Ireland: 9 Heart Pumping Emerald Isle Hikes

Ireland offers amazing accessible natural beauty with hundreds of hikes and nature trails. This is the country where legend says that the tallest cliffs that edge the sea were made by a giant and where proverbs wish that you may always walk in sunshine . This love of the outdoors combined and warm, welcoming Irish hospitality, means that hiking through Ireland is sure to be a wonderful experience. Grab your hiking boots and walking stick (and maybe your rain poncho just in case) and head out to the hiking trails of this beautiful green gem set in the deep blue sea.

1. Cliffs of Moher

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Photo by Nomad Moni.

2. Glendalough

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Photo by Murissa Maurice.

3. Wicklow Way

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Photo by Algirdis Sikiskis.

4. Killarney

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Photo by Emily Kelleher.

5. Gap of Dunloe

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Photo by Sara.

6. Ring of Kerry

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Photo by Stacie Wyatt.

7. Aran Islands

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Photo by Love to Travel.

8. Dingle Peninsula

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Photo by Sherry Ott.

9. Glencar Lake and Waterfall

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Photo by Caroline Slevin.

Find more beautiful hikes in Ireland here and here. Why not come on over to Trover.com for more inspiration and to meet your fellow travelers? We are all waiting to meet you.