Torc Mountain Walk, Killarney

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Hiking Trail
Hike Torc Mountain Walk to the summit for 360-degree vistas of its surroundings. This trek is popular because of its moderate level of difficulty and the scenic views along the way. Take a guided or self-guided trip up the mountain. Enjoy the rustic landscape and watch for wildlife as you go. You'll be rewarded with panoramic views at the top. From the peak, you'll have the chance to see the town of Killarney and its lakes, Killarney National Park, County Kerry, and the Muckross House. This route is popular with nature lovers, hikers, and any tourists who want a bird's-eye view of historical, natural, and archeological sites in Ireland. Work out when and for how long to visit Torc Mountain Walk and other Killarney attractions using our handy Killarney trip itinerary maker.
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  • This is a great place to visit while your staying or passing through Killarney. Get out & stretch your muscles. Kids & adults seem to love it - its a difficult enough climb but it is do.able & the vie...  more »
  • There are so many different tracks that you could spend days getting lost in the scenery. The walks are well maintained and the work that is going on is done to a very high standard.  more »
  • We did the walk to the top of Torc from the waterfall parking lot. It was around 8kms round trip according to my GPS watch. The signage to find the trail is poor so talk with people walking the opposi...  more »