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Address: Clifden, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-95-21379

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This was the highlight of our visit. Exquisite views, breathtaking scenery. We enjoyed every moment here. Well marked, and good maps. Absolute must-go.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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New Delhi, India
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161 reviews 161 reviews
53 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

This was the highlight of our visit. Exquisite views, breathtaking scenery. We enjoyed every moment here. Well marked, and good maps. Absolute must-go.

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Heidelberg, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

The connemara national park is just beautiful and you do not even have to walk very high up to have a nice view over the sea and the hills.

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Lagoa Santa, MG
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

The quiet, the pubs with Irish songs, the landscape, the Atlantic Ocean so near, Mike taking me around to see the sights, the hospitality of some girls at a hotel in the centre of the town.

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Glenbeigh, Ireland
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76 reviews 76 reviews
28 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This is a beautiful area to walk and hike so we did a few short walks. The maps were accurate and helpful and the trails were well marked.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Great links course, not too challenging and even though it was open week it wasn't too busy. The bar food was also good .

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Not being a keen walker, I must say I thoroughly enjoyed the walk up Diamond Hill. The views were spectacular. It took us around 4 hours to complete the round trip. Walking sticks would have been helpful. Remember to take snacks and water and your camera.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

A very informative centre, with interesting displays on history of the local area. It was very clean and tidy with good tea rooms which had a covered area outside to sit if the weather is not great.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The Connemara Walking Center does not exist anymore. The Diamond Hill trail obviously has not disappeared:-). Go directly to the Connemara National Park visitors centre at the entrance of Letterfrack (coming from Clifden on N59). Go early in the morning because the trail is very busy in August. There are 3 different trails, the longest brings you to the top... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

the Diamant walk is great. just take the first moment the sky there is open, you never know what will be tomorrow. they have a great free map there as well with drives and walks on the connemara loop.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

You can choose from 3 walking distances. The red one leads you to the top of the mountain. When you' re back you can visit the visitors centre and have some more information or a zipp of tea

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