A vast limestone plateau occupying an area of over one hundred square miles in North Clare, the Burren is home to various flora, both native species and those found only in other parts of the world, as well as many species of animals and birds.
Whilst in the Burren area, you may also want to visit:
Burren smokehouse where you will see salmon being freshly smoked, and visit the gourmet store for cheeses, wines, and, of course, smoked salmon!
Journey time from The Lodge at Doonbeg to The Burren Smokehouse is approximately 40 minutes.
Burren Perfumery and Floral centre;
See essential oils being distilled and blended, tour the unique herb garden which contains a large
selection of native and exotic plants, and enjoy delicious, organic cuisine in the rose covered Tea
Rooms in the grounds of the Perfumery.
Journey time from The Lodge at Doonbeg, approximately 1 hour.