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Loop Head, County Clare

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#4 of 7 in Scenic Drive in Province of Munster
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Explore the great outdoors and snap photos at , one of Ireland's most famous peninsulas. With near-island status, this narrow strip of land is flanked by the Atlantic Ocean on one side and the Shannon Estuary on the other. Hike around the impressive cliffs, watch for birds and seals amidst the wild landscape, and visit the 19th-century lighthouse. Though limited in number, the area's pubs and restaurants come well recommended; several serve local seafood. Put Loop Head on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Kilbaha trip generator.
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  • We drove to Loop Head, which is further west than the resort Kilkee. The roads are quite narrow, please follow the sign-posts and don't forget to visit the Lighthouse which affords wonderful views  more »
  • A lovely unspoilt part of Co Clare. Cliffs and seaviews are amazing. There is a large stack running parallel to the top of the cliff face. Much quieter than the Cliffs of Moher but equally as impressi...  more »
  • Loop Head is a finger shaped peninsula on the western edge of Ireland in County Clare. This County is located in west central Ireland about 190 miles west of Dublin, Ireland. It is also about 55 miles...  more »
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  • Beauitful place worth a visit
  • A fantastic location for walking and photography.
  • Walk along the cliffs. Don't fall off. Stunning views.
  • Great bit of history and knowledge of a well maintained running light house
  • Beautiful landscapes

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