Loop Head, County Clare

#4 of 9 in Scenic Drive in Province of Munster
Must see · Scenic Drive · Geologic Formation
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. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Loop Head and many more Kilbaha attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Kilbaha visit planner.
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  • Was here today with the lovely Ursula. Spectacular, unspoilt beautiful part of Europe. It’s one of the most westerly points of the continent. You can drive, cycle or walk right out to the...  more »
  • Whilst the lighthouse is a little disappointing, the area on both sides of the promontery is rugged and impressive. One shows wild ocean waves and the other is a little more rocky. Be careful at both....  more »
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