Dunbeg Fort, Ventry

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  • Interesting little hill fort on the edge of the cliff. Don't expect a vast amount and it won't take too much of your time. Fantastic views from the cliffs. Hurry... will be eroding soon  more »
  • Great view on the old Fort, of which not much is left. There are much nicer places in Ireland and you can save yourself the €3
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  • This is an excellent example of 8th to 11th century defence systems against marauding bands from land and sea. Standing in the fort transports one back in time, if you let your imagination work. Feel ...  more »
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  • Wonderful views and great history. Easy to get to and stop for a quick lesson in history. Overall a great spot to visit!
  • It feels like a rip getting charged 3 euro at each stop along the Dingle loop bike, but this was a cool place and the video acted as sort of an introduction to the other sites along the route.
  • Cool place. Access by path leading to it and great views of Dingle Penisula.
  • Nice walk with gorgeous views! We arrived a bit late and they still let us walk out there. Lived it!
  • If you are really into history you may enjoy visiting this place. But before walking down to the fort, get you 3 euro ticket and go to the visitor centre across the road to watch a short movie about the fort. It will give you a better ideia of how those ruins where like ages ago.

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