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Murlough Bay and Fair Head

Nr Ballycastle, Ballycastle, Northern Ireland
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Spectacular.

Spent a full day in this beautiful part of Northern Ireland. This is heavenly territory. Be... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
2013harryc
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Wicklow, Ireland
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Walker 🚶 Paradise

Spectacular beach to walk whatever the weather.. breaking waves and your camera at hand super... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
TerryDCarrickfergus
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Carrickfergus
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Nr Ballycastle, Ballycastle, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Spent a full day in this beautiful part of Northern Ireland. This is heavenly territory. Be prepared for a bit of walking and the views of the cliffs and sea will be more than rewarding. The driving is a little hairy but dont go if...More

Thank 2013harryc
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Spectacular beach to walk whatever the weather.. breaking waves and your camera at hand super landscape shots..

Thank TerryDCarrickfergus
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This place is gorgeous! The drive is scary but fun. Do all the hills in 1st gear. Really beautiful and worth it at least for the driving experience

1  Thank Seauntelle
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Spectacular views and they are all free the beaches are amazingly beautiful make sure your camera is fully charged as you will take hundreds of photos.

Thank XYUandbeyond
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Hiking out to Murlough Bay and Fair Head seems like an easy hike from Ballycastle, but make sure you do some research into trails, distances, and the weather if you're going to do it - can be very slippery on the rocks and "trail". You...More

Thank kathryn_wanders
Reviewed 7 December 2016

stunning views, superb scenery, winding single track minor road in a barren and remote part of the world.

Thank Jen K
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This is Main Head Northern Ireland. It s the north northern most point of Ireland. Well worth the trip Take your winter clothing. Scotland is only 13 miles from you! I

Thank FortCollins661
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Beautiful views of the Irish Sea, from above, driving the coastal road passing pastoral farmland on hills surrounding the coast. Another Game of Thrones filming site.

Thank SLT1962
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The road from hunters bar to Murlough Bay and Torr Head is an amazing trip breath taking scenery well off the beaten track with amazing views of Scotland on a fine day Mull of Kintyre and Ailsa Craig are easily viewable. The road is narrow...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

What a drive, well worth the excitement of hairpin curves, beautiful views, country life up close! The farmers must get tired of people putzing around on their farm roads. Every farmer waved! We had to pull over for a few farm vehicles, don't forget to...More

Thank Liveshealthy
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