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Beara Way

Glengarriff, Ireland
353-27-63084
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Ranked #1 of 12 Attractions in Glengarriff
Type: Trails
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Warrnambool, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Easily equal to the ring of Kerry and Dingle peninsula. Seems to be more favoured by cyclists so be careful. There is a mind-blowing scenic road that crosses the peninsula about halfway down at Adrigole. If you have time dont miss it.

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Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

On a sunny day, a beautiful cruise around the Beara Way. Magnificent vistas and great photo opportunities.

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Seattle, Washington
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

What I will be describing is actually a drive as opposed to a hike. For whatever reason, TA does not have an entry for the Beara Peninsula, although it does for its relatives of the Dingle Peninsula (ring of Dingle) and Iveragh Peninsula (ring of Kerry). Perhaps it is a desire to maintain this as a walker's preserve as opposed... More

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Augsburg
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

the ring of beara is just as nice as the ring of kerry, but not so known and popular. great for Walking and hiking too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We caught glimpse of a sign just when it was time for a little something and followed the arrow deep into the mountains. We were sure we had got it wrong; surely there couldn't be anything so far away, still open for business in September. But then we came across Josies - delightful.

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Tralee, Ireland
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19 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Went for drive on Beara Way. Enjoyed the east side best mostly for the wider roads. Some beautiful scenery and lovely villages.I would caution inn busy tourist time that the road on west side of peninsula is extremely narrow and could be difficult driving for some. Well worth a visit

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australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Wow, just wow, at every turn. We were staying in Kenmare at Rockrest House B&B , (which is probably one of the best we have stayed in), the boys were in bad need of haircuts and they were welcomed into the local barber, Pete Hanley, like old friends and soon had all the locals in the barber at the time... More

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Southampton UK
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Wonderful views and very quiet, not touristy - make sure you travel the Healy Pass for the best views.

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Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Allow a full day to visit the Beara Peninsula, arrive early to get your space to go on the Dursey cable car. Stop off in Allihies and Urhan beautiful villiages.

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Limerick, Ireland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
22 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I have been doing some of the Beara way when down on holidays. and I have some favorite loops walks that i would do, I never get tired of some of them as the scenery keeps changing as we move along. Walks are suitable for moderate and experienced walkers

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