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Uncover Nature’s Hidden Gem at Doolin Cave!

Just outside Doolin Village, lies the awe-inspiring Doolin Cave—an underground wonderland waiting for you to explore. Witness the Great Stalactite, an extraordinary natural marvel, hanging majestically from the cave’s ceiling, a testament to centuries of formation.

Step into the cave’s depths, guided by experts, and marvel at limestone formations illuminated by soft lighting. Learn about the cave’s history and its thriving underground ecosystem—a mesmerizing glimpse into nature’s resilience.

Beyond the cave, explore the eco trail, perfect for walks, and birdwatching, offering a serene escape amidst Ireland’s captivating countryside.

Doolin Cave welcomes adventurers, families, and nature enthusiasts alike, promising an unforgettable journey into the Earth’s depths. Join in preserving this natural wonder as you are invited to witness the magic of Doolin Cave firsthand.

Embark on an underground odyssey. Explore Doolin Cave—a fusion of natural beauty and human curiosity.

Dive into adventure. Discover Doolin Cave.

  • The largest free-hanging stalactite in Europe
  • The deepest underground experience in the Burren Region 
  • Café open serving lunch and light refreshments 
  • Free ample parking and Eco-trail
  • Unique pottery made using Doolin Cave glacial clay

Open Daily Year Round

Check website for up to date opening times

Last tour: 1 hour before closing
Tour duration: approx. 45 minutes
Closed: December 22-26


Admission Rates Apply

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Useful Information

Check out the range of facilities, services, accessibility and other useful information.

  • DINING / REFRESHMENTS: Café open serving light lunches, snacks, desserts, breads, coffees and drinks.
  • SHOPPING: Gift shop on-site selling Doolin Cave Pottery, local goods, bespoke handcrafted items and artwork.
  • PARKING: Free car and coach parking on-site.
  • WHEELCHAIR ACCESS: Doolin Cave Visitor Centre is wheelchair accessible however, Doolin Cave and Eco Trail are wheelchair accessible.
Getting There

Located in the heart of the Burren in County Clare – less than one hour from Shannon airport and only 10km from the Cliffs of Moher, 2km north of Doolin Village on the R458.

Map Location: 53.040975, -9.345149
Contact Doolin Cave

Doolin Cave, Co. Clare, Ireland

Eircode: V95 R299
T: +353 (0)65 707 5761
W: www.doolincave.ie
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