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Doolin Cliff Walk

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Doonagore, Doolin, Ireland
+353 86 822 9913
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More than worth it

We took the 7-mile hike from near Doolin Pier to O'Brien's tower. Not for the faint of heart or... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
via mobile
"A Hike to Remember"

We walked the cliffs with Pat and Charlie and about 14 others. It was amazing. We walked right... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Tricia P
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“pat sweeney” (154 reviews)
“visitor center” (70 reviews)
Doonagore, Doolin, Ireland
+353 86 822 9913
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We took the 7-mile hike from near Doolin Pier to O'Brien's tower. Not for the faint of heart or those inexperienced with medium-level trails. The views are outstanding!

Thank R N
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We walked the cliffs with Pat and Charlie and about 14 others. It was amazing. We walked right along the edge of the cliffs for about 8km. The vast majority of the trip you feel safe but there are some spots where you literally could...More

Thank Tricia P
Reviewed 3 August 2017

My parents and I visited the Cliffs of Moher Visitor Center and saw wonderful sunset views. But the BEST way to experience the Cliffs of Moher (aka The Cliffs of Insanity for my fellow "Princess Bride" fans) was during the following day's 3-hour hike with...More

1  Thank Carroll-Anne
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This was a perfect way to see the spectacular Cliffs of Moher. Pat Sweeney, a local farmer with roots going back generations, kept us informed and safe. He had the Irish gift of humor and storytelling, and his assistant, Charlie, helped anyone who needed it...More

1  Thank JMaher99
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Gorgeous, invigorating, and informative, Pat Sweeney is THE MAN. For 10 euros, this is a bargain. You'll spend 2 1/2-3 hours listening to the story of the area and the path you'll walk from the man who's really the reason for all of it. Pat...More

Thank Lori B
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The Cliffs of Moher need to be experienced ONLY by joining Pat Sweeney. and one of his3 sons,Alan on a 8km 3 hour unforgettable walk along the very edge of the cliffs through some of the most awe inspiring scenery I have ever seen. A...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Did this walk in November with my girlfriend and it is stunning....easy access and gradient....wear proper footwear as it may be mucky in places. Stopped for coffee in Cliffs of Moher visitor centre before return leg along the roads back to Doolin for some hearty...More

Thank Paudrig L
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Do not do this walk with out a guide! Until recently this was closed due to cliffs sliding away. I would say it should still be closed. On parts you are inches from a sheer drop and being blown around. There are sugns saying dont...More

Thank beltonk
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Pat and son , Allen, lead you on a one of a kind trip. Their passion for the town and helping the local economy is fantastic. The views were one of a kind and can't be seen on your own as he leads you onto...More

Thank slobrien
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

What can I say about this experience? This has to be the Carlsberg of Irish coastal walking tours - of Irish tours full stop! It is the best €10 that you'll spend while in Clare, indeed Ireland! I went on this tour with my 10...More

2  Thank toruairc
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23 September 2017|
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Response from mitziB | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delayed reply. We got the bus from Doolin to the Doolin Visitor Centre where we purchased the tickets - €6 each as I recall. We didn't take the guided tour as we weren't aware of it but heard its really great!.
30 June 2017|
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Response from PaulandJayneH | Reviewed this property |
Hi Not sure but I would email the company to ask They are really friendly
Elly S
29 June 2017|
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Response from DoolinTrip2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yup, just show up at O'Connors picnic tables - lucky you - Enjoy