Torc Mountain Walk, Killarney

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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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  • Great walk and wonderful views of Killarney at the top but only found our way by following instructions from tripadvisor! Needs more signs!  more »
  • We walked from Muckross House, all around the lake past Dinas Cottage to the locally known 'Cardiac Hill'. Steps all the way up, quite steep. Amazing views as you get up to the top of Torc mountain, a...  more »
  • This is a structured walk to the top of Torc Mountain and the spectacular views over the lakes of Killarney. Depending on your fitness, you can start from the car park at the foot of Torc Waterfall or...  more »