How to Access Your Free Downloadable Loop Head Heritage Trail Audio Guide
How to Download Your Audio Guide to PC / Mac
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Loop Head Heritage Trail Audio Guide
Our free Loop Head Heritage Trail Audio Guide will help you to discover the stories of the Peninsula and the Wild Atlantic Way.
Hear the story of the Loop Head Peninsula – a wonderful and unique landscape. The Peninsula is located at the furthest extremity of County Clare, at the mouth of the majestic River Shannon. Its beauty and strategic location has long made it a desirable place to live. Its wealth of fascinating historical sites testify to its importance over millennia of Irish history. This beautiful landscape is soaked with stories of folklore, shipwrecks, superstitions and traditions. Our audio guide will introduce you to some of the characters of the area, who will tell you their own tales of Life on the Loop.
Explore Loop Head
Our guide will lead you to:
- West Clare Railway Museum
- Querrin Pier
- Carrigaholt Castle
- Rinevella Bay
- The Graves of the Yellow Men
- The Church of the Little Ark
- The Bridges of Ross
- Dunlickey Castle
- Bishop’s Island
- Kilkee Cliffs and Pollock Holes
- Kilkee Victorian Town
- Corbally and Cusheen
The audio guide was written and produced by Abarta Heritage on behalf of Loop Head Tourism. The interview sections were recorded by ActiveMe Heritage.
For further information on the Loop Head area visit www.loophead.ie.
Things to do in Loop Head
After you take our tour, here are a few suggestions for other great things to do and see in the area.
- Take a boat trip to Scattery Island to discover the ancient monastery of Inis Cathaigh
- Discover the story of Irish traditional music at The Music Makers in Miltown Malbay.
- Take an exciting trip to see dolphins and whales close up in their natural habitat off the coast of Loop Head.