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Stradbally Beach Full review
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One of the best beaches in Ireland: This long sandy beach is located on the Dingle Peninsula and is perfect for a family day out by the beaches. One of the most stunning beaches of Europe is known for its secluded sandy coves. You could spend your day by the beach relaxing or go for a swim in the salty water. For those who enjoy surfing, this is the place to be.

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National park Full review
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A breathtaking visit to the National park: One of our trip highlights was visiting Killarney National Park. Exploring the wilderness, lakes and forests while hiking through the park. Spot the gorgeous view of waterfalls, oak forest and the lake. All worth the time and takes you closer to nature.

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Skellig Ring Full review
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A scenic drive through the coastal areas : A magical scenic drive with the panoramic views of the Skellig rocks, megalithic structures, tombs, beach and the mountains. An impressive drive with beautiful views, highly recommended if you are off to explore Ring of Kerry. If you enjoy long drives away from the city this scenic ride is highly recommended.

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Bray Head Full review
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A hike to witness the panoramic views of the Wicklow Mountains: The trail was almost a mile long by the beachfront promenade. It's not just a touristy site but also a popular pilgrimage site too during the holy week. Sunsets and sunrises always offer the best of the views, but if you choose to go during the daytime too, the panoramic views are stunning! Get your hiking shoes on and follow the trails to this beauty.
Bray Head is a 241 m hill and headland located in northern County Wicklow, Ireland, between the t… [..]

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Road between Camp and Aughils (15 minutes) Full review
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Great Views: If you are on this road, you should not miss these places: Tralee, Ennis, Courtbrack, Limerick, and Galway. There are many places to stay here as well. There is a hotel named Torine House near this road which is offering plenty of facilities.

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Road from Inch beach to Shanahill West (15 min.) Full review
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Beautiful Place : The property is beautiful. the accommodations are comfortable, clean, and thoughtfully decorated. I really enjoyed waking up here! Lorna was kind enough to wait for me after a while. The Phoenix is ​​a wonderful place. As a vegan traveler, I truly appreciate the whole concept of this place, and Lorna and her staff are amazingly kind.

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Shehy Mountain Full review
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Scenic mountains and the humming winds: Shehy mountain is an iconic landmark of Ireland and a must visit too. Surrounded with moorland, forest and small community farm the area has so much to see. There is also a monastery located here that dates back into the history and is considered to be one of the prominent pilgrimage centres. This location is yet another stunner.
The Shehy Mountains are a range of low mountains situated on the border between County Cork and Co… [..]

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Devil's Punch Bowl Full review
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A challenging climb for the hikers : You love this location if you are an experienced hiker, the chances are that by the end of your Ireland trip, you'd be one. The hike is about 800 meters steep and not an easy one, but when you get to the top of it the view is simply spectacular. Ensure you take a quick look on the weather before you decide to visit the place as the hike should not be under-estimated. Devil's punch bowl is an oval…

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Carrauntoohil Full review
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Highest Mountain in Ireland: Fascinating thousands of tourists each year, Carrauntoohil is the highest peak in Ireland. The largest town near the mountain is Killarney, which has plenty of affordable accommodation, eateries, supermarkets, and shopping center. The unpredictable weather makes climbing to the summit an adventurous journey.
Carrauntoohil is the highest peak on the island of Ireland. Located in County Kerry, Ireland it is… [..]

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Lough Leane Full review
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Spectacular!: An attractive and lovely Lake set against the lush mountains in Killarney National Park. An astonishing spot to take a boat ride while enjoying the tranquillity of the landscape. The castle on the shore offers an incredible journey into Ireland's past.
Lough Leane is largest of the three lakes of Killarney. The River Laune flows from the lake into t… [..]

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Ross Castle Full review
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A Tower House: This Castle is considered the accurate example of the Irish stronghold during the Middle Ages. It was founded around the 15th century and is surrounded by a fortified bawn and circular flanking towers. The castle is adorned with 16th and 17th-century oak furniture. It offers lovely waterfront views across the Killarney’s lower lake.
Ross Castle is a 15th-century tower house and keep on the edge of Lough Leane, in Killarney Nation… [..]

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O'sullivan's waterfall Full review
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A visit to the cascade in Tomies Wood: We took a walk through the woods to view the lake and was totally a treat to the eyes. On our walk to view the waterfall we spotted lots of deer and also managed to snap some gorgeous pictures along the way. A lovely view and an incredible walk through the forest.

