From hidden coves to mountain scenery, this loop explores Waterford’s coastal UNESCO European Geopark taking in Waterford, Tramore, Dungarvan, Comeragh Mountains Loop, Lemybrien, before venturing into the mountains to the spectacular Mahon Falls and back to Waterford city. Distance: 170km. (106 miles) approx.
It’s a hypnotic route, spotted with Blue Flag beaches, stunning views and pretty villages. Places to see on route: Tramore Strand, The Metal Man, Fenor Bog, Tankardstown Mine, The Nire Valley, Ormond Castle, Mahon Falls, Curraghmore House & Gardens and Waterford & Suir Valley Railway.