Embark on an unforgettable journey through the Legendary Climbs of County Kerry during this immersive 8-day tour. Experience the sheer beauty of this distinctive region while tackling the very roads that have served as a litmus test for emerging talents on the World Tour peloton.
Challenge your cycling prowess with iconic climbs, including The Conor Pass, Molls Gap, Ballaghabeama, Caha Pass, and a variety of other options. Throughout your adventure, rest your weary legs in carefully chosen bespoke guest houses and hotels nestled in the heart of charming Irish towns. Immerse yourself in the flavours of delectable cuisine, the depths of local culture, and the enchanting ambiance that permeates the Kingdom of Kerry.
When you join an Ireland Walk Hike Bike tour, your only concern is savouring your ride and deciding how much climbing you crave each day. We handle all the logistics in the background to ensure you relish the cycling trip of a lifetime.
These storied ascents and roads have played a pivotal role in Irish cycling history, featuring prominently in the formidable challenges of events like the Nissan Classic International Stage Race, The Tour of Ireland, and the Rás Tailteann. Over the years, they have proven their mettle to cycling legends from bygone eras such as Sean Kelly, Stephen Roche, and Malcolm Elliot, as well as contemporary stars like Sam Bennett, Tony Martin, John Degenkolb, Simon Yates, and the 2022 Giro d’Italia victor, Jai Hindley. Notably, Hindley blazed up the Conor Pass in 2016 during the Rás, setting a remarkable record of 12 minutes and 35 seconds for the 5.1km, 7% gradient climb.
The Classic Climbs of Kerry tour is tailor-made for enthusiasts who relish consecutive days in the saddle, surrounded by captivating coastal vistas and the rolling, emerald-green hills of Ireland. With a range of route options each day, you can determine the intensity of your challenge and choose how far you want to push yourself.
This tour is well-suited for experienced road riders who are at ease with mountain passes, steep inclines, and demanding descents. Prepare for a cycling adventure that will etch itself into your memory.
Bike Supplement costs are as follows.
Hybrid Bike Supplement – €270.00 | Road Bike Supplement – €510.00 | eBike Supplement – €550.00