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Nice walk but some parts where look bit unsafe, really close to the edge and might be unstable... read more

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Agnieszka M
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Pat Sweeney’s Doolin Cliff Walks - An Amazing Experience

Pat Sweeney is an amazing fellow on a mission. His walk is spectacular for the breathtaking views... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
Boston, MA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice walk but some parts where look bit unsafe, really close to the edge and might be unstable ( cliff's) .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Agnieszka M
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Pat Sweeney is an amazing fellow on a mission. His walk is spectacular for the breathtaking views of the sea and the cliffs, but Pat Sweeney’s enthusiasm, knowledge and passion for the Coastal Walk Project is the reason to take this adventure. Elizabeth, his assistant...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

A thoroughly invigorating, 5.6 mile hike from Gus O'Connor's Pub, up 800 feet to the visitor's center and the top of the Cliffs. Spectacuar views far surpassing anything a bus-bound visitor would see. Quide Pat Sweeney is a local farmer with an appealing laugh and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Absolutely beautiful - well worth a visit! A bit stupid that you have to pay €8 per adult in a car but well worth seeing

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Emer G
Reviewed 8 October 2018

I cannot say enough good things about this experience. Pat and his helper, Elizabeth, were so entertaining, helpful and full of knowledge. While this is not a hard walk overall, there are times where you are walking pretty much straight up so be prepared. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank oldqueencole
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Whenever you travel there is always one activity or place that sticks in your mind and makes the trip... this was it!!! It combined Ireland’s natural beauty, culture and history all in one day!! Be prepared, it is a hike vs walk, proper shoes are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Pat Sweeney will take you on a physical journey that is filled with his love of his homeland. Learn about the majestical local area while embracing the wildness of this walk. Be careful. It is rough and raw. Pat you dealt with a situation on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Pat Sweeney and his enthusiasm and knowledge of Ireland takes the Cliffs of Mohr walk to another level. The area itself is unspeakable in its beauty and historical story. It is a long hike and can be challenging as you travel across uneven surfaces, inclines...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cutiepiefromSD
Reviewed 9 September 2018

See the Cliffs of Mohr as they should be seen. Skip the crowds and bus tours, take this guided walk along the cliffs, through the local fields with Pat Sweeney. You meet at Doolin and begin the 10km walk along the cliffs. This is the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The views are stunning!! Something everyone should see at least once in a lifetime. However, be prepared for wind and maybe inclement weather. It was one of the windiest places I've been.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Response from Clif C | Reviewed this property |
We're in the same age group. Because we tend to travel "off season" the weather is always a bit of a concern insofar as rain, chill, and wind. Might be an idea to keep it in mind before you go walking as being soaked and... More