What to See in and Around Killarney


What to see in Killarney

Here are just some of our recommendations on what to see in Killarney here are the main attractions


1. The Killarney National park

to see killarney park
  • Muckross Abbey 20 min walk from the Hotel
  • Muckross House
  • Torc Waterfall
  • Dinis Cottage Tearooms and the Meeting of the Waters
  • Ross Castle
  • Boat trip to Innisfallen Island
  • Muckross Traditional Farms
  • Adopt a Sheep at Kissane's Sheepdog Trials
  • Kennedy's Pet farm (kids)
  • Old Copper Mines and Mining Trail

2. Ring of Kerry and The Skellig Ring

what to see ring kerry

  • The Mountain Stage
  • Ballycarbery Castle
  • RIC Barrack's in Cahiersiveen
  • The Valentia Lighthouse
  • Valentia Slate Quarry
  • Tetrapod Footprints 385 Million years old
  • Skellig Experience
  • Skellig Chocolate factory
  • Butler Arms Hotel Waterville, Fishermans Bar for Lunch
  • Derrynane House and National park, and Ahamore Abbey
  • Moll's Gap
  • Ladies View
  • Sunset cocktail or a Huggard Craft Beer in the Devils Punchbowl overlooking the Castle

3. The Gap of Dunloe

what see gap

  • Kate Kearney's Cottage
  • Turnpike Rock
  • Head of the Gap
  • The Black Valley
  • Lord Brandon's Cottage
  • The Upper lake
  • Eagles Nest
  • Meeting of the Waters
  • Ross Castle

4. Dingle Peninsula

what to see dingle

  • Inch Beach
  • The South Pole in Annascaul
  • Dingle town
  • Slea Head
  • Coummenole Beach
  • Dunquin pier / Spanish Armada Monument
  • The Blasket center (Dingle Museum)
  • An Riasc Standing Stones
  • The Gallarus Oratory

 More time on your hands.


 5. The Beara Peninsula

what to see beara

  • Kenmare
  • Gleninchaquin Park
  • Uragh Stone Circle
  • Healy Pass
  • Glengariff
  • Garnish Island, Italian gardens and Seal Colony
  • Molly Gallivan's Famine Village and farmhouse

More information on where you can find some unique locations and attractions around Killarney and a short distance from Killarney. 



Here is a Video of some of the main attractions around Killarney



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