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Gap of Dunloe

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Address: Gap of Dunloe National School Gap of Dunloe National School Off the R562 Road To Killorglin | Killarney National Park, Killarney, Ireland
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Wonderful walking

Simply great. Best time of the week. I enjoyed the landscape and people met there. Hope to come back

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Simply great. Best time of the week. I enjoyed the landscape and people met there. Hope to come back

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was the highlight of our trip to Ireland! The scenery was breathtaking, and the pony and boat operators were excellent. This is a must-do!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It really is worth a look at this beautiful Gap, it's such a shame there isn't a separate footpath away from the road. Visiting in the winter there weren't many cars at all but in summer when the crowds and buses descend I don't think it would be nearly as peaceful unfortunately as it is amazing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing trip ! Next time we are going to hike it and save the ponies but the first time it's a grand way to travel Beautiful Irish land and rivers !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Gap of Dunlop is a must when visiting Killarney. The views are fantastic and beautiful walks. Then to Kate Kearneys Cottage for dinner.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited The Gap with family & I must say I never thought we would ever top Glencoe in Scotland but The Gap does. It was a Beautiful day which did help. We started at Katie's cottage & drove through the Gap (don't think your supposed to).. It truly was the most beautiful scenic place I've ever seen

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Dunmanway, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Gap of Dunloe is a narrow road through amazing scenery we were fortunate to be there in February with no traffic so we could travel slow and admire the views I would not want to be there in High Summer.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just awesome scenery all round, Just bring your hiking boots or go for a drive on a jaunting car & listen to the jarveys funny stories

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A trip to the Gap of Dunloe is the perfect place for walkers, climbers, cyclists, drivers and anyone who wants to appreciate the beauty and peace of Killarney. The sign to The Gap of Dunloe, start at Kate Kearneys Cottage, where there will be some Jarveys (poney men with horses and carriages) at the start of the road, some try... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely location. We drove it, which I would not recommend. The road is very narrow with many horse carts. If you go in June, the rhododendrons will be in bloom.

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