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Wes O
Orlando, FL5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Couples
Breathtaking views of natural beauty. I found myself not knowing where to look because of all there is to see. The drive however is not for the faint of heart as the road through is two-ways, but only one car wide.
Written 10 May 2024
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tandb36
Hadleigh, UK324 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
Views amazing, a great place to stop after driving from Killarney. Good coffee and hot chocolate but a little expensive
Written 25 September 2023
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roy v
Traralgon, Australia5,805 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
We were in the area today, the rain was being driven by the wind, hard to stand up at times, it was a classic day, nature At it’s best..The views from there are superb. Loved it , well worth stopping and taking it in at the shop there.
Apparently the name comes from a lady called Moll Kissane who ran a pub in the area in 1820.
The workers loved her special brew Potato Whisky.
Descendants of Moll still live in the area today , great bit of history
Written 24 September 2023
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Chewiesmom2
Buffalo, NY235 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023
Its a rest stop on the Ring of Kerry. One of the only places in Ireland to buy Avoca mills goods. I have my 4GG wool shawl she brought over with her from there so it was wonderful to see the mill is still producing. Even a loom on display. Buy some goods as you will be hard pressed to find them elsewhere
Written 22 August 2023
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JanetSmith95
Nantwich, UK245 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2022
Another good stop off point on The Ring of Kerry. The first part of the Ring between Killarney and Kenmare is beautiful.
Written 8 November 2022
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Krabate
142 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
July 2022
Perfect stop in nice weather. Beautiful view. Nice scenic road but not for unexperience drivers. The road is narrow and quite busy in summer time.
Written 13 August 2022
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Jaimee G
Urbana, IL452 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
June 2022
So... not really sure where the gap is exactly and the view isn't much, especially with fencing in the way. Free parking and easy enough to stop, so probably worth it to see what you think. I will say the drive through Killarney National Park around this area is very narrow and twisty with sharp rocks along the side of the road and frequented by lots of vans and tour buses. For drivers new to the left side of the road and the right side of the car, this may pose a challenge. For us, it resulted in 2 damaged tires- one that necessitated we put on the spare on the side of the road- and both required replacing. Speaking with the man that replaced the tires, we learned that this little stretch by Moll's Gap is a frequent cause of flat tires. So, drivers beware... when you see tour buses coming straight at you, just slow down to a crawl or stop completely- don't give in to your instinct to swerve to the left... there is no shoulder- just sharp rocks to pop your tires (or scrape up your mirror!). Other drivers understand and if they are tired of your slow driving or frequent stops, they will pass you.
Written 22 June 2022
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CaitrionaRyan
Dublin, Ireland18 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022
We drove through Molls Gap from Killarney. Its a stunner of a drive as you ascend along winding roads. The views are amazing, one of the nicest I can remember passing in a long time. Just after you pass through you can stop at Ladies View lookout point and there is a nice cafe at the top- the Avoca cafe were the scones are great. excellent cycling route if you like hills <3
Written 26 May 2022
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Julia @Scrumptious Solent
Southampton, UK4,156 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2021 • Couples
It was too misty to see anything when we visited! It’s only a few kilometres from ladies view where the view was better as it was a bit lower. There a shop and cafe across the road.
Written 16 September 2021
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Bozeman-Dublin
Trim, Ireland10,906 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
July 2021 • Solo
I drove through Molls Gap from Kenmare to Killarney. Its a stunner of a drive as you ascend along winding roads. The views are amazing, one of the nicest I can remember passing in a long time. Just after you pass through you can stop at Ladies View lookout point.
Written 11 July 2021
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