"A Slice of Authenticity" Top 5 Page for this destination Dingle by RickinDutch
Dingle Travel Guide: 202 reviews and 528 photos
Everyone talks about the Ring of Kerry and how wonderful it is. In my book, the drive around the Dingle Peninsula is far more scenic, far less crowded and just more real. The town of Dingle itself is a great taste of small town life with a real fishing fleet, good B&Bs, pubs, music and restaurants.
Now keep in mind, I've never been in the summer. I hear from my Irish cousins that it gets a wee bit crowded. OK, a lot more crowded - like bus loads coming on a daily basis.
There are two roads into Dingle - the stunningly scenic 30 miles over the Connor Pass from Tralee or the the slightly longer and less scenic (but easier) road R561 from Castlemaine.
From Dingle town to the end of the peninsula at Slea Head - is a desolate but beautiful stretch of Ireland that has to be experienced to be believed. It is what you imagined Ireland to be before you got off the plane. Take your time and breath it all in!
The scenery and country side are just outstanding on the drive west from Dingle. You'll want to pull over many times to... more travel advice
Solid pub grub with a touch of flair. Lots of red velvet and lace - but decent food at a fair price. Kind of a young... more travel advice
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