Take a fully guided tour to see the world’s most compelling cave attraction, the Great Stalactite, at Doolin Cave.
The Great Stalactite is one of the best kept secrets on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, it is the largest stalactite in the Northern Hemisphere and the only one like it open to visitors anywhere in the world.
Wearing a hardhat you will be taken on a fully guided tour over 200 feet under the karst Burren landscape. Take a step back in time over 350 million years to see and learn how this unique landscape was formed, memories of high school geography lessons will come flooding back.
For a moment you will be plunged into primitive darkness before the light is flicked back on to reveal the Great Stalactite. You will be awestruck by this wonder of nature. It is hard to believe that it has formed drop by drop over hundreds of thousands of years.
Doolin Cave Farmland Nature Trail
Afterwards, take an adventure above ground and meet the friendly farm animals on the farmland nature trail and learn about the unique Burren flora. Pygmy goats Vinnie and Minnie are sure to make you laugh and brighten your day with their funny antics. The Farmland Nature Trail is FREE to all cave visitors.
Enchanted Hallow Fairy Village
Take a walk down through the magical glade near the original cave entrance to see what the fairies and troglodytes of Enchanted Hallow Fairy village are up to. Whisper away your worries and wishes and these fairies will do their best to see that they are taken care of.
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