Cliffs of Moher – UNESCO World Heritage Site
Sightseeing Trips from the George Hotel Limerick to The Cliffs of Moher
A visit to The Cliffs of Moher which are located just over an hour’s drive from The George Hotel, offers visitors a unique and dramatic perspective on the power of the Atlantic Ocean. The Cliffs and are a designated UNESCO Geo Park, towering a dramatic 214 meters over the Atlantic at their highest point, and ranging along 8 kilometers of County Clare’s western coastline. The Cliffs offer fantastic views of the Aran Islands, Galway Bay, as well as The Twelve Pins, the Maum Turk Mountains in Connemara and Loop Head to the South.
The cliffs offer an important protected habitat for birdlife in the region with approximately 30,000 birds living at the cliffs. More than 20 species of hawks, gulls, shags, ravens and Atlantic Puffins are represented.
From the heights of the Cliffs of Moher, we invite you to go below ground and enjoy a visit to The Ailwee or Doolin Caves. Located 80 kilometers from the George Hotel you will be awed by the natural beauty of a network of underground caves.