We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Torc Mountain Walk

Kenmare Road, Killarney, Ireland
353-64-31633
Improve this listing
Ranked #7 of 63 attractions in Killarney
Type: Hiking Trails
46 visitor photos
Write a Review

241 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    171
    64
    6
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
23 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Fantastic view of the waterfall. You can walk 3 different routes depending on how fit you are. But is is only a 5 min walk to get to the waterfall. This is on a slight slope.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Raleigh, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Nice water fall and the trail are nicely kept. I had hoped the waterfall was bigger, but it was nice.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ballinasloe, Ireland
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

This is a lovely scenic walk with torc waterfall and also a higher climb to explore if you like. Wear comfy shoes!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newfoundland
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Lovely walk up many stairs to the top of a natural falls. The end to a beautiful drive around the ring of Kerry.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

took a tour of house and gardens wonderful.views fantastic waterful and the meeting of the waters.I use a mobility scooter but in the house the staff were very helful and there are lifts to take you to various floors,so you don,t miss anything.so well done the staff and mockcross house,also the gardens are also laid out in such a way... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Santa Clarita, California
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This is just up the road from Muckross House, and frankly was more impressive as far as I'm concerned. We were told that it was "dry" because they had not had rain in a couple of weeks, which is unusual. But it was far from dry. Maybe not as much water as normal, but for somebody from Southern CA where... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
16 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Great walk in a beautiful park. Waterfall was not as impressive as hoped but was still worth the easy hike

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vancleave, Mississippi
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Wow - we hiked to the top - the views of house and gardens below was awesome. You can see the three lakes and the mountains across the valleys

Was this review helpful? Yes
Princeton, New Jersey
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

A visit to Torc Waterfalls is well worth it as you can also see Muckross House and a gorgeous lake that is close by. The falls are small (compared to Niagara!) but they form a part of a wider, enjoyable tour to Killarney National Park.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cork
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

My husband and I started hill walking just over a year ago and love it. We walked Torc Mountain Walk recently. It is a lovely walk and not difficult. We take our time and stop to admire the scenery around us. The views from the top are fantastic. We are in our early sixties/late fifties. I would highly recommend it.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Torc Mountain Walk also viewed

Killarney, County Kerry
 
Killarney, County Kerry
 

Been to Torc Mountain Walk? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Torc Mountain Walk, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing