Water activity

From Doolin: Cliffs of Moher Cruise

From Doolin: Cliffs of Moher Cruise

From $21.10 per person

Witness breathtaking views of Ireland's most famous vista by sea. Join an on-board crew for a journey you will be sure to remember. Take in the wildlife, nature and history of the stunning coastline.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 1 hour
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Be a part of Ireland's largest seabird colony at the great sea stack
  • Be awed by the power of nature below the 214 meter cliffs edge
  • Witness basking sharks, dolphins, puffins and wild Atlantic life
  • Enjoy an expert on-board commentary which is both entertaining and informing
Full description
The Cliffs of Moher cruise sets out from Doolin Pier and follows the cliffs, allowing you to experience them from below their stunning heights. While boarding, passengers will take in amazing views of the Cliffs of Moher, the Aran Islands and The Burren. After sailing for about 20 minutes or so, the ferry will make a stop underneath the famous O'Brien's Tower, perched high atop the Cliffs at their highest point. The Cliffs of Moher rise to a magnificent height of over 214 meters which you can really appreciate by sea. On-board you will enjoy an entertaining and informative expert commentary, allowing you to learn about the local history and wildlife. The Cliffs of Moher base is home to a diverse range of wildlife such as birds, basking sharks, dolphins and seals.  The ferry will circle back passing by An Branán Mór, the great sea stack, which is home to Ireland’s largest mainland nesting bird colony. The great sea stack plays host to thousands of sea birds that make it their summer home. The ferry will get you up close to view birds such as puffins, guillemots and razorbills. Along the journey back to Doolin Pier, you will pass the sea cave from 'Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince' and the famous surfing spot 'Aill na Searrach' where the 'Aileen' wave is caught.  This one hour journey along the cliffs provides many fantastic photo opportunities and is never the same experience twice.
Includes
  • Ferry trip along the stunning coastline of the Cliffs of Moher
  • Expert on-board commentary
  • Doolin Pier parking charges
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Doolin Ferry with Bill O'Brien's Ticket outlet on Doolin Pier. It is the white office located in the far left ticket outlet on Doolin Pier.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • This tour is suitable for all ages
  • The top/upper decks are accessible for wheelchairs. Please contact the tour supplier in advance should you require any special assistance
  • Ferry services from Doolin operate from March to October, 7 days a week, weather conditions permitting
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 163 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    3.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.1/5
  • Value for money
    4/5
  • Safety
    4.4/5

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On the whole it was a great experience. There were 2 issues tho.1 the parking. It took us nearly 45 mins to find a space. It was lucky we got there early.2 our trip was delayed about 45 minutes. Standing in a queue for that long under a hot sun was very uncomfortable.

August 7, 2021

Well worth doing. We all enjoyed (6 of us).you get to see the Cliffs of Moher in all their glory and then we went to Inis Oíre which is absolutely beautiful hire a bike and see the island or swim in the beautiful sea.wished we had longer.

August 21, 2021

The only way to see and appreciate the cliffs of Moher.

September 11, 2021

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