Walking Tours of the Burren
Discover the landscape
See the flowers and wildlife
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BURREN RETREAT

Burren Explore is now offering a one day retreat every Saturday and Sunday.
Price €100 includes picnic from Roosters Cafe and Farmshop, Gort

  • A session of Mindfulness or Yoga
  • A Camino Walk and talk of all things Burren.
  • A climb of Sliabh Ghairbh (735ft).

Starts at 11.00am.
Finishes 5.00pm.

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Anna of Burren Expore was delighted to feature on John Creedon’s fascinating travelogue TV show Creedon’s Atl
as of Ireland.

She talked to John about local Burren place names and the wonder wild flora, and about
the magic of living in the Burren, and the sense of place it gives.

See the full episode here

Some shots from the Creedon’s Atlas of Ireland espisode in the Burren

Burren Camino walk

Burren Explore, now offering a Camino Walk, that can involve a stroll, a climb or a leisurely ramble through the ages on our land and a chance to take time out for meditation and reflection while enjoying the majestic views and the fresh Burren air, either alone, or with a guide.
This land, with the ruins of a convent, is connected to Corcomroe Abbey, and one of the fields is referred to as “Pairc Na Liaihias” pronounced “Park Na Ladies “ where the nuns , who wore grey habits,tilled this field.

Follow the ancient tracks and paths etched out by our ancestors and the wildlife of the Burren.

Enhance your wellness and spirituality while walking this Burren landscape, where St. Colman lived and connected with King Guaire of Dunguaire Castle.s

Burren Explore now provide school tours treks in the Burren for the last term

“2020 A Lost Year “

by Anna Casey Donohue.

Short stories, podcasts from Kinvarafm community radio,local history from locals,logainmneacha, daycations in the county, photos from tourist attractions on our doorstep and much more.
€15.
All profits to Croí charity.
Get your copy today in all local shops and bookshops or on this website and Croí website.
A great present that can be shipped worldwide for loved ones who can’t get home.
If you would to phone Anna directly to arrange  collection or delivery, call

087 6556449

2020 A Lost Year
€15.00
€5.00 (shipping)
Total: €20.00

Piece in Ireland’s Own about Anna’s book ” 2020 A Lost Year”

 Discover and explore the Burren with Anna.

Why not get out in the fresh air of the Burren, as you walk this mystical  landscape that is our home, and here for you to discover!

 
Under the tour guidance of Anna, a secondary school teacher of Geography and Gaeilge, you will experience and learn first hand,  how seven generations have survived in this unique landscape.
Anna talks about the farming practices and changing land uses here and how the geology and drainage influenced their relationship with land and stone. The ancient settlements, the logainmneacha, the Bealoideas and Folklore, as well as the Flowers and Wildlife –  all  are part of your guided walk here.
Situated in the heart of the Burren makes it an ideal location for Nature Talks, Mindfulness/WellnessWalks, Leaving Certificate Geography Field Studies for 2021,
Day trips for Transition year students,  Mountain walks, Biodiversity for Greenschools,  and short nature walks for Primary School children.