Doolin County Clare is a village on the Wild Atlantic Coast noted for traditional music. It has been a favourite spot for young people interested in traditional music and rural living. There are many bars and music venues, lots of accommodation and a ferry service to the Aran Islands.
The Doolin Folk Festival is an annual event in June which attracts top traditional musicians and fans. You need to book accommodation early if you want to stay locally.
As well as its music Doolin is near to other Clare attractions including The Burren and The Cliffs of Moher and is not far from Galway City.
From Doolin Pier you can take the Doolin Ferry to the Aran Islands.
One of the big attractions is the Doolin Cave which is is home to the largest free-hanging stalactite in Europe and third largest in the World. For more information visit www.doolincave.ie
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