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Fogher cliffs, Geokaun Mountain

Fogher Cliffs and Geokaun Mountain

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Breathtaking views from the island’s highest mountain and 600 foot Fogher cliffs


From Geokaun mountain on Valentia Island, on a clear day four of Ireland's highest mountains can be seen.

Take a walk to the 600 feet high Fogher cliffs and admire panoramic views from its viewing deck.

Geokaun Mountain at 266 meters is the highest point on Valentia Island and one of the most Westerly parts of Europe. Arrival at the peak can be done by car or on foot.

Flogher Cliff’s panoramic viewing deck offers breathtaking views of the Skellig Islands, Bray Head, Blasket Islands, Dingle Peninsula and the wild Atlantic ocean.

On a clear day, Ireland's four highest mountains can be seen; Mount Carrauntoohil (1,039 metres), Mount Beenkeragh (1,010 metres), Mount Caher (1,001 metres) and Mount Brandon (951 metres).

Information plaques for visitors cover 22 historical facts and describe the Valentia Island views.

Fogher cliffs, Valentia Island

Fogher cliffs, Valentia Island

Views from Fogher cliffs, Valentia Island

Views from Fogher cliffs, Valentia Island

Mountains of Kerry information plaque

Mountains of Kerry information plaque

Church Island information plaque

Church Island information plaque

Visitors information plaques

Visitors information plaques

Views from Geokaun Mountain

Views from Geokaun Mountain

Geokaun Mountain on Valentia Island

Geokaun Mountain on Valentia Island

Views from Geokaun Mountain towards Valentia Lighthouse

Views from Geokaun Mountain towards Valentia Lighthouse

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Entry fees, opening hours and other information is correct as of publishing, September 2017.


   

Valentia Island's Fogher Cliffs and Geokaun Mountain

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