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# Cliffs of Moher

Last month
September 2023
'Brazen': Tourists charged €99 for 'watching the sunset' atop Cliffs of Moher
A report by
Eoghan Dalton
It’s the latest criticism over how Clare County Council is attempting to market one of the country’s most scenic sites.
This year
Clare locals say profiting from Cliffs and the Atlantic is putting their way of life at risk
There is frustration over plans for visitors to the Cliffs of Moher and for Doolin Bay.
Woman in her 70s airlifted to hospital after fall on Cliffs of Moher walking trail
A woman, believed to be an Australian tourist, suffered a fall on the trail about a kilometre south of O’Brien’s Tower.
All time
Woman missing off Cliffs of Moher in first call-out since Doolin Coast Guard resignations
The Shannon-based search-and-rescue helicopter was tasked to search at the Cliffs of Moher area instead.
Gardaí renew appeal for help to identify four bodies found on the west coast
The discoveries were made in Clare and Sligo and cover a period of time from 2009 to 2018.
Gardaí renew appeal for information on man whose body was found near Cliffs of Moher in 2010
The Irish Coastguard recovered a man’s body from the water near the coastline at the cliffs.
US Navy Helicopter spotted over Cliffs of Moher at weekend was on mercy mission, officials say
The US helicopter was taking a bereaved crew member to catch a flight back to the US following the death of a family member.
€16.5 million upgrade works at Cliffs of Moher will include €2 million pedestrian tunnel
Clare County Council is set to spend big on the attraction which had 1.6 million visitors last year.
Clare council offering €300k to consultants who can come up with Cliffs of Moher 'masterplan'
Already this summer, the council has put in a number of measures aimed at easing visitor congestion.
South African tourist airlifted from Cliffs of Moher after falling onto narrow ledge
Rescue 115 took the woman to University Hospital Galway for treatment.
Stunning Sovereign basks in Irish Derby success after memorable weekend for Aidan O'Brien
Donn McClean reflects on the surprise winner’s performance at The Curragh on Saturday.
How to do the Cliffs Of Moher like a pro: Cheap parking, great coffee, and hot tubs in whiskey barrels
Plus the best place to see the sunset.
Woman airlifted to hospital after falling at Cliffs of Moher
The woman, a tourist aged in her 50s, was in an area inaccessible by land vehicles.
'Deeply saddened': Tributes paid to student who died after falling from Cliffs of Moher
The victim has been named as Anand Goel.
Trinity College 'deeply saddened' as student dies after falling from Cliffs of Moher
The 26-year-old man lost his footing while taking a photo.
Student dies after falling from Cliffs of Moher while taking a photo
The victim is believed to be an Indian national who had been studying at university in Dublin.
'Wasn't happy with the lack of pints': Visitors complain about Ireland's most popular tourist attractions
Ireland has plenty to offer visitors at home and abroad – but there’s just no pleasing some people.
Body recovered from sea in Clare
Gardaí are now working to identify the deceased.
€3 million 'cruise' ship to be built for Aran Island crossings and trips to Cliffs
The new ship is being built in France and will have a low emission engine system.
Life swivelled on axis: From surfing champion to becoming pastor at church he co-founded in Lahinch
John McCarthy says his life as a surfer meant he could do whatever he wanted but that it wasn’t a life built on anything solid.
Coroner records verdict of death by misadventure after base-jumper fell 600 feet
The fall was captured on a friend’s Go Pro camera.
Two men in serious condition after Cliffs of Moher accident
It is understood the men fell near the base of the cliff at around 1pm.
Man (40s) dies after Cliffs of Moher parachute jump
The man was airlifted to Galway University Hospital.
The Cliffs of Moher had record visitors last year - but facilities are barely coping in peak season
The attraction has tried discounts to encourage groups to come at less busy times.
Thieves cut power and steal up to €20,000 from Cliffs of Moher visitor centre
No arrests have been made.
This Clare man's story of surviving a fall from the Cliffs of Moher is incredible
“I do consider myself a very lucky guy.”
This Clare man's story of surviving a fall from the Cliffs of Moher is incredible
“I do consider myself a very lucky guy.”
Search continues for missing man at Cliffs of Moher
Today was the fourth day of the search for the missing man.
Winds from the Atlantic are so strong right now that they've shut the Cliffs of Moher
Well, the visitor centre anyway.
Here is why warning signs at the edges of cliffs should not be ignored
The picture was taken at the Cliffs of Moher in May.
Body recovered from sea off Clare coast
The man was seen going into the water from the cliffs on Monday evening.
Have you seen John Ryan? He's been missing for 21 days
John Ryan was last seen driving in his car near the Cliffs of Moher.
Surfer winched to safety from base of Cliffs of Moher
Several emergency crews responded to the incident.
'Nothing too special at all ... they are just cliffs'
Everyone’s a critic.
Mrs Brown, tourists, and the Luas: The week in numbers
Plus: What was the lowest temperature in Ireland this week?
Care to hazard a guess about how many people visited the Cliffs of Moher this year?
Clue…it was 115,000 more than last year.
Can you help? This man's body was found at the base of the Cliffs of Moher in 2010
The man’s DNA and other information has been sent to police forces around the world. So far, no-one’s come forward to identify him.
One millionth visitor to Cliffs of Moher wins €5k holiday
Rita Shaw from Florida is on holiday to Ireland with her husband.
Ireland is lovely - even in Google Street View
The landscapes of Clare can now be walked to a Google Trekker.
Most terrifying video of Cliffs of Moher ever?
We hope you’re not afraid of heights.