The Burren & Aran Islands Walking Guide

The Burren and the Aran Islands contain a unique combination of flora, fauna and terrain, which attracts large numbers of walkers annually. From the rugged interior to the spectacular coastal scenery, from challenging upland walks to shorter road and waterside excursions, this is a guide to some of the best walking routes in the area.

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The Burren & Aran Islands Walking Guide. With their unique combination of flora, fauna and landscape, the Burren & the Aran Islands are explored by large numbers of walkers annually. This revised guide to the best walking routes in the region has clear descriptions and additional information to enhance enjoyment of the place.

From the rugged interior to spectacular coastal scenery, from challenging upland walks to shorter road and waterside excursions, The Burren & Aran Islands Walking Guide has something for everyone. Walks vary from two-hour strolls to the longer Burren Way, a six-hour walk from Lisdoonvarna to Ballyvaughan. The author’s considerable experience and detailed knowledge of the area ensures the best of this region is featured.

Each route description consists of a quick-reference summary. It also has clear sketch maps, and detailed access information. Points of interest are also highlighted – geology, flora and fauna, history, archaeology and folklore.

The Burren & Aran Islands Walking guide is the ideal companion form your walking holiday in the Burren and Aran Islands.

 

 

Additional information

Author

Tony Kirby

Binding

Paperback

Published

2009