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Ballycotton Cliff Walk

Ballycotton,, Cork, Ireland
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.seascapes to admire

This cliff walk is one of my favourites in East Cork. The terrain is easy and the views spectacular.

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went there because we had read good reviews and we we're glad to have done so because there was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
chri t
Avesnes-sur-Helpe, France
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Lovely walk suitable for all ages. (Children must be accompanied and not suitable for buggies)
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lovely walk” (28 reviews)
“sea air” (7 reviews)
Ballycotton,, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This cliff walk is one of my favourites in East Cork. The terrain is easy and the views spectacular.

Thank marieCork_ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there because we had read good reviews and we we're glad to have done so because there was a really beautiful view. It was easy to park , unfortunately we did not have time to go for the walk along the cliffs but...More

1  Thank chri t
Reviewed 1 week ago

I been a long time ago but it was very lovely. I keep thinking about to go back (over the year) However this is a very long walk and I'm not sure can you go back to the carpark. I probably was walking for 1...More

Thank Kevin N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a great walk. Walking along side the ocean... Great weather too. Easy to find. Good for all ages. A must do place

Thank Amit K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic views on the cliff and the lighthouse. Hike is good for families. Nice places to rest. Parking for free and no issue at all.

Thank A W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must do walk in East Cork famous for their potato Ballycotton has stunning views and beautiful local birds It's a nice stroll at the scenery is breathing Also you get on a ferry and visit the lighthouse a must do if in west cork

Thank marrtino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Husband and I returned again to the Ballycotton cliff walk. It was a beautiful sunny day but a little bit breezy. It was quite busy with lots of tourists. The views are fantastic and the wild flowers are interesting. There are many birds on...More

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice quiet walk in a lovely part of East Cork, completed with three small kids so good for the family. Some nice places to eat in the area as well

Thank michaeloN2700XF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Coastal walk along the southern coast of County Cork. We accidentally parked in the village of Ballycotton at the 1st car park so do remember to drive through town to the last car park to get closer to the start of the walk

Thank V1331HQcharlesp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

1 hour walk in total from Ballycotton to the beach at the end of the path and 1 hour back. Park at the far car park, go through the village, turn right at the end before the pier and park as near to the path...More

3  Thank hillwalker2017
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Billy D
3 May 2017|
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Response from Liz S | Reviewed this property |
If driving head towards Midleton and then onto Ballymaloe /Ballycotton - it's signposted from Midleton
26 November 2016|
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Response from CraigD999 | Reviewed this property |
If the weather is dry the walk will be very enjoyable. It can be a little cold of course, but nothing suitable clothing and footwear won't deal with. The path is tight in places and uneven ( hence the footwear... More