Killarney to Valentia Island – The Iveragh Peninsula: A Walking Guide

October 31, 2020
Killarney to Valentia Island – The Iveragh Peninsula: A Walking Guide

The Iveragh Peninsula, the largest in southwest Ireland,stretches from Killarney to Bolus Head and attracts thousands ofvisitors annually. The Ring of Kerry coastal road winds along itsfringes and sandstone peaks soar high above.It is a landscape of raw and stunning beauty from the lakes thatfill the corries to the spectacular cliff scenery along its coast.There is no better way to explore this landscape than on foot. Thisbook helps you do just that with routes ranging from a few hours tofull-day walks.Explore Valentia Island, the majestic MacGillycuddy’s Reeks andsections of The Kerry Way. Go off the beaten track and explore thecoast, hills and woodlands from Killarney to Cahersiveen toKenmare. Each route is prefaced with a reference summary andillustrated with maps and photographs.Route descriptions include GPS coordinates, navigation guidance,access notes and short variations. There is also material on thefauna, flora, folklore, history, geology and place names of eacharea."I loved this book! Extremely user friendly and should appeal toeveryone." — MountainViews