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Gap of Dunloe

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Address: Gap of Dunloe National School Off the R562 Road To Killorglin | Killarney National Park, Killarney, Ireland
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Biking over the Gap of Dunloe

We had the privilege of biking over the gap with Backroads. It was the best day of biking. The road is not heavily traveled and the views are like no others.

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University Park, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We had the privilege of biking over the gap with Backroads. It was the best day of biking. The road is not heavily traveled and the views are like no others.

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Barcelona, Spain
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My husband and I are fit adults in our early forties and had a great time biking in the gap of dunloe and black valley. We walked the bikes in the steepest parts. We rented the bikes from O'Sullivan - they were in great shape. Don't go if it's raining; the down slope in the road shared with buses and... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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as many people mentioned, u can drive u car (rented or not) down there. the horse drivers do not seem to like it, but u choose if to take it too seriously or not. the scenary is awsome . the road is naroow and many time u need to stop or back up so both cars can pass (or car... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The day started poorly - it was raining in the morning. We weren't sure what to do so we went for a drive and we chose Gap of Dunloe. Best choice ever! what a view!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice Walk... pretty landscape...partly steep and windy...road is not closed for traffic...wonderful panorama...

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Rhos-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Stunning views in this beautiful part of the world - we were lucky and had fine, sunny weather but I'm sure the views would be equally dramatic on less clement days.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Kids can't walk it. So take the trip it's worth every penny 20 euro a person, take the boat trip back, this is really the best activity we did in Ireland and the entire country is a gem.

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Galway, Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I cycled the Killarney-Dunloe-Molls Gap-Killarney loop. This has to be one of the best cycle loops anywhere. Absolutely breathtaking landscape. Circa 55k x 2.50hrs. 2 very tough but do-able climbs.....wouldn't like to cycle the climbs on a steel/alloy bike though. 2 terrific descents will get you over the 50k/hr....this loop has absolutely everything for the cyclist so don't leave Kerry... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great way for the family to spend some time together outdoors in an awe-inspiring setting. It is very doable as a walk for all ages, and can be done by horse-drawn cart. Even the misty day didn't dampen our spirits. It may have even given it a more mystical feel! A restaurant and a cafe provide good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the most beautiful thing we saw in Ireland Possible to drive through the gap during the day, but I sincerely recommend to do so only if the driver is at ease in general. We did it in the beginning of the afternoon in August and with the horses and other cars, sheeps and pedestrians, it sometimes got complicated,... More 

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