The Burren and Cliffs of Moher UNESCO Geopark was awarded membership of the Global Geoparks Network in 2011. In 2015 the Global Geoparks Network became a UNESCO designation. Not only does the region have the geological importance that is required of a Geopark, it also has the all-important network of organisations that oversee tourism in the area as well as coordinated education and conservation efforts.
Find out more about the Burren & Cliffs of Moher UNESCO Geopark
Over 530 square kilometers in size, the Burren and Cliffs of Moher region offers diversity that is second to none and is a living landscape comprising people, place, learning and livelihood. Whether you choose to take a farmer-guided walk on Mullaghmore, to feast on delicious local food or to stay in a family-run bed and breakfast – you are doing your bit to support the sustainable development of this important area.
Find out more about the Burren Ecotourism Network.