Doolin Cave Opening Times and Tour Times

February – April 2019 : Open 10am-5pm daily. Tours starting at 10am, on the hour, every hour throughout the day.

April 2019 – September 2019: Open daily, 10am – 5pm. Tours start at 10am, every half hour throughout the day.

Oct 2019 : Open daily, 10am-5pm. Tours start at 10am, on the hour every hour throughout the day.

Nov –  Jan 31st :   Open daily, 11am-4pm. Tours start at 11am, on the hour every hour throughout the day.  

Doolin Cave Tour Duration: 45minutes

Doolin Cave Admission Rates

Adults: €15.00(€12.00 online rate)
Children: €8.00(€6.40 online rate)
Family 2 Adults and up to 3 Children: €45(€36 online rate)
Family 2 Adults and up to 5 Children: €50(€40 online rate)
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Top Tips for planning your day at Doolin Cave

Give yourself plenty of time to explore! There are plenty of things to see at Doolin Cave and taking your time to explore will ensure you get the most out of your visit.
Bring a camera and take some holiday snaps and videos! Don’t forget to share them with us via facebooktwitter, instagram and on tripadvisor #DoolinCave.

Remember to allow time for…

  • A stroll on our farmland nature trail, home to rear breeds of animals and learn about the unique floral diversity of the Burren. 
  • Enjoy a delicious light lunch or a coffee and homemade cakes at the Doolin Cave Café.
  • Shopping, for gifts, art, books, music, Doolin Cave Pottery and more in the Shop  

About Doolin Cave

Doolin Cave is a family run tourist attraction located in the West of Ireland on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. The cave is home to one of the greatest natural wonders of the world, the Great Stalactite. The Great Stalactite is the longest free-hanging stalactite in the northern hemisphere, it is 7.3m long weighs an estimated 10 tonnes, it is truly spectacular. Check out the latest reviews from Tripadvisor here. There is also a farmland nature trail on-site with rare and indigenous species of flowers and shrubs and friendly farmland animals. The nature is free to all cave visitors. Learn more about the farmland nature trail here. There is a charming Garden Café and gift shop in the visitor centre building. 
Doolin cave is a member of the Burren Ecotourism Network and Doolin Tourism.

Contact Doolin Cave

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Doolin Cave, Craggycoradon East, Doolin, Co. Clare, Ireland

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Opening Hours

(last tour at 5pm) Tours on the hour.

  • 10am - 5pm

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Doolin Cave is located 15 minutes drive from the Cliffs of Moher and 5 minutes  from Doolin on the R479 (Doolin to Fanore Road)

45 minutes from Shannon Airport.
3.5 hours from Dublin.
1 hour from Galway City.
3 hours from Cork.

Lat Long Co-ordinates
53.0419, -9.3450

Local Accomodation

There are many accomodations options near Doolin Cave in Doolin Village and in the wider Burren region. From five star hotels and castle accomodation to cosy bed and breakfasts there are accomodation options in Doolin and the Burren to suit the needs of every traveller. Accomodation options include bed and breakfasts, farmhouse bed and breakfasts, hotels, hostels, camping and caravan sites, guesthouses and selfcatering.
Please click on the following link for accomodation options in the local Doolin area
Please click on the following link for accodation in the wider Burren region

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