Slea Head Drive, Dingle Peninsula

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#2 of 10 in Scenic Drive in Province of Munster
Cruise past stunning natural landscapes along Slea Head Drive, a circular driving route that begins and ends in Dingle. Start your journey driving across the Milltown Bridge and then past the Burham woodlands. Consider a stop in Ventry, a seaside village, to enjoy beach and water activities. Your trip continues westward past Dunbeg Fort and along the Atlantic Ocean. Take in views of the clifftop fort on one side and the ocean on the other. Plan to visit Slea Head Drive and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Dingle Peninsula attractions using our Dingle Peninsula online trip itinerary planner .
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  • The beaches, cliffs, islands, and historical sites along this drive are well worth the drive. It is not a particularly long drive, though it takes longer due to many stops and going slow through the n...  more »
  • The Dingle Peninsula loop trip AKA Slea Head Drive was the most beautiful drive we made during our 10 day driving tour of Ireland & Northern Ireland. We loved all the stops along the way - unexcavated...  more »
  • Driving around the Dingle Penninsula gave so many dramatic, beautiful views. Be careful to drive slowly and watch for oncoming cars. The drive was about 2 hrs., more or less depending on stops. A must...  more »
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