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Gap of Dunloe Full review
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The walk and the view was worth it! : We couldn't stop but take pictures of this impressive landscape and take a pony ride. We were told that this location looks different in every weather. The ride was fun and so was the hike, all worth it for the scenic location. The mountains, the colourful valley, a visit here is a must. Be mindful that this place might get a little crowded.
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Ladies View Full review
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Spectacular!: Ladies View, located in the heart of Killarney National Park, is one of the most famous panoramas in Ireland. It was given its name because of the delight showed by Queen Victoria's Ladies-in-Waiting when they visited it in 1861. Experience the charm of this place and visit the Gift Shop with the largest selection of gifts in the town.
Ladies View is a scenic point along the N71 portion of the Ring of Kerry, in Killarney National Par… [..]

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The heights of Aghadoe Full review
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Majestic Hotel: Overlooking Killarney Lakes with spectacular scenes of the majestic Kerry mountains, Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa boasts one of the most magnificent sights in Killarney. It is a chic modern hotel, offering deluxe five-star luxury together with Ireland's most celebrated Resort Spa.

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Killarney National Park Full review
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A beautiful Spectacle.: The unique combination of mountains, lakes, woodlands and waterfalls makes the Killarney National Park an extraordinary panoramic sight. The major attraction is Muckross House and Gardens. This 19th-century palace has a treasure trove of beautiful furnishings and artefacts of the same period. The Park has also been designated in 1981 as a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.
Killarney National Park , near the town of Killarney, County Kerry, was the first national park in … [..]

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Muckross House, Gardens & Traditional Farm Full review
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Ireland's National Park: Muckross House, Gardens, and Traditional Farms serve as the focal point of Killarney National Park. It is the oldest National Park in Ireland and includes the world-renowned Lakes of Killarney. Adding to the beauty are the mountains and woodlands that surround them. Major attractions include a Traditional Farm, a craft shop and a Garden Restaurant.
Muckross House is located on the small Muckross Peninsula between Muckross Lake and Lough Leane, t… [..]

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Fahan Full review
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Beautiful View: If you love natural beauty, then this is a must visit for you. Sunset View is a luxury modern holiday home with a breathtaking location on a hillside above the coastal road between Fahan and Buncrana on the beautiful Inishowen Peninsula.
Fahan is a district of Inishowen, in County Donegal, Ireland, located 5 km south of Buncrana. In… [..]

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Saint's road Full review
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A Splendid Route: This road is one of Ireland’s most fascinating and beautiful old pilgrimage roads. It presents no major challenge, even for the casual walker, as it only climbs one hill and otherwise weaves its way gently up and down from the beach at Ceann Trá (Ventry) to the foot of Brandon Mountain.

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Dunbeg Promontory Fort Full review
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Promontory Stone Fort: Dunbeg Fort is a dramatic headland fortification in Ireland. It is located at the top of a sea cliff and stands dilapidated due to erosion; but, it still looks impressive. Inside the fort is around Beehive hut with a square interior.
Dunbeg Fort is a promontory fort built in the Iron Age near the modern village of Ventry in County… [..]

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Clochans on the road between Ventry and Slea Head Full review
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Exciting Experience: If you are in Ireland, this is a must visit for you. While you can take a basic guided tour of the peninsula, my self-guided tour makes it unnecessary. A fancy map is also not necessary with my instructions. Great place, highly recommended.

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Conor Pass Full review
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Highest Mountain Pass: The Conor Pass is one of the highest mountain passes in Ireland. This narrow road winds through verdant landscapes and the spectacle of the lakes and glaciated mountains, it offers, is the stuff of fairy tales. There is a scenic carpark at the top that provides the stunning view as far as the Aran Islands.
Conor Pass or Connor Pass is one of the highest Irish mountain passes served by an asphalted road.… [..]

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Tralee Ship Canal (in Blenerville) Full review
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Picturesque, worth the stop: While driving around we stopped by the canal for a photogenic moment. There were massive windmills around and there was an interpretive centre that showcased a short film too. After enjoying our little tour and adoring the beauty atop, we sipped a good cup of coffee from the Windmill Cafe too.
The Tralee Ship Canal is a canal built for freight and passenger transportation from Tralee Bay to… [..]

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Ardfert Cathedral Full review
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A Cathedral that is historically significant with an amazing architecture: Ardfert Cathedral of St. Brendan is one of the highly significant landmarks in the history of Ireland. Ensure you get a guide along or take in as much information as possible from the front desk before you start touring the Cathedral. This is one of the heritage sites here, we enjoyed spending time here, learning about the historical relevance of the site and of course clicking some beautiful pic…
Ardfert Cathedral is a ruined former cathedral in Ardfert, County Kerry, in Ireland. Dedicated to … [..]

