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2-Hour Surf Lesson and Guided Walking Tour of Coolera Peninusla from Strandhill...
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely walk from the car park along a path takes you to the top of this mountain for some amazing views that take in the coast and beautiful scenery inland. The walk up and down takes about an hour and a half for those...More

Thank BJDublin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely morning climbing Knocknarea. The scenery from the top is beautiful and it wasn't too challenging to climb. Once you have a good sturdy pair of shoes and some warm clothes your ready to go. Well worth a visit

Thank Jacinta33
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had seen the tomb of Queen Maeve on top of Knocknarea on our drive up from Mayo and resolved to walk up there. We are experienced hillwalkers so the ascent was relatively easy from the car park above Strandhill and made very atmospheric by...More

Thank car0line1973
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

After visiting Carrowmore( underwhelming unless you are an archaeologist) we decided to drive 4 k to Knocknarea. This is quite a climb and today it was VERY windy. But once at the top 45minutes, the view from Queen Maeve's tomb was worth it, down took...More

1  Thank Tinaballerina
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We hiked the west side and it was absolutely gorgeous. Great views and the trail was in perfect shape.

Thank Solapa
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We climbed to the resting place of the legendary queen on a morning that ranged from foggy to misty to bucketing, making the short, still-challenging ascent from the parking lot on the southeast slope above Primrose Grange. Heartier folks will want to tackle the northwest...More

1  Thank William O
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Climbing up the Knocknarea was one of the best experiences I made while staying in Sligo. There is no need to be sporty, its not too high. I recommend wraping up in warm clothes when going up there in wintertime. We had an amazing view...More

Thank katievmeindl
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

There are two walks, the new one, just in front of the rugby club (with steps) and the old one (just following the mountain). Once there the view is amazing, you can see te ocean, strandhill, Benbulben and Sligo. And the sunset over there is...More

1  Thank valesarag
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Our family group of all ages walked up from the carpark and down to Strandhill, The track is well maintained with good information boards. The hike is steep in places but not too difficult. The views are great in all directions

Thank Joesolo
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

There is a blissfullness about walking knocknarea also you can grab a nice coffee or a crepe when you get to the bottom as there is a lovely snack-shack there (that's what I'm naming it anyway) you can pay me down the line for that...More

1  Thank 00steels
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Yes regular bus service form in front of the Train station