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Torc Mountain Walk

Kenmare Road, Killarney, Ireland
353-64-31633
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beautiful waterfall

the waterfall is easy to access if you don't want to walk far, only a 5minute walk but definitely... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2015
caroline l
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Great walk to the waterfall

This is worth a stop. Nice easy walk through the woods to the waterfall where you can take some... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2015
TheJetSetRedhead
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  • Average3%
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Kenmare Road, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

the waterfall is easy to access if you don't want to walk far, only a 5minute walk but definitely worth it. also good for walks with different varying lengths from easy to hard.

Thank caroline l
Reviewed February 10, 2015

This is worth a stop. Nice easy walk through the woods to the waterfall where you can take some great pictures and take in the scenery. Take a jaunting cart to Muckross house and gardens as well.

Thank TheJetSetRedhead
Reviewed February 1, 2015

This was an amazing experience walking up to Torc Waterfall from Muckross House. Beautiful day with so much fresh air.

Thank bredas2015
Reviewed January 26, 2015

A magically awesome place! We were hoping to see some Unicorns and Leprechauns but they were a no show! Tha waterfall was just beautiful.

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed January 7, 2015

A mountain worth visiting! After Carrountoohil this mountain didn't disappoint us at all. With a average stamina you'll be fine and you won't have any problems making it to the top. It can be nice to climb up the mountain (at the last part) left...More

Thank Bram B
Reviewed December 19, 2014

There are three parts that made this hike so magical. The trail was in exceptional condition, the forest was vibrant, and the hike is off the beaten path. Trail - As others have said there are wooden rails forming a solid pathway for parts of...More

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Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Great walk for families. Easy to find. The path is slatted with wooden planks nearly all the way up and it covered in chicken wire. Would still recommend a good pair of walking boots for support. Lots of bigger dogs on the walk too! The...More

Thank iwishiwasrich
Reviewed November 19, 2014

The torc falls, when we where there were incredible. Our driver said they were angry and he was right. The walk to the falls was brilliant.

Thank Rita C
Reviewed November 14, 2014

took a pony trek from mucross house up to torc as it is a long walk. once up there you can walk up the side of the waterfall right up to the top. it is breathtaking.

Thank Charlotte O
Reviewed November 11, 2014

We only went a short way, but the scenery was very beautiful. If you love to walk this is a u=must-do.

Thank CindyR54
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mifoodtraveler
April 29, 2015|
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Response from Hans G | Reviewed this property |
Depends on personal hiking condition. We made it in 70 minutes to the top. But we were of good speed. I would say up to 100 minutes is ok.
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Aoife M
January 8, 2015|
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Response from tranzitas |
Hi I would recommend a pair of good comfy shoes, keep your stuff in backpack , hiking sticks are useful. If you have baby don't drag the buggy.Baby carer highly recommended. Cause you'll go up and up. And then back down... More
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