Day trip

From Galway: Cliffs of Moher and The Burren Bus Tour

Activity provider: Lally Tours

From Galway: Cliffs of Moher and The Burren Bus Tour

Activity provider: Lally Tours
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From US$ 46.35 per person

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See the dramatic landscapes of the Cliffs of Moher and The Burren on an amazing coach trip from Galway. Marvel at the rugged coastline and the windswept landscapes of the Wild Atlantic Way.

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Duration 7.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Stand at the top of the awe-inspiring Cliffs of Moher
  • Visit Dunguaire Castle in Galway Bay
  • Explore the underground caverns and frozen waterfalls at Aillwee Cave
  • Travel along the scenic Wild Atlantic Way
Full description

Get back to nature on an amazing day trip by coach from Galway to the Burren and Cliffs of Moher. Listen to the history of Galway and the surrounding area as you journey through the windswept landscapes of Ireland’s limestone terrain.

Hop aboard a comfortable and airconditioned coach at a centrally-located meeting point in Galway. Visit Dunguaire Castle to see the former residence of the King of Connacht. Explore the underground caves at Aillwee Cave, or relax and grab a coffee at the café. 

Continue over Corkscrew Hill to arrive at the stunning Cliffs of Moher, where you will have 1.5 hours to explore at your own leisure. Head up to see the colony of seabirds on the cliffs on your own. 

Stop in Doolin where you can purchase a bite to eat before traveling back to your meeting point in Galway along the Wild Atlantic Way.

Includes
  • Entrance to the Cliffs of Moher Visitor Experience
  • Transportation by air-conditioned coach
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pick-up (must be arranged in advance)
  • Entrance fee to Aillwee Cave
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Meet for the tour outside of Hyde Hotel, Forster St, Galway City Centre. Please arrive 15 minutes early for tour check-in. Look out for the "Lally Tours" Blue Jackets.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Rain gear
  • Gloves
  • Cash
  • Scarf

Not allowed

  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • Infants under 5 years of age will require a child seat (these are not supplied by the company)
  • A minimum number of passengers is required for all tours. In the unlikely event of minimum numbers not being met, customers will be given the option to receive a full refund or take an alternative tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 130 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.6/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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This is a really great tour! You get a lot in for 1 day. *BE CAREFUL* though if you get motion sickness even relatively easily! This would be a problem for ANY bus tour you take over less forgiving terrain, not just this one, but if you're prone to getting sick in a simple car ride, it is 10x worse on a bus. Fortunately, it was a slow day when I took the tour, so there were only a handful of other people on the bus I was on to witness this; unfortunately, I threw up on two separate occasions from getting so sick (I went to the back and had a bag ready the second time). The tour guide, though--whose name I regrettably forget since I waited several months to review this--was so chill about it it was insane. Due to the small group, we had a bit of extra time, so he also made a special stop along the road to visit a sweet local donkey and we got to feed it an apple. 5 stars for the tour but extra stars for the tour guide.

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August 9, 2022

We had our tour with Gerard. And it was so nice because he told a few anecdotes or made jokes :) Unfortunately, we were not so lucky with the weather at first, so lunch in Doolin was brought forward so that we can see the Cliffs of Moher and not everything foggy is :) We liked it very much, but more time would always be nice. :D

June 20, 2022

We had a super tour on a rainy, windy day, because our guide/driver was really great at explaining the sights. The cliffs were stunning, of course, but I will just never get over standing on the deep furrows of two clashing continental plates and having ocean spray hit me at top speeds - the burren is exhilarating!

February 6, 2022

Product ID: 54887