The Black Valley, Killarney

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#8 of 12 in Nature in Killarney
It is situated beneath Irelands highest mountain range, the Macgillycuddy Reeks.

It has the Killarney National Park reaching in to it on one side, and Glencar on the far side.



It can be found on the route between the Gap of Dunloe and Molls Gap. Once found it is not be easily lost from the memory or the soul.
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  • The Black Valley has the most perfect views of mountains, lakes, wildlife and abandoned houses... We drove the Black Valley just to find the house (see attached) as its been the main reason I wanted t...  more »
  • For inexperienced hikers have the possibility to go easy walks in the stunning nature. If you are more accustomed to see connections to leading up the mountains here.
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  • The area is truly a set back in time with a tranquil atmosphere and untouched nature, lakes, waterfalls and small streams wherever you look.  more »

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