Mooghaun Bronze Age Hillfort was built at the beginning of the Late Bronze Age around 950 BC.There is a self guided trail up to the Hillfort which is identified as the largest in Ireland. The largest and most spectacular hoard of prehistoric gold in Western Europe was found at Mooghaun Lough 1km north of the hillfort.
Poulnabrone, The Burren, Co Clare
Poulnabrone Dolmen is just 1 km North of Caherconnell Stone Fort. The dolmen is among the most famous landmarks in the Burren. The remarkable image of the sun setting through the Dolmen is one of those most commonly associated with the area.
Merchants Quay, Kilrush, Co Clare
For lots of dol-fun and information on whales, dolphins and the wildlife that can be found around the Shannon estuary visit the Shannon Dolphin & Wildlife Centre (adjacent to Kilrush Creek Marina).
Inagh Farmhouse Cheese, Gortbofhearna, Maurices Mills, Co Clare
Handmade Organic Goats cheese produced on Clare's rugged coastline. Tours of all kinds are very welcome to see the goats and kids on the 65 acre St. Tola farm. Available for school tours for both national and secondary students, university and college students and holiday and vacation trips for all ages.
Carran, Co Clare
The Northwest corner of Clare houses the most unique region in Ireland. The word Burren comes from the Irish word boireann meaning rocky land. Huge pavements of limestone are present with clints and grikes. Most of the drainage is underground in deep caves.