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Address: Sligo, Ireland
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2-Hour Surf Lesson and Guided Walking Tour of Coolera Peninusla from Strandhill...
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Fab walk from both sides but I still think the original is the best way . Fantastic views from the top of stunning Sligo

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
trish k
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fab walk from both sides but I still think the original is the best way . Fantastic views from the top of stunning Sligo

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Onalaska, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice hike up to historic ancient burial sites and cairns. Panoramic view from the top of the entire Sligo region. Ride out a nice country road. Coffee vendor at the bottomed for nice salk on a cool day. Trailers a few rough spots but walkableinregualr shoes. Goes through some pasture are and there is a mostly gone ruin where several... More 

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Thank MikeJennyQ
Nottingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We climbed via the fairly new Queen Maeve trial which climbs through wooded slopes in a 300m accent that takes around an hour. The summit has a megalithic grave said to be the resting place of queen Maeve. Stunning views well worth the effort. Decent should take 40 minutes or so.

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Thank fatman1967
Sligo, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Rather take the old route to knocknarea, nice car park and lovely little tea hut that also serves crepes always a big hit with my gang! Find climbing the mountain much easier than going the built pathway especially with children. The planks are too narrow and too many steps, at least on the mountain you can stop for a break.... More 

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Thank youngsligomum
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful scenary. Good parking facilities. Walk to the summit took 30 minutes...not difficult. Good information panels on the way

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Thank Andrew C
Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Not an easy climb. Takes 45 minutes. Very steep in places. But doable for most. Excellent views and history. And a crepe from the little shop in the carpark as reward.

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Thank Ouiuken
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We climbed Knocknarea on a beautiful day. It looks like a difficult climb but we didn't find it too bad. Best not to rush up it. Take your time. The view of Strandhill and the ocean is amazing and totally worth the hike.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must-do visit for anyone coming to Sligo. Knocknarea is a megalithic burial mound on top of a mountain which juts out into Sligo Bay. The views are sensational.

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Thank Richard C
Lake Wylie, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a climb for experienced walkers. We visited on a sunny day in July, but this hike is not for the faint-hearted. Path is very rocky and uneven.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great job done to create the route up from Strandhill side with new Queen Maeve Trail. A must do again.

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