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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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Loved it so much we did it twice!

Our first pass through the weather was less than perfect, so we went back the next day when there was a break in the clouds. In November there wasn't too much traffic. Just... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our first pass through the weather was less than perfect, so we went back the next day when there was a break in the clouds. In November there wasn't too much traffic. Just Beautiful!!

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Blaenau Ffestiniog, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

definitely an experience not to be missed. this place really is a hidden gem on the emerald isle. beautiful views, and stunning surroundings,great for any visitor

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Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have posted this review on a Ring Of Kerry forum, but this portion of my review is specifically about the Gap of Dunloe: We got up at 7.30am when it was dark and drove anti-clockwise around the ring, immediately turning off the main road to drive Gap Road (that leads to The Gap of Dunloe). I did a lot... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning views and walks for any keen walker r even jus for somebody wanting a nice stroll. Lovely coffee and gift shops there too!! If you wish you could also travel by horse and cart! Bit pricey for this I thought but have to say the horse and cart ride from Killarney town around the national park was very reasonable... More 

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co clare ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderful journey but not for the nervous driver!! Amazing views in the heart of the mountains, up close with nature at its best!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I decided to turn on our way around the ring of Kerry not really knowing where we were going... The road was pretty narrow but worth the drive! It was beautiful. The photos don't do it justice! Well worth the drive!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was not a planned drive but we were all so glad we did it! We did it the first week of January and have heard that in the summer this drive is closed to cars. However, if you're able to drive it, do it! We only passed two cars the whole time. It takes about an hour from start... More 

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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We offer stay in Killarney but never went to the gap of Dunloe!It was amazing to drive through it but what's even better is walk as much as possible! The mountains and streams are all around you and it so still and peaceful,you can here ur echo in the mountains .Breathtaking there

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like beautiful mountains and lakes it is the place to go, as my son said on our travels it a pictures that you see on postcards.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best place I have ever seen! Beautiful views, quite the best place for relaxing. I live in Killarney, so very close but I am visiting this place as often as possible. All the time is beautiful and worth to see. Every seasons show as a new wonderful things and it is like you discover Gap of Dunloe... More 

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