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R480, The Burren, County Clare, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

...but unfortunately overflowing with tourists. I don’t recommend just traveling to the Dolmen on it’s own. But if you make it part of a drive trough the Burren with it’s surreal landscaping and the other interesting places around, you should definitely make a stop here.

Thank IkBenMaaike
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cool, stand-alone dolmen sits on the edge of the Burren. There is a small parking lot and a very brief walk to the site. It is roped off but you can get close to see it. Good signage for such a small site. A...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have long wished to visit this incredible piece of ancient history and was not disappointed. We arrived in the morning in a steady but light rain. We didn’t mind the weather. After all, one doesn’t go to Ireland for the sunny weather. Also, it...More

Thank AlexanderD
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful dolmen, dated 3700 BCE, is an easy walk from large free car park. There are useful noticeboards along the way which are worth reading to get a sense of the history and construction of this portal tomb. II was lovely to see the...More

Thank kirstine2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The whole experience took us about 30 minutes. It is free to park and to view. V ry beautiful with some information points around

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good bit of ancient history amazing people lived and survived in this barren place Good big car park there about a 5 minute walk to dolmen

Thank Burningburns
Reviewed 1 week ago

You will feel the magic in the energy. It's such a special place. Don't think twice about going to this area. It is well worth it.

Thank Regina R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was WAY cool. When we were driving there I kept wondering where the heck we were going because we were heading down what seemed like a "back road". All the sudden we were there but you couldn't see it from the parking lot. Walked...More

Thank Singingdove
Reviewed July 2, 2018

I am big fan of archeology and history. This is a great find and it offers spectacular views. There aren't too many tourists who venture out there. There isn't a big gift shop or anything around. It is worth trekking to though.

1  Thank Abby M
Reviewed July 2, 2018

This is very easily accessible with a good car park nearby. It can get busy which rather detracts from the magic of the place, but that can't be helped. Very dramatic section in the midst of the limestone panels. Good information panels.

Thank The_Baptist
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Gay27
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There is a good sized free car park and it is well signposted from the road.
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