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Such unspolit beauty!

Please don't visit the Beara Peninsula, it is so beautiful and little visited. We paddled in the... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
Dublincatlover
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Dublin, Ireland
Scenic Wild Atlantic Way alternative to touristy Ring of Kerry

A beautiful peninsula. A favorite route is over the Kealy Pass or if you have more time, around... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
MMN_53
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County Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a private driver for the Ring of Kerry so we were able to go off the beaten path and do the Beara Penninsula to see the wild Irish countryside.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lollygal
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Please don't visit the Beara Peninsula, it is so beautiful and little visited. We paddled in the turquoise waters of Grinish Beach on teh way down to Dursey, took the cable car across to Dursey and just drank in the stunning views as we took...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dublincatlover
Reviewed October 4, 2018

A beautiful peninsula. A favorite route is over the Kealy Pass or if you have more time, around the point. Quiet, natural and spectacular views.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MMN_53
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Together with driving around Dingle these two I can recommend. Ring of Kerry is nice but the huge number of touringcars spoil the fun. But when you have the time: even drive around on the Ring of Kerry.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PieterBolinder
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning scenery all along the beara way. It's pure Ireland in it's rawest from and has so much to offer around every bend in the road. The tim healy pass, glanmore lake, bere island, dursey island are all worth a visit but there is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lazyfaceman
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

The Beara Way is an absolutely wonderful walk on the Beara Peninsula and wild flowers, animals and birds abound around you as you stroll along a long but generally gentle stroll, well not too demanding! Bring your flask and your sandwiches and take your time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank porterIreland
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Much prettier to go over Healy pass than to go all the way around the peninsula. Wonderful views from the top.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DougTMesa
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Wonderfull views all way round scenery especially on a clear day. Roads can be a problem in places as they are really narrow and vegetation is not cut back by local council.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brendan S
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Taking advice we drove around the Ring of Beara instead of doing the usual ring of Derry. My husband tells me the scenery was stunning. I was driving! Very narrow, bendy roads that go up and down with a limited view and almost impossible to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank in428
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Never moved from the peninsula the whole week and still did not do everything. Lovely and quiet and able to spend a really relaxing week here. Mountains, mountains, sea and more mountains - just wonderful. We touched on and off the walk and highly recommended.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank johntink55
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