Sheeps Head Way, West Cork Walking Trail Ireland

DAY 1: Arrival in Bantry

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

DAY 2: Bantry - Finn McCool's Seat

Distance 28km • Approximate Walking Time 7 - 9 hours • Ascent (↑) 770m

Walk through the grounds of Bantry House before quiet farm roads lead you uphill to a beautiful ridge that take you to Seefin - the highest point on the Peninsula at 345m. Sit down and watch the Beara Peninsula and the Mizen Head Peninsula stretch out into the Atlantic Ocean.

DAY 3: Finn McCool's Seat - Kilcrohane

28km • 7 - 9 hours • (↑) 650m

To the end of the world and back! The lighthouse at the tip of the Sheep’s Head Peninsula really does seem like the edge of