Ballyvaughan, Clare A cluster of white and cream houses cling to the wild Atlantic coast, their backdrop the otherworldly limestone landscape of the Burren. This is Ballyvaughan, a mecca for outdoor sports, with rock climbing and mountain biking in the Burren, surfing and kayaking in Galway Bay. Be sure to check out Ailwee Cave, carved out by glacial meltwaters some two million years ago. Save a few euros buying your tickets online in
Aillwee Cave is the most famous of the many thousands of ancient caves beneath the karst landscape of the Burren in northwest County Clare, Ireland. The name Aillwee is derived from the Irish Aill Bhuí which means 'yellow cliff'.