The staff were super helpful and patient as we painfully deliberated what we'd take and were the only ones in Ireland who mentioned that we could get the VAT back when we left, which has made a notable difference, so thanks for that. My only regret is that we didn't get to try the coffee and cake!
    Written 5 June 2024
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  • NedtheRed2015
    County Galway, Ireland17 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Make sure you buy enough jam when you go there because you realise when you get how how great it is.
    Written 31 October 2023
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  • Five Diamond Traveler
    Pittsburgh, PA264 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We stopped in this shop on our way to the Cliffs of Moher. We stopped at a local pub Doolin before heading over to the cliffs and our coach driver suggested that if we had time after our meal, we should check out the little chocolate shop next door. We are so glad we stopped in here! The lady working in the shop was very welcoming and friendly. We had a hard time deciding what we wanted because there was so much to choose from! The prices were very reasonable as well. There is a minimum amount you must spend if you wanted to pay on a credit card (€10) so just be mindful about that. We purchased six different flavors of fudge and none of them were a disappointment! We highly recommend the Irish Cream Liqueur and Cappuccino fudge flavors. The fudge was very fresh and flavorful. This shop will not disappoint! If you are in Doolin, this place is a must!
    Written 17 April 2020
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  • GregSCSA
    San Antonio, TX35 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    The owners are misplaced American's but incredibly helpful and friendly. We could travel back just to spend time with them! Great!!!
    Written 25 June 2014
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