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Liscannor

county clareThe coastal village of Liscannor, in County Clare, is located on Liscannor Bay, on the R478 road between Lahinch and Doolin.

The village, approx 3 miles from the world famous Cliffs of Moher, is also only a short drive from the Burren and a few minutes drive from Ennistymon, Lahinch and Doolin.

John Philip Holland, inventor of the modern submarine, was born on 24 February 1841 in Liscannor, County Clare. A headstone commemorating his career, presented to the town by the U.S. Navy, can be viewed at Liscannor harbour.

Attractions such as fishing, walking and golfing can be enjoyed while staying in a Liscannor Hotel. If you are looking for challenging outdoor activities you might enjoy a ramble amongst the hills, turloughs and jagged terrain of The Burren Way.


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