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Healy Pass

Adrigole, Ireland
+353 27 50299
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Ring of Beara Day Tour from Killarney
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“beara peninsula” (22 reviews)
“ring of kerry” (15 reviews)
“winding roads” (4 reviews)
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Adrigole, Ireland
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+353 27 50299
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1 - 10 of 163 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This was definitely a fun drive and was truly beautiful. There were not very many cars on the road when I took the pass which made it a wonderful experience.

Thank Heather Christi... D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove from south to north across Healy Pass on a drive around the Beara Peninsula where our end destination for the day was Killarney (starting from Bantry). It is a great drive up and over the pass with excellent views on both sides as...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth a visit if the weather is ok. We took a detour to the Healy Pass when travelling from Cork airport to Killarney and we struck lucky with the weather. Great views! The roads are narrow but there was hardly any traffic in October.

Thank its-ian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our entire 2 week trip around Ireland. Photos do not do this place justice, especially on a nice day like the one we had. Just take it slow and watch out for sheep!

Thank Canbel7
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We drove from Kinsale to Killarney and decided to take the scenic route around the Beara Peninsula and Healy's Pass on a Saturday morning. I couldn't believe we only saw 3 cars on this narrow, winding road with areas to pull over if another vehicle...More

Thank KP2828
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Just a couple of miles from where we were staying at Adrigole, the Healy Pass should not be missed. The road criss-crosses the river with a few waterfalls to enjoy, until it climbs via a series of hairpin bends up into the mountains. Past the...More

Thank Adrian G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

If you are in the area of kenmare then a trip up and over the healy pass would be recommended for its stunning views of the valleys on both side. you may also be lucky to meet a local sheep farmer who just loves to...More

Thank Desmond D
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We took the Healy pass traveling between Kinsale and Kenmare. This followed the Wild Atlantic Way and was breath taking! The views from up there are not equaled! Sheep wander around with no fences, eating wherever they want. There are streams running down off the...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A driving around with a native makes far more pleasurable. No concerns but to say " stop here" Lovely when rain ( which is intermittent) isnt keeping one from walking more or snapping photos. Dont depend on good cell phone connectivity here.

Thank rhamba k
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The Healy Pass is awesome. The views are fantastic, and it's the quintessential Irish countryside at its best. I highly recommend this to anyone in the area. You won't regret it at all. Also, keep an eye out for the gift shop, Don's Mountain Cabin;...More

Thank Patrick C
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