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The Best Ancient Ruins in Ireland's West Coast

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Ancient ruins in Ireland's West Coast

Dun Aonghasa , Inishmore
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Perched atop a cliff, Dun Aonghasa represents the most popular of the prehistoric forts on the Aran Islands. Walk from the nearby museum up t
Gallarus Oratory , Dingle
4.3
Climbing out of Gallarus Oratory through its window cleanses one's soul, according to local mythology. Visiting the 1,000-year-old church pro
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Drombeg Stone Circle , Skibbereen
4.6
Take in the mystery and history of Drombeg Stone Circle, an enchanting recumbent stone circle consisting of 17 pillar stones. An excavation r
Dun Duchathair , Inishmore
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O'Brien's Castle , Inisheer
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O'Brien's Castle, also called Furmina Castle, is an early 15th century tower house and National Monument located on Inisheer, Ireland.

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