Killarney Area Attractions: So Much to See, So Close at Hand
Come experience many of Ireland’s most beautiful landscapes and most popular vacation destinations, just a short traveling distance from your Cottage in Old Killarney Village. Killarney is the tourist centre of Kerry and includes a wealth of charming shops, pubs, and championship golf courses. From Killarney, you can easily visit nearby traditional Irish towns such as Kenmare and Dingle and explore spectacular County Kerry and Killarney area attractions including the Ring of Kerry, the Conor Pass, Muckross National Park, the Gap of Dunloe and Killarney National Park, to mention but a few.
Killarney National Park covers 24,700 acres of forest, lake and parkland. The park offers visitors fishing, bicycle paths and walking routes surrounded by magnificent scenery. Children love the jaunting horse and cart, visiting traditional farms, and exploring the local caves. Killarney offers numerous venues for swimming, horseback riding and bicycle rentals.
An outdoor and sports enthusiasts’ paradise, Kerry is home to beautiful sandy ocean beaches, spectacular forests, heather-clad mountains, winding rivers and scenic lakes.