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“Good hike.”
Review of Old Kenmare Road

Old Kenmare Road
Ranked #20 of 111 things to do in Killarney
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Reviewed August 25, 2013

I do this hike from time to time. The scenery looks outstanding on a sunny day. Quite a nice hike to Kenmare from Killarney. Would recommend. Consider going up Torc Mountain before starting the hike.

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Reviewed August 25, 2013

Got a taxi to Ladys view and walked the old kenmare road back to Killarney. Took three hours, had an eight and eleven year old with us and all loved the walk. Its a gentle walk through the most amazing valley.

Thank Mybace
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Reviewed August 24, 2013

If you can leave your car in Kenmare and get back to Killarney you'll have a mighty walk (moderate in difficulty with railway sleepers in the boggy bits!) from the top car park at Torc Waterfall all the way to Kenmare.
It's about 2:40 min to Galway's Bridge and the same again from there to Kenmare.

Thank Lee H
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Reviewed July 9, 2013

Have you ever been someplace you thought was 'awesome' but, didn't know where it was..... till much later? THIS is one of those great places. As you drive in/ around the Ring of Kerry you'll go in and out of the Killarney National Forest and Park. We drove this road from Kenmare, by accident, perhaps on a wrong turn. But, who knows... the road signs in Ireland might as well be in braille, at times. I have over-used the term "breathtaking" in my reviews because, Ireland IS breathtaking so, I will say this old road is " heart stopping". Natural waterfalls, rock tunnels, forest greenery, historic trees, a few, tiny businesses- sights never to be seen again, after you depart (unless it's in heaven), ......You simply MUST do it!

1  Thank BentleyBoy
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Reviewed July 4, 2013

We took this drive, headed for Kenmare. It was if we'd stepped back in time, surrounded by nature at every turn.

Thank cwscats
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