Loop Head, County Clare

#4 of 10 in Scenic Drive in Province of Munster
Explore the great outdoors and snap photos at , one of Ireland's most famous peninsulas. With near-island status, this narrow strip of land is flanked by the Atlantic Ocean on one side and the Shannon Estuary on the other. Hike around the impressive cliffs, watch for birds and seals amidst the wild landscape, and visit the 19th-century lighthouse. Though limited in number, the area's pubs and restaurants come well recommended; several serve local seafood. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Loop Head and many more County Clare attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's County Clare visit planner .
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  • Spectacular views. We visited 1 day after Storm Hanna. Winds were still strong. Tip to intending travellers. Check weather before setting out. As they close the lighthouse during bad weather.  more »
  • I Visited the Beautiful Key Arch in Loophead You can see how it got it's name A must visit on the Wild Atlantic Way Loophead  more »
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