Kerry Way Hiking Tours - Ring of Kerry Ireland

DAY 1: Arrival in Glenbeigh.

From your point of arrival, use the public transport information we provide to make the journey to Killarney. From Killarney, the last bus to Glenbeigh departs at 15:00. There is no bus on Sundays.

DAY 2: Glencar to Glenbeigh

Distance 13/18km • Approximate Walking Time 4 - 7 hours • Ascent (↑) 340/410m

You will be transferred this morning to the famous Climber's Inn at Glencar. A track junction allows you to choose one of two routes around Seefin Mountain. Whichever one you take, they’re both beautiful!

DAY 3: Glenbeigh (Mountain Stage) - Foilmore

14km • 4 - 6 hours • (↑) 280m

An old coach path takes you around Drung Hill to a pass above the old railway viaduct - a reminder of old local trade routes. Descend into the Ferta River Valley and continue to Foilmore.

DAY 4: Foilmore (Coars Cross) - Waterville

18km • 5 - 7 hours • (↑) 580m

You don’t climb to any great height on today’s walk but nonetheless it may be one of the more demanding walks on your itinerary! One of Ireland’s most westerly towns, Waterville enjoys spectacular sunsets. Look out for the statue of Charlie Chaplin next to the beach.