Visiting the region
There is so much to see in terms of archaeology, plants, wildlife and culture. The Burren is alive. This section may give you some ideas.
Towns & Villages
There are numerous towns and villages in the Burren area each with their unique attractions and attributes.
The Burren has more archaeology than anywhere else in the country to visit.
The Burren is a rich landscape of biodiversity to experience
Here are some suggested itineraries to get the most out of the above.
Visitor Conservation – What can you do?
The Burren is such a special place, all of us play a role it helping thrive into the future. What can you do?
Resources for Visiting
View our different short mini guides to the Burren here in:
We have a complete set of fieldguides and use them as a teaching tool in your classroom. These are for sale for €10 + postage by ringing 091 638096.
Burren Insight Magazines
Between 2009-2014, Burrenbeo Trust produce a magazine called Burren Insight. This high quality glossy annual magazine was a great insight into stories, research and events from the Burren. These can bought directly from the office (091 638096) for €8 + postage or can be viewed as pdfs here:
- Burren Insight 2009
- Burren Insight 2010
- Burren Insight 2011
- Burren Insight 2012
- Burren Insight 2013
- Burren Insight 2014
Images of the Fertile Rock CD ROM
Interested in learning more about the heritage of the region? Well, Burrenbeo have compiled a series of images on Fertile Burren Rock. If you would like to pick up a copy call 091 638096. This is €10 + postage.
Burrenbeo Trust put together a tear away map of the region that includes all the free nature sites, monuments, walks and views. You can view it here. Or pick up a copy in our office. You can buy a series of 50 of them for your business for €20 + postage by calling 091 638096.
Finally, why not support local businesses that support our charity:
|FULL LIST OF BURREN BUSINESSES THAT SUPPORT US|
|Gold Business Friend|
|Gregans Castle Hotel||www.gregans.ie|
|Lahinch Family Medical Centre, Dr John Duncan||NA|
|Silver Business Friend|
|Sleepzone Hostel Burren||www.sleepzone.ie|
|Airmid Natural Irish Skincare||https://www.airmidsoap.com/|
|Ballyvaughan Fanore walking club||http://www.ballyvaughanfanorewalkingclub.com/|
|Burren College of Art||www.burrencollege.ie|
|Burren Outdoor Education Centre||https://burrenoec.com/|
|Burren Yoga Retreats||www.burrenyoga.com|
|Caherconnell Stone Fort||caherconnell.com|
|Clooncouse Country Cottage and Cafe||Facebook page|
|Fitzpatricks Supervalu Ennistymon||Facebook page|
|Hanne T. Fisker Photography||www.htfisker.com|
|Hylands Burren Hotel, Ballyvaughan||https://www.hylandsburren.com/|
|Irish Natural Stone||www.irishnaturalstone.com|
|MK Burren Photography||Facebook page|
|Moher Cottage||Moher Cottage|
|Ocean's Edge B&B||Website link|
|Leave No Trace Ireland||Website link|
|Station House Bed and Breakfast||Website link|
|St. Tola Irish Goats Cheese||http://www.st-tola.ie/|
|Stone Cutters Kitchen||https://stonecutterskitchen.ie/|
|Sunny Meadow Farm||Facebook page|
|The Burren Centre||www.theburrencentre.ie|
|The Burren Farm Experience||http://www.burrenfarmexperience.ie/|
|The Burren National Park Hostel-Clare's Rock||www.claresrock.com|
|The Clare Jam Company||https://www.theclarejamcompany.com/|
|The Health Store, Galway||http://www.healthstoregalway.ie|
|The Wild Atlantic Lodge||www.thewildatlanticlodge.com|
|Wild Honey Inn||www.wildhoneyinn.com|
|Wetland Surveys Ireland||http://www.wetlandsurveysireland.com/|