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Address: off the R562 road to Killorglin | Killarney National Park, Killarney, Ireland
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What a lovely part of Ireland. Although there were many keen hikers and cyclists, we decided to take a drive through the beautiful mountains as it was a rainy day. The lakes are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We came here as part of our trip around the ring of Kerry. The weather was not the best with clouds and episodic rain limiting the views. Wwhat we saw was very nice nice but I would not however describe it as impressive. We have seen similar and more impressive sceneries and vistas in other places. Even on the ring... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

What a lovely part of Ireland. Although there were many keen hikers and cyclists, we decided to take a drive through the beautiful mountains as it was a rainy day. The lakes are gorgeous and the views breathtaking. Highly recommended.

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Sunnyvale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

There are 4 ways to experience the gap of dunloe and you can get to it from 2 directions so it is pretty challenging to put together a full picture of all your options. Furthermore, it is essentially a road going up through a valley between two mountains so it is not easy to enter a location in google maps... More 

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Although I am irish my husband visiting for the first time was I. awe of the view. Definitely worth the drive to visit and view

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

If you have a good amount of time, this hike is doable on foot and the views are amazing. If not (or you feel like paying 20 euro per person) you can hire a horse cart to take you to the end and back. We opted for the hike - doing about 3 hours worth, but that was really not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We walked the Gap of Dunloe but typically it was a rather wet and misty day so had to imagine the views and we were slightly disappointed at the tarmac road we had to share with carts and cars.. Nevertheless we enjoyed the 7.7 mile hike, and the boat ride afterwards through the three lakes. If you don't fancy the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Amazing beautiful, standout experiance! Worth every penny! Take the horse and trap. Our owner/ driver was very informative on the ride.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The scenery is fabulous, and the peace and tranquillity of this 6-7 mile walk is unsurpassed. We took the small boat from the Ross Castle and enjoyed at tasty lunch at the cottage, and then went on the walk. It was simply grand, through the sprinkling rain and intermittent sunshine. Two in our party took the Jaunting car (a horse... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This is a must the views are incredible can't believe we have such amazing scenery in Ireland. We got bob ferris to take us in a cart 50 euros in total for two adults and two kids.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This needs to neon your bucket list... The views are out of this world the whole experience of traveling up through the rugged landscape gives you a feeling of the power of nature that went before us I used my bike and it's not for the faint hearted especially when a tour bus is approaching in the opposite direction

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Address: off the R562 road to Killorglin | Killarney National Park, Killarney, Ireland
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney

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