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Address: off the R562 road to Killorglin | Killarney National Park, Killarney, Ireland
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The Gap of Dunloe is a beautiful, wild and remote area of Ireland. Walking the road is an adventure, driving it even more! Beautiful views, sheep, abandoned houses and so much... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

The Gap of Dunloe is a beautiful, wild and remote area of Ireland. Walking the road is an adventure, driving it even more! Beautiful views, sheep, abandoned houses and so much more make this a perfect place to visit!

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Allendale, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

We went across the Lakes of Killarney by boat, which was a great way to see the majestic nature of the lakes. It was a peaceful and relaxing way to experience this area. After visiting Lord Brandon's Cottage, we took a horse drawn carriage through the valley, then up over the hillside through the Gap of Dunloe. The scenery was... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

the tour of the Gap of Dunloe in the jaunting cart with our driver Paul and his horse Jack and the boat ride with Dux across the lakes of Killarney was wonderful. I would recommend it as a "must see" for anyone visiting the Killarney area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

The day had a steady drizzle but our carriage driver kept us entertained and pointed out scenic areas.

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Morden, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

The Gap of Dunloe was breathtaking. We hiked partway up and then took a jaunting car for a tour as well. The driver was AMAZING! He was local and knowledgable and friendly. We had the best time. He stopped to take photos of us, echoed in echo lake, explained lots about the area. We loved it! And then we stopped... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

The Gap of Dunloe is Irish scenery at its best. Having visited it several times I think it is better to walk up from the car park to really enjoy it as its best rather than taking the car, as I did this time round due to time constraints.

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san carlos
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We did about an 8 mile run from the start of the Gap to the top and then back. We passed amazing lakes, old stone houses, incredible vistas, and lots of sheep. If you like to run, this is a excursion you should not miss! It's a gradual rise, but no steep hills until the very end and then still... More 

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Ballymena, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Loved Kate kearneys cottage and we had great weather so could do plenty of walking. Atmosphere in Kate kearneys cottage was great - good food and music. Beautiful place, amazing scenery and very friendly people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Not to be missed whether you walk it, drive it, bike it, or take trap and pony! We went from Lord Brandon's to Kate Kearney's Cottage by pony and trap which was organized for us by our hotel, the Old Weir Lodge. Absolutely one of the highlights of our 15 day tour of Ireland.

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Portage, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This is one of the most beautiful places in Ireland, in my opinion! My boyfriend and I were not planning on going here but on a whim made a U-turn and drove up to the start of the road that leads to the gap. We parked and walked the path...all the way up to the beginning of the Black Valley,... More 

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Address: 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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