Sean Kelly Cycle Route - The Heritage Route

Cycling On Road
County Waterford
Grade Very Challenging
Length 99 km
Am 6 hours
Format Loop
Ascent 912 m
Waymarking White signs with blue text
Start Point
Entrance to Walton Causeway Park on R911
Finish Point
Entrance to Walton Causeway Park on R911
Nearest Town to Start Dungarvan
Grid Ref. X 263 933
Lat. and Long. 52.088954, -7.620194

This route brings you through some of the most scenic and historic parts of the county. It includes the delightful village of Villierstown, the wonderful scenery of the Dromana Drive, superb views of the River Blackwater, a Hindu-Gothic gate lodge, Cappoquin, the historic heritage town of Lismore, Camphire Bridge, Knockamore, Glendine and Ardmore with its stunning 12th century Round Tower and Cathedral. It also passes through the county's Gaeltacht or Irish speaking area of an Rinn and Old Parish. Towards the end Helvick Head, just off the route, is well worth a visit.

Maps and other information

Trail Management

Smarter Travel Dungarvan, Co Waterford

Facilities

In Dungarvan: All services

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheets 81 and 82
Public Transportation

Public Transportation

Bus Eireann bus

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