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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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The Gap of Dunloe Adventure Tour from Killarney

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A special place

taking a wander after dinner you will discover this special place. going at sunset made it even more special.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Wiesbaden, Germany
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Wiesbaden, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

taking a wander after dinner you will discover this special place. going at sunset made it even more special.

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Markham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We drove through the Gap of Dunloe last week and it was truly a spectacular ride. The roads are narrow and we were lucky enough not to meet anyone coming toward us. the rock walls surrounding us were breathtaking, the streams flowing through were equally amazing. Don't miss this if you are in the Killarney area..welll worth the drive!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Locals do not like you driving through the gap in either direction and if you are not an expert driver maybe you should not venure through by car especially if jaunting cars are busy on the road to Lord Brandon's Cottage.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The road through the Gap is one lane, so if you drive be prepared to use the occasional pull-outs to avoid other cars, horse-drawn carriages, pedestrians, and cyclists. Every turn in the road gives another beautiful view of sheep in a rock-wall surrounded pasture, streams of water trickling down the hills, switchbacks through the gap, ponds, rolling hills. Well worth... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went there by bike [a 50km full route from Killarney`s center through the gap, around the lakes and ending at Ross castle - totally doable, even for amateur bikers, such as myself and totally worth it!] and it was superb. We started our ride early in the morning, so we got the first two lakes bellow the gap all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What an experience! The views are amazing and unlike anything else. Truly a "must" while visiting Killarney.

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Rome, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We rode with Gene on the trap. He had been taking tourists through the gap for at least 40 years. He was full of information and stories. This trip felt like you had gone back in time. The scenery was overwhelmingly beautiful. Don't miss this attraction. Last time I was in Killarney we were in a hurry and did not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Also, please stop by Moriarty's for more update Irish Fashions. I bought a lovely sweater--one that I'll wear on the WCoast of USA.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the boat tour, lunch and then the Gap of Dunloe by way of jaunting cars. It was definitely a highlight and memory that I will always cherish. Some of the friendliest folks I have ever encountered. A must do and if you are able, get out of the cart and walk a bit. Take your time and enjoy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't make the mistake of not traveling the Gap of Dunloe especially on a Motorcycle Rent them for Celtic Tours in Dublin , it's breathtaking, you will stop every 5 minutes to get your camera out and then leave only to stop again ....do it you will never regret it or you will when you look at other people's pictures... More 

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