Walking Breaks

13th-15th MAY 2016 . Burren weekend walking breaks in conjunction with the multi-award winning Wild Honey Inn, Lisdoonvarna to coincide with the Burren in bloom!

COST. 225 euros per person sharing.

THE WALKS

Saturday’s walk is about 12 kilometres in length and follows a green road (ancient cattle highway) with outstanding views of Galway Bay, the Aran Islands and Connemara. Most of the walk is along level gradient. Highlights include the region’s famous Arctic-Alpine-Mediterranean mélange of wildflowers, limestone pavement and archaeological sites. Saturday walk is full day-long - lasts 5 hours approximately.

The walk on Sunday takes place in the Burren National Park, an area of remarkable natural beauty. The walk features the modest climb of the dramatically buckled Mullaghmore hill (200m).
Other highlights of the Sunday outing include turloughs (seasonal lakes), flower-rich grasslands, limestone pavement and prehistoric tombs. Sunday walk is half day-long - lasts 3 hours approximately.

Minibus transfer leaves Wild Honey each day at 10.00 a.m.

 Exquisite food and accommodation at the multi-award winning Wild Honey Inn, Lisdoonvarna  www.wildhoneyinn.com combined with walks on both Saturday and Sunday led by author/guide Tony Kirby – all in  the majestic, rocky Burren.
Two nights bed and breakfast, one evening meal, two packed lunches, two days guided walks and transport transfer to/from walks each day. Fee 210 euros per person sharing
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DINING

Chef proprietor Aidan’s cooking is informed by living on the rugged West Coast of Ireland, where there is an abundance of local produce from land and sea. Guests can enjoy fresh seasonal, organic and local produce prepared passionately and skilfully to enhance the overall experience.

THE INN

Built in 1890 and restored and modernised in 2009, Wild Honey Inn displays a blissful juxtaposition of antiquity and modernity. Open log fires, a walled bio-diverse garden and fourteen cosy en-suite bedrooms all with views of the surrounding countryside. Wild Honey Inn has everything for the discerning traveller combined with the intimacy, charm and service of a family run Inn.

BOOKING

 Places can be reserved by contacting Kate at the Wild Honey Inn. Telephone number 065 707 4300 www.wildhoneyinn.com

PLEASE BRING

Please bring walking boots with ankle support, waterproofs and rucksack.

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