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Torc Mountain Walk

Kenmare Road, Killarney, Ireland
353-64-31633
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Incredible Place

Torc Mountain is an amazing place, with spectacular 360 degree view of Killarney town and lakes. It... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2015
Tânia M
,
County Cork, Ireland
Go early.

I did this twice, once the afternoon and it was a nightmare way to many tour groups. The next... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2015
CaceeB
,
Ireland
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Kenmare Road, Killarney, Ireland
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353-64-31633
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

Torc Mountain is an amazing place, with spectacular 360 degree view of Killarney town and lakes. It is accessible to almost everyone due to the clear paths and wooden sleepers on the mountain. One more charm of nature.

Thank Tânia M
Reviewed 16 August 2015

I did this twice, once the afternoon and it was a nightmare way to many tour groups. The next morning I got up at half 6 and ran it. I had all the views to myself and it was stunning. There had been a huge...More

2  Thank CaceeB
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Views of the waterfall are stunning and walk is very enjoyable. Be sure to bring proper walking shoes as the walk can be quite long if you follow some of the trails,

Thank Tara O
Reviewed 16 August 2015

One of the best days out you could ever have. A climb that's within most people's capabilities... not too difficult and up and down in a few hours max. The view at the top on a clear day,that we were lucky enough to get, was...More

1  Thank Denis K
Reviewed 11 August 2015

You have to be quite fit to climb to the top of this but for me it wasn't worth the climb. The best part of the Waterfall is at the bottom!

Thank deborahw757
Reviewed 10 August 2015

This hike is amazing. Takes you back from the road and into the "woods". The waterfall is beautiful, and the trail not too difficult.

Thank Emilie A
Reviewed 9 August 2015

torc Falls is a hidden gem. We did a scenic private car tour of the Ring of Kerry and our guide made this our last stop. very special place.

Thank DebG01945
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Everyone in the family can walk to the waterfall, but the steps after that are definitely a challenge to little or frail legs. Once at the top you can head to other beautiful areas, but you can reach them by car too! There's a bridge...More

Thank newcoleire
Reviewed 5 August 2015

I must have taken100 photos! The falls were wonderful and the plants were so green from all of the recent rain. I have never seen so much moss on trees before.

Thank Christina B
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Myself and the girlfriend love to visit here quite often as we live only a hour away We love the beauty of this walk and surrounding lakes and waterfalls. It's very well signposted so can't be missed once you get to killarney The high walk...More

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mifoodtraveler
30 April 2015|
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Response from Hans G | Reviewed this property |
Depends on personal hiking condition. We made it in 70 minutes to the top. But we were of good speed. I would say up to 100 minutes is ok.
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Aoife M
9 January 2015|
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Response from tranzitas |
Hi I would recommend a pair of good comfy shoes, keep your stuff in backpack , hiking sticks are useful. If you have baby don't drag the buggy.Baby carer highly recommended. Cause you'll go up and up. And then back down... More
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