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Free yourself from the pressures of busy life on Beyond the Glass Adventure Tour’s 5-Day Hiking Tour, which will immerse you in Ireland’s mountain trails, coastal paths and forest tracks along the Wild Atlantic Way!

Our 5-Day Hiker tour takes you on 5 spectacularly scenic, guided hikes from Cork to Dingle and back. Exploring lesser travelled paths of the southwestern section of the Wild Atlantic Way will offer opportunities to breathe and enjoy the beautiful and untouched Irish landscape. Additionally, you will be able to learn about Irish culture and history along the way from our trained and experienced mountain guides. A highlight of the tour is a hike up Ireland’s highest mountain Carrauntoohil, rewarded by stunning views over the land.

The tour is designed for people who love the outdoors and enjoy hiking for up to 6 hours. It departs from Cork City and travels westwards to Dingle and back to Cork over the course of five days. Accommodations are included and consist of carefully selected boutique hotels and B&Bs that will give you a sense of comfort and Irish hospitality after each day of hiking.

Join our 5-Day Hiking Tour for the ultimate Irish hiking experience and inner wellbeing to be gained during the tour.

Day 1: A beautiful hike where you will be rewarded with panoramic views of mountains, lakes and the ocean. You will also visit Muckross National Park, Muckross Abbey and the gardens of Muckross House.

Day 2: Start the day with a short hike to Ross Castle, followed by a boat trip on the three lakes of Killarney. Finally, there will be more hiking in the famous glaciated valleys of County Kerry.

Day 3: Challenge yourself on Ireland’s highest mountain, Carrauntoohill, which stands at 1040 metres. The route to the summit is one of the lesser used - challenging but very rewarding with breathtaking views.

Day 4: If you enjoy looking out over the sea, the hike on a magnificent section of the Dingle Way is made for you! Additionally, enjoy the Slea Head Drive and the town of Dingle.

Day 5: The last hike takes you through a secret valley in Stack’s Mountains with panoramic views of Cork’s and Kerry’s mountains. A real hidden gem in Ireland!

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