Torc Mountain Walk, Killarney

4.8
#1 of 13 in Trails in County Kerry
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. Before you head to Killarney, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Killarney holiday maker website, to make sure you see all that Killarney has to offer, including Torc Mountain Walk.
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  • We started down by the Torc waterfall and the hiked up to the Torc Mtn parking lot. You start off walking along the stream that forms Torc waterfall through a temperate rainforest area. Moss cover.....  more »
  • My wife and I walked to top of Torc last week. Fabulous experience. Never thought we would do this as we are reasonably active but not real hikers. The path to top is well laid out with the sleepers.....  more »
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  • Nice average hike, 3 options, red trail is good for two hours, some nice views, circular tracks, go down, then up, better experience
  • It takes around 2 hours in total to go up and down. It is absolutely worth it especially when the weather is good. The scenery is magnificent!

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