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Teompall na Hoe,Teompall na Griffin Full review
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A Magical Church : To the northwest of Ardfert Cathedral and Temple Na Hoe is this simple yet beautiful 15th Century church named Temple Na Griffin. It has a high-pitched roof, with a bellcote on the western gable, and a two-light window in the eastern gable.

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Kerry County Museum Full review
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An absolute treat!: Kerry County Museum with its extraordinary collection of artifacts, interactive exhibits, and hands-on activities recounts the turbulent history and rich archeology of the County Kerry. It won Museum of the Year award in 2009. The Tom Crean Exhibition and the interactive gallery of Bone Investigators offer an opportunity for visitors to explore the life of a bustling Medieval town through the eye…
Kerry County Museum is a museum located in Tralee, County Kerry in Ireland. The museum is based in … [..]

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O'Sullivans Cascade Full review
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Beautiful Waterfall: O’Sullivan’s Cascade is a stunning waterfall located near the wild oak Tomies Wood. According to a legend, this waterfall once ran with whiskey instead of water; unfortunately, when the English attacked Ireland, it changed into water. It is the part of a spectacular series of waterfalls that run through the Tomies Wood.

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Torc Waterfall Full review
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A satisfying treat to your eyes, Torc Waterfall : We visited the waterfalls as a part of our Ring of Kerry trip and it was worth the view. A short trail that leads you up to the scenic views of the waterfall. The route is clearly marked with signboards along the way through Killarney National Park. This was another one of our favourite picture spots. Highly recommended if you are taking Kerry tour.
Torc Waterfall is a waterfall at the base of Torc Mountain, about 5 miles from Killarney in Count… [..]

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Brandon Full review
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The best spot for windsurfing!: Brandon located in Dingle Peninsula is a must-visit for those who love long walks and hikes. Brandon is a village that not only has long walks around the peninsula, we also the rich history and culture every sightseeing tour had to offer. Another one of the must-see scenic location with fishing and windsurfing on the sandy beaches as one of the top things to do here.
Dunkeld Cathedral stands on the north bank of the River Tay in Dunkeld, Perth and Kinross, Scotland… [..]

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Brandon Creek Full review
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Isolated but a scenic location: I believe Brandon Creek is one of the most instagrammable places in Ireland. Located in the Dingle Peninsula, this fishing harbour is not packed with tourists like most other sites in Dublin. To enjoy a good hike atop or to simply relax by the scenic spot, ensure you check the weather forecast before you plan your visit to this location.
Brandon Creek is also a hamlet near Littleport, Cambridgeshire Brandon Creek is a village located … [..]

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Brandon Creek Full review
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Isolated but a scenic location: I believe Brandon Creek is one of the most instagrammable places in Ireland. Located in the Dingle Peninsula, this fishing harbour is not packed with tourists like most other sites in Dublin. To enjoy a good hike atop or to simply relax by the scenic spot, ensure you check the weather forecast before you plan your visit to this location.
Brandon Creek is also a hamlet near Littleport, Cambridgeshire Brandon Creek is a village located … [..]

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Dunquin Full review
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Quite a walk, but worth it for the scenic location that awaits! : This westerly tip of the Dingle Peninsula is a must-visit for the scenery and surviving Gaelic culture. The place looked exactly like a travel postcard but in 3D. Sunset views of the rugged cliffs are spectacular. This place wasn't too crowded like most touristic spots in Ireland, after the climb we were spellbound with the breathtaking views.
Dún Chaoin , meaning "Caon's stronghold", is a Gaeltacht village in west County Kerry, Ireland. Dun… [..]

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Cloghane Full review
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A Delightful Experience. : Cloghane (An Clochán) is a delightful little slice of Dingle. The village's few buildings shelter in the lee of Mt Brandon, looking out to Brandon Bay and across the water to the Stradbally Mountains beyond. The 5km drive out to Brandon's Point from Cloghane follows ever-narrower single-track roads, culminating in cliffs with fantastic views north and east.
An Clochán is a village and townland on the Dingle Peninsula of County Kerry, Ireland, at the foot… [..]

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Kilmalkedar Church Full review
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Ancient Ruins in a beautiful surrounding: Kilmalkedar is the remains of a magnificent ecclesiastical site located in County Kerry. Major tourist attractions include an extraordinary 12th-century Hiberno-Romanesque cathedral and several captivating artefacts, most notable of those are "alphabet stone, holed Ogham stone, sundial and large stone cross."

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Great Blasket Island visitor's centre Full review
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A great exhibition of the history and culture : Interactive rooms and informative guides were awaiting us at the Great Blasket Island visitor's centre. Excellent setup and a fabulous exhibit of the lifestyle and culture of the people from the past. The views from this location are also stunning. Highly recommended visit.

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