Welcome to Doolin
Aran IslandsWith it's roads lined with ancient stone walls, Doolin is a small village located just south of Galway on the west coast of Ireland. Accessible by bus and car, it is most famous for the nearby Cliffs of Moher and ferry access to the Aran Islands.

Doolin itself is a lovely, quiet village. If you are looking for authentic Irish music, this is the place to come. There are three pubs in Doolin featuring some of the best Irish music in the country!

When you arrive in Doolin, you can get around the village and to the nearby ocean on foot.

The Ocean
Doolin SunsetOnce at the ocean, you can catch a ferry out to the Aran Islands — Inishmore, Inishmaan, Inisheer — or simply enjoy the glorious sunsets. There are some incredible rock formations at the beach too. In the distance, you can see the Cliffs of Moher.

Cliffs of Moher
Cliffs of MoherWhen in Doolin, it is a must to see the Cliffs of Moher; famous for their 650 foot shear drop! If you don't have a car, hop on the bus in the morning and return back to Doolin in the afternoon. The Cliffs of Moher are 5 miles/8km from Doolin.

O'Brien's TowerO'Brien's Tower sits atop the Cliffs of Moher (Aillte an Mhothair in Gaelic).

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Doolin is a welcome break from the fast paced city life. Take some time out and enjoy the incredible Irish countryside in Doolin.

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