Slea Head Drive, Dingle Peninsula

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 Dunquin attractions using our Dunquin online trip itinerary planner .
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  • Wonderful ocean drive on narrow roads. The views are out of a fairytale picture book! Must see and drive while visiting Dingle!!  more »
  • amazing drive with stunning views ...just be aware of the road at some points a bit narrow especially if you meet a tourist bus... so try to avoid peak hours  more »
  • This is a long loop road that of course has beautiful views but so does most the Irish west coast. The stops along the way were a bit of a let down and the houses and farms along the drive were kind o...  more »
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