Killarney National Park

Beautiful – and popular – landscape of mountains and lakes, that can be explored by boat, bike and on foot.

The Kerry Way

A 213-kilometre walking route through the wild, awe-inspiring scenery of the Iveragh Peninsula.

The Puck Fair

Bacchanalian festival in August, when Killorglin comes under the reign of a wild goat.

The Skelligs

Spectacular, inhospitable islands, haunt of seabirds and the ghosts of early medieval hermits.

Kenmare

An agreeable base with a great selection of places to eat, sleep and drink.

Dingle town

Traditional music, great pubs and seafood – what more could you want?

The Blaskets

Lonely islands off the scenic Dingle Peninsula, with an astonishing literary heritage that’s imaginatively documented in the visitor centre.

Gallarus Oratory

A unique, early Christian remnant and a graceful, evocative piece of architecture.

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