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Address: Mizen Head, Golleen, Not Cork, Cork, Ireland
Phone Number: 28 35115
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Description: Rising 700 feet above the ocean, this is the southernmost point in...
Rising 700 feet above the ocean, this is the southernmost point in Ireland. The Signal Station on the point offers excellent views of the coastline and marinelife.
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AWESTRUCK !!

By the sights and sounds of the ocean and cliffs.My husband and I both enjoyed this emmencely.My husband more so, as the public is protected by a fenced walkway,& he did not have... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
Brenda R
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Bremen, Maine
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Bremen, Maine
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

By the sights and sounds of the ocean and cliffs.My husband and I both enjoyed this emmencely.My husband more so, as the public is protected by a fenced walkway,& he did not have to worry about me going over the cliff getting the perfect shot.You can enjoy the bridge and walkways at no fee.However,it is well worth the small contribution... More 

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Branford, Connecticut
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I loved it hear because it did not feel too touristy. It felt like you were truly in nature. They have a small visitor center with a small, quaint cafe and gift shop. the cafe had a few sandwiches and soup at reasonable prices. I would come back here in a heartbeat.

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Dublin, Ireland
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228 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Pretty cool place - you can walk around the cliffs, there are several observation points as well as small museum in old lighthouse.

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Ireland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Mizen Head is an amazing place to visit at any time of the year... the fresh blast of air and the beautiful scenery is breathtaking. Walk out to the lighthouse and learn about life at this last stop before America. Take a break with refreshments in the lovely restaurant. There is a lovely craft shop also. Don't forget your camera... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Excellent facilities with lovely staff to hand. Food really good with much variety. The Mizen Head walk is an amazing experience with outstanding views at every turn. A fairly robust level of fitness is required to complete the full walk as there are many steps and steep hills but it is well worth the effort to cover the entire area... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We didn't originally have Mizen Vision on our list of places to see. However, on our last night in Cork a nice gentleman that we befriended at the pub told us we should definitely go if we had time. So we did - and that was one of the best recommendations we received during the entire 2 week trip. The... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Magical! worth the visit, thoroughly enjoyed walking along the bridge and checking out the view points, although windy and breezy the views were unbelievable and the history behind it is amazing, romantic walks and perfect photo opportunities

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Cork
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Weather wasn't perfect but if anything that added to our visit. Photos atmospheric as a result. Cafe food excellent quality. Fish and chips. Lovely fresh food quality sandwiches. Good coffee and scones with cream.

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Chicago, Illinois
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Drive here ... period! Do not miss this natural wonder, which attracts people from all over Ireland and the world ...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The drive from Cork to Mizen head was amazing and after reaching the destination, that view of ocean hitting the rocks was absolutely thrill to watch .. Would have loved to stay at the site more but rain stopped us from having better experience of the place .... No complains , we enjoyed the time when we there...

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