VALENTIA ISLAND, Loop Cycling Route, Kerry

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  • Created: May 15, 2013
  • Updated: December 12, 2017
Location: Kerry
  • DistanceInstructions
  • Distance53.17 km
  • Time0 s
  • Speed0.0 km/h
  • Min altitude0 m
  • Peak151 m
  • Climb550 m
  • Descent550 m

A fantastic cycling route, Valentia Island has some of the most spectacular scenery on the Iveragh Pensinula. With the Valentia Island Car Ferry operating non-stop from 7.45am to 9.30pm seven days a week during the summer months, Valentia makes it an ideal day trip from Cahersiveen. Places of interest include, Valentia Island Heritage Centre, Glanleam House & Gardens, Glanleam Beach, The Lighthouse, The Grotto, The Tetrapod Trackway dated at 385 million years old, Geokaun Mountain, Bray Head and the Skellig Experience Interpretive Centre to name a few.

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