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Address: Templemore, Ireland

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Lovely view from a colourfully named mountain

Local Legend stated that the Devil while flying over the local mountain grew angry and took a piece from the hill and dropped it at the Rock of Cashel....its folklore as the two... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
Majella M
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Tipperary, Ireland
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Tipperary, Ireland
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Local Legend stated that the Devil while flying over the local mountain grew angry and took a piece from the hill and dropped it at the Rock of Cashel....its folklore as the two types of Rock are different and it was more likely to be displacement during the Iceage...however the view from the top is stunning on a clear day... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015

The summit offers Great views. Not too difficult to climb. You need to be relatively fit though and use proper footwear

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offaly
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49 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Its a great place to visit ,good veiws,Theres no charge . Good parking . You have a long walk up and i suggest a fit person .They say the devil took a bit out of the mountain .Known as the devil bit.

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1 Thank brosna11
Baku, Baki, Azerbaijan
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23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Wonderful host and accommodation ,beautiful surroundings .Worth to visit and spend some time exploring the beauty of Co.Tipperary!

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Thurles, Ireland
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55 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2013

If is a sunny summer's day and you are near.....its totally worth going up this hill....the view is amazing and is really peaceful. Use comfortable shoes though....

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South Zeal, null, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2013

Was able to enjoy the wonderful devils bit from my families house over in Ireland. Wonderful scenery, and stunning views.......simply beautiful!!!!!

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Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2013

tranquility (on a calm day), had the place to ourselves. Amazing views across to the Galty Mountians on one side and Lough dErg on the other. There was visible signs of broken auto glass in the car park/ picnic area, so as with anywhere else, don't leave valuables on show in your car.

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1 Thank shyster
Tipperary, Ireland
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69 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2013

With my husband and seven year old we decided to climb the legendry Devil's bit. My daughter fascinated with the legend surrounding this local attraction took the climb, which is quite steep, very much in her stride and left me in particular struggling a bit. from the onset the view are amazing and when you get to the top the... More 

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210 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2013 via mobile

Brought my 4 and 7 year old for their first hike, need to know where your going to find starting point. Brought essentials, picnic and good walking shoes. The kids lasted till the cross. Great views and well outlined route.

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Limerick, Ireland
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2013

there not much to see until you reach the top of the mountain but the views are great this is definitely for hill climbers and not for the faint hearted it is steep hard climb you must be prepared for the climb and remember take everything you need with you and take a rain jacket cause the weather can change... More 

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