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Gleno Waterfall

Larne, Northern Ireland
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Great photo opportunities

Great place to visit for lovely photographs. Can be muddy in places and handrails covered in green... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2016
Q7781KGstephenm
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Belfast, United Kingdom
15 minutes from Larne ferry port .....

What a lovely find, after crossing on the ferry to Larne, we decided as this was so close to the... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2016
BeandipUk
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  • Average4%
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“car park” (8 reviews)
“hidden gem” (5 reviews)
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Larne, Northern Ireland

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Reviewed September 29, 2016

Great place to visit for lovely photographs. Can be muddy in places and handrails covered in green so best not to wear good clothes when visiting. That said my 89 year old mother who walks with the aid of a stick and has limited vision...More

1  Thank Q7781KGstephenm
Reviewed September 5, 2016

What a lovely find, after crossing on the ferry to Larne, we decided as this was so close to the port we would stop here to get some fresh air and wake ourselves up after a long drive to Cairnryan and the 2 hour crossing,...More

1  Thank BeandipUk
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

There's a parking area near the waterfall. In fact, you can hear it as soon as you jump out of the car. Free to park, free to see. Worth the visit but as others have said, not worth doing if it's the only thing you're...More

Thank cascado07
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Lovely waterfall not far off the costal route and as others have said well worth a visit. Doesn't take long, the car park is free and we found easy to find once in Gleno as there are plenty of brown signs to get you to...More

1  Thank funkyfin2000
Reviewed August 12, 2016

We had to ask a member of staff at Larne's tourist info centre for directions, but once we got there it was deemed well worth the twisty roads! A simply beautiful waterfall with clear water - my mum and brother were playing Pooh sticks in...More

Thank Teide_Orca
Reviewed August 11, 2016

a little known waterfall here in Northern Ireland, (There aren't that many) but if peace and tranquillity are your goals there find this place and just Breathe it is a very calming place and if there is no one about you can just relax and...More

Thank Marc L
Reviewed August 10, 2016

Lovely waterfall. Car parking and short stroll to the waterfall. Makes for great photos. Glenn village doesn't have much to offer just a small shop. Larne town is a ten mins drive away.

Thank CoAntrimTraveller79
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Glenco waterfall is definately worth the trip. Despite poor weather this place is magical. Just wrap up warm!

Thank Topping123
Reviewed August 5, 2016

Although National Trust, this lovely waterfall isn't exactly well signposted until you are almost there, and it doesn't appear to be listed in their members book. We asked at the Larne Tourist info. where the lovely lady wrote down directions, otherwise we would not have...More

Thank HazzaNorfolk
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This waterfall is only 4 miles from my home. I love it because it's forever changing. I could go there every day and the light and shadows are different, the sounds are different and even the atmosphere. This place is very popular with tourists and...More

Thank Liz G
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Irishpiskiw
How much is it to get in please 2
July 18, 2016|
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Response from PAUL B | Reviewed this property |
It's absolutely free lovely little spot for a picnic
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Courtney W
Does anyone know how far the walk is from parking to the waterfall?
April 14, 2016|
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Response from niklou92 |
1min to the waterfall but theres also a further walk up a lot of steps
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Ipswichbabe2014
Can you tell us please of how to get to the waterfall and the area this is near , we are visiting in June/July and have just heard about the waterfalls so we are changing plans to visit, I keep e-mailing about the Gobbins Path to the National Trust but sadly they do not answer 3 times now, can you also help us with any news of how the work is progressing. Thanks appreciate your help. Ken.
April 6, 2015|
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Response from whatcitynext | Reviewed this property |
The best way to get to Gleno is by car as the bus service is poor. A taxi would cost five or six pounds each way but whilst the waterfall and Gleno is lovely it does not take all that long to visit them so please take this... More
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