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Poulnabrone Dolmen

R480, The Burren, County Clare, Ireland
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“portal tomb” (29 reviews)
“burial site” (15 reviews)
R480, The Burren, County Clare, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

I knew it would be impressive and it was, but what surprised me is how interesting the environment is surrounding it. Very majestic indeed. Decent sized parking lot about half a kilometer away. Lots of information boards as you walk to it. It's blocked by...More

Thank Jorge-Aguilera
Reviewed yesterday

While the dolmen itself is pretty straightforward and not necessarily worth a stop unless you like domens, the pulloff for this site provides a nice point to get out and explore the limestone terrain.

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 5 days ago

There are numerous "portal graves" scattered throughout Ireland. This one, up on the Burren and more than 5000 years old, is a great one to visit. The way it is situated, the local environs - everything makes this site interesting. There are plenty of information...More

Thank Life-travelers
Reviewed 6 days ago

Poulnabrone Dolmen is among the premier historic offerings for County Clare sightseeing and that alone would warrant it being on everyone's list of things to see. The location has ample parking(more on this later) so you're not having to pull over onto the (nonexistent) shoulder,...More

Thank Elle N
Reviewed 1 week ago

So interesting from every angle. As long as the bus people weren’t there it was a nice, quick stop. Well worth the walk on the trail. Others took better photos than i, so I will not submit any. Great shots!!

Thank GloriasTravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing neolithic site with an interesting history. A great place to stop if you are in county Clare. You can see the dolmen, there is an ancient fence and many nooks to discover. It is free, there is free on site parking and information...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

interesting place, amazing area, so different, so special and there you find this site of Poulnabrone Dolmen which make you respecting the past

Thank boaz052
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped to see this neolithic structure after we had taken a cruise yo see the Cliffs of Moher. It had been raining earlier but was now cleared up. Even though there were only a few vehicles in the car park, you had to be...More

Thank Caro D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This site, found in The Burren, is a Neolithic Burial Site and many bodies were discovered here. We had a guide and it was very interesting to listen to his explanations regarding this site and the surrounding Burren.

Thank Ellen G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I took a detour in order to see this portal tomb and I'm so glad we did. There are many of these prehistoric sites in Ireland, often off the main roads, so they are not crowded with tourists. We drove through the...More

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