Monday, 23 June 2014 00:00

Doolin Cave, Doolin.(45 mins walking or 10 mins by car )

Doolin Cave- Discovered in 1952, the Great Stalactite at Doolin Cave, is becoming one of the most important eco-tourist attractions in Ireland.

Measuring 7.3 metres (23 feet) in length, it is recognised as being the longest stalactite in the Northern hemisphere. Doolin cave was discovered by English potholers exploring the honeycomb of caves tunnelled by the rivers that run underground through the soft limestone of Ireland's famed Burren country. The Great Stalactite has been opened up to the eyes of the world.Tours operate daily from Bruach na Aille Restaurant, a few minutes walk from the hostel.

Additional Info

  • Location: 53.0419, -9.3450
Last modified on Saturday, 23 August 2014 22:13