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Eask Tower

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Carhoo Hill, Dingle, Ireland
+353 66 915 1850
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Great for a bracing walk

Eask Tower (or the Dalek as my kids call it) can be seen from miles away, so we had to go and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ian B
London, United Kingdom
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My friend and I decided to begin our day with a hike to Eask Tower - a short hike recommended by... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Mariah P
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“sheep pasture” (6 reviews)
“great hike” (6 reviews)
“dingle bay” (17 reviews)
Carhoo Hill, Dingle, Ireland
+353 66 915 1850

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Eask Tower (or the Dalek as my kids call it) can be seen from miles away, so we had to go and visit. It is a bit of a trek up hill and can be quite bracing when the wind blows, but it is worthwhile....More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 23 November 2017

My friend and I decided to begin our day with a hike to Eask Tower - a short hike recommended by Rick Steves in his Best of Scotland book. The hike was a bit steep but easily accomplished, and the view of Dingle that granted...More

1  Thank Mariah P
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I walked to the tower from downtown Dingle. The first 50% is walking next to the streets... as soon as you are off the main street it's more relaxed. As soon as you reached the last houses of the street you see the sign EASK...More

Thank Heiderle
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We saw the tower coming into town and anywhere in town we went! Finally we decided to get there so we drove the 5 mins out of town to the trailhead. We didn't realized it cost 2 euros but the lovely woman who owns the...More

Thank 603Oneill
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Finally did this hike on my 3rd trip to Dingle, and wow, why did I wait? It was a positive experience in every way. We wore sturdy shoes and it's a good thing, because even though the day was beautiful & sunny, there had been...More

Thank Christy C
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We had a day in Dingle and honestly didn't find that much to do, until we decided to hike up the mountain. Though getting to the parking lot can seem difficult, but the 2 euros for parking is definitely worth it. I would definitely recommend...More

Thank Adam K
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Worthwhile stop if you're driving/biking around the Peninsula. Pay the parking fee to the friendly farmer who resides nearby, and then take a leisurely stroll (by many, many sheep) to the top, and take in the splendid views.

Thank maranat
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Having done this hike twice in vastly different weather I can say the experience can vary greatly. On a good clearish day you can see all the main points on slea head and over towards Dingle town itself. If the weather is bad it can...More

Thank CavanPilot
Reviewed 8 September 2017

There is a path to follow to the Eask Tower through pastures and along the cliff. There is a terrific view of the bay.

Thank Alexandra T
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

From our b&b window it caught my eye as a 20 minute up trip with good views , weather holding and this proved correct. The track is fairly even although wet in some places. It has some history and for a keen climber is of...More

Thank John R
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18 April 2016|
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Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
I think Donsafe has answered the question exactly as I would have. I might add that the lady who offered to clean the mud off my boots engaged me in conversation that was worth an extra 20 minutes!