The perfect country for an outdoor adventure, Ireland boasts a variety of scenic mountain trails that traverse lush green valleys, picturesque coastlines and beautiful mountain trails that lead to dazzling panoramic views. From dramatic coastal cliffs to ancient paths, Ireland’s natural beauty puts on a spectacular display for hikers. Read on for a snapshot of some of the most adventurous hikes in Ireland.
1. Cliffs of Moher Cliff Walk
If you’re looking for one of the most picturesque coastal cliffs walks in the world, pack your hiking boots and head for the Cliffs of Moher walk. It passes by one of Ireland’s most stunning natural wonders, the Cliffs of Moher and links the villages of Doolin and Liscannor, with the iconic cliffs marking the midpoint of the trail. The walk is 11 miles long and takes around 4.5 hours to traverse, but if you’re looking for something more laid-back, you can start in Doolin and turn around once you arrive at the Cliffs of Moher. Go on a guided trek with locals to learn more about the region.