We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Benbulben

Sligo, Ireland
353-71-61201
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Impossible to miss!

I drove to Sligo as I was staying at a B&B along the sea on the wild Atlantic road. I saw the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Monty-eFred
,
Milan
Motorcycle trip around Sligo

Stunning looking hills in a beautiful part of the country. Great place to explore on the bike and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard W
,
Belfast, United Kingdom
Read all 269 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“forest walk” (18 reviews)
“ben bulben” (18 reviews)
LOCATION
Sligo, Ireland
CONTACT
Website
353-71-61201

Similar Things to Do in Sligo

Write a Review
Reviews (269)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

I drove to Sligo as I was staying at a B&B along the sea on the wild Atlantic road. I saw the Benbulben on the map and decided I was curious enough to see it. In fact, I was impressed when I saw what an...More

Thank Monty-eFred
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning looking hills in a beautiful part of the country. Great place to explore on the bike and some of the back roads and forest tracks are great fun, as long as you dont mind bumping into the odd stag or deer.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, peaceful, quiet. The area by Luke’s Bridge is wonderful, but landowners sign indicates no trespassing and should be respected! There are plenty of places to walk, and you really don’t even need to get out of your car for this area s beauty. And...More

Thank CelticTravelers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took walk from Glencar to Benbulben passing Swiss Valley. On good day views are amazing. You need to take good boots with u ( very boggy terrain) and a hat as on top of the mountain usually is very windy. Great freedom up there!

Thank Sylas P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove along the road under Benbulben and marveled at this dramatic rock formation. From a distance it appears straight, but up close there are many twists and turns to the side!

Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my third year in a row driving near and around Benbulben (no, I didn't climb it). It's such a fantastic sight, with its unusual mesa-like shape. So striking. I never get tired of looking at it. This time, I stayed at a B&B...More

1  Thank NHjo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second time to climb Benbulben, the first been in drizzle & cloud so the views consisted of 5 feet in front of my face & nothing else but nonetheless a good workout! My second time was absolutely amazing due to the perfect...More

1  Thank cat l
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

No words to describe it. It just needs to be seen, admired and respected (it hails from the Ice Age)

Thank Mirella Menglid... M
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Glorious trip to the area surrounding the iconic Benbulben mountain. Definitely worth the trip. It feels spiritual an awe-inspiring.

Thank ritagillen70
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

It's always a delight and challenge to climb Benbulben. The scenery is spectacular. I'm part of Enniscrone Walking Club, and I must say Benbulben is requested a few times a year as a favourite walk

Thank Kay J
Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Langs Bar & Restaurant
271 reviews
2.36 miles away
Laura's of Carney
56 reviews
2.98 miles away
Yeats Tavern Restaurant
639 reviews
3.03 miles away
Harrison's Bar and Restaurant
210 reviews
4.34 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Gleniff Horseshoe
43 reviews
2.66 miles away
Atlantic Sheepdogs
37 reviews
2.98 miles away
Yeats's Grave
236 reviews
3.14 miles away
Glencar Waterfall
368 reviews
4.96 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
marcusjj
August 27, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I might be a bit late answering this. You can drive around lower parts of it.Take Donegal road out of Sligo about 4 miles then turn right. Hope this helps
1
Vote
Papindi
January 1, 2015|
Answer
Response from Papindi |
Please disregard this
0
Votes