Lahinch, Co. Clare
Crowds have always rushed to Co. Clare’s Lahinch Beach in the summer, as Lahinch is one of Ireland oldest holiday villages. Lahinch is also one of Ireland’s most well known surfing towns, and as the swells keep pumping through, there’s no wonder why!
There are numerous activities to do in Lahinch, why not try a surf lesson, or check out our Things to Do list. Looking for accommodation? Check out our Accommodation list as well!
Around the area
The Burren & Cliffs of Moher Geopark, Shaped by Nature. Given life by people.
The astonishing character of the Burren & Cliffs of Moher region has evolved through a powerful combination of geology, ecology, archaeology, agriculture, history, heritage, commerce, creativity and community. These rich and diverse influences infuse the area with a haunting, spectacular and world-unique beauty.
The Burren is one of the largest and most accessible Karst regions in the world. It is the only place on the planet that Arctic, Mediterranean and Alpine plants grow side-by-side.
The Cliffs of Moher are over 200 metres high and run for over eight kilometres along the Atlantic Ocean. Over 30,000 pairs of seabirds including a number of protected species nest at the Cliffs of Moher. The Burren & Cliffs of Moher wee awarded UNESCO recognised Global Geopark in 2011.