Walking Hiking Ireland - Dingle Way

DAY 1: Arrival in Annascaul

From your point of arrival, use the public transport information we provide to make the journey to Annascaul.

DAY 2: Annascaul - Dingle Town

22km • 5 - 7 hours • ↑ 410m

Your walk today takes you to the popular Gaeltacht town of Dingle – renowned for its music, its culture and Fungi – a bottle-nosed dolphin greeting visitors in Dingle Harbour since 1984.

DAY 3: Ventry - Slea Head

11km • 3 - 5 hours • ↑ 310m

Complementary transfer to Ventry in the morning. Ancient historical forts dating back over 2,500 years, stunning cliff-top views over the mystical Blasket islands – this is an unforgettable trek that will transport you from modern Ireland to the ‘old country’.

DAY 4: Slea Head - Ballyferriter

16km • 4 - 5 hours • ↑ 230m

Delving ever deeper into the Gaeltacht you continue along the Atlantic coastline discovering some of Ireland’s more picturesque and secluded beaches and enjoying the marvellous scenery.

DAY 5: Ballyferriter - Cuas

16km • 4 - 5 hours • ↑ 170m

The route from Ballyferriter to Cuas takes you along some of the finest cliff-top walks in the country with the brooding peak of Mount Brandon watching over your every step.

DAY 6: Cuas - Cloghane

22km • 6 - 8 hours • ↑ 720m

The climb over the shoulder of Masatiompan