The Mull of Kintyre

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The Mull of Kintyre is the blunt southwestern headland that marks the end of Scotland. Immortalised in song by Paul McCartney, the Mull is a simple but steep tarmac walk with stunning views across to Ireland as well as along the coast.


Tarmac private road; very steep on the climb back up. Optional detour to memorial is on a muddy path.

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Parking at end of public road for Mull of Kintyre. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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