Where to Walk in Ireland

Ireland has a diverse selection of walking areas to choose from. While walkers looking for a challenge flock to the mountains and hills, others who prefer a more leisurely stroll might head for the coast, forest parks or country parks.

Walking areas in Ireland can be categorised as follows:

  Mountain & Hill Ranges

  Islands & Coasts

  National parks

  Forest Parks

  Country Parks & Public Gardens

  Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs)

  Waymarked Trails