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Bray Head Loop Walk

Bray Head, Valentia Island, Ireland
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Ring of Kerry and Bray Head Day Tour from Killarney
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“great walk” (7 reviews)
“car park” (22 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Bray Head, Valentia Island, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

An easy, well marked loop. Highly rewardings with views of Puffin Island, The Skelligs and prolific bird life.

Thank DnBK77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a truly spectacular walk with lovely views. Not for people With fear of heights! The path goes right next to the cliffs.

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You have to pay €2 to park which is a bit random for the middle of nowhere in Kerry but anyways off we went. It's a lovely walk, takes about 2 hours, great views of the Skelligs. A popular spot. Lovely rugged coastal views and...More

1  Thank champkis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bray Head is on the other side of the bay from Main St. in Portmagee. At the base of the climb is where the transatlantic cable was laid. The dirt road is a gradual climb on a dirt road to a cliff where there is...More

Thank Jean L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This walk on Bray Head at the western end of Valentia Island gives stunning views over the Kerry cliffs and towards the Skelligs. There is a car park at the start and the route is well marked out (and descibed in Killarney to Valentia Island...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Park at the trailhead for 2 euro and set off. The path is uphill, but not terribly steep. Rough underfoot so good shoes needed. All the way there is the amazing sound of birdsong and some birds to admire. Unfortunately when I reached the summit...More

Thank kmdub
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This place is off the beaten track but it is well worth visiting. It is on Valentia island, just across the bridge to Portmagee. There is a car park at the bottom of the pathway. There is also picnic benches there too. The walk itself...More

Thank bkeenan75
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

It was a easy walk and it took us 2 hours to finish the loop. We were lucky to have good weather. The view at the top was mesmerising.

Thank Hsin2015
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I'm sure this is a lovely walk with stunning views but today the cloud was so low you couldn't even see 20 yards ahead, never mind any view. We trudged up and down without being be able to enjoy the vistas shown by other TA...More

Thank machinmad
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We walked up to the tower then completed the loop to the car park. It was very windy but, despite that, was well worth the walk which took us experienced walkers 70 minutes

1  Thank ACJHuddersfield
Nearby Restaurants
The Moorings Restaurant
477 reviews
4.07 km away
The Puffin Cafe
13 reviews
7.88 km away
Royal Valentia
109 reviews
10.43 km away
O'Neill's The Point Seafood Bar
425 reviews
11.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kerry Cliffs
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3.18 km away
Geokaun Mountain and Cliffs
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Skelligs Chocolate Co.
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