Burren Perfumery, Carran

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Engage your senses at Burren Perfumery, Ireland's oldest perfumery and soap-making center, set in a floral valley in Burren. This company has been family-owned and -operated since it opened in the 1970s. Since then, the staff has been making homemade perfumes, creams, balms, and soaps using organic ingredients. Visit this perfumery, view its audio-visual display, wander through the gardens, and watch the staff creating small-batch, handmade products in the workshop. The tearoom offers all-natural food and drinks. Make Burren Perfumery part of your personalized Carran itinerary using our Carran trip itinerary planning site.
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  • Give yourself plenty of time when you visit this wonderful experience that is The Burren Perfumery. It is a place full of peace and calmness. It is also as busy as a beehive. I like to ramble around....  more »
  • So enjoyed our visit! Excellent coffee and lunch. Lovely experience in the shop, from the intoxicating aromas, beautiful products and very helpful service. Gardens are a total joy, ingenuously...  more »
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  • We got there in plenty of time for the 12 o clock tour. It was splendid! Spotless and relaxed. Our tour guide gave us a very comprehensive and detailed explanation of the procedures and offered every kind of help and support...no task too much trouble. It's a feast for the senses.
  • Subtle and simple, the Burren Perfumery sweetens the smell of the Irish country side with floral smells and seasonal fragrances. I definitely would have liked to see the creation of the perfume itself which unfortunately wasn't part of the experience. There was, however, a beautiful video (with stunning pictures) that displayed the rich and rather amazing Burden area. Quaint and bright. Lovely place!

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