Ring of Kerry, County Kerry

4.3
#1 of 366 in Outdoors in Province of Munster
Must see · Scenic Drive · Outdoor Activity
One Ireland's great road trips, Ring of Kerry passes through a picturesque landscape that contains most of Ireland's notable features, including scenic outlooks, pristine lakes, glacial valleys, rocky islands, medieval castles, and historical forts. The circular route stretches for about 180 km (110 mi), beginning and ending in the town of Killarney. You can drive this route in a single day, but to experience the area at a slower pace, take the long-distance walking / cycling path following the slightly quieter roads. The narrow roads tend to get extremely crowded with tour buses, which travel counter-clockwise from Killarney. Avoid having to pass traffic in dangerously narrow sections by driving or cycling clockwise. Plan your Ring of Kerry visit and explore what else you can see and do in Sneem using our Sneem trip itinerary maker.
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  • We did different parts over several days so that we didn’t rush any of it and I’m so glad we did! Stunning is an understatement whatever the weather! We stopped a lot to enjoy spots along the way...  more »
  • What a stunningly wonderful day! Our coach driver picked us up at 8:30 AM. We stopped for a sheep and dog show. We had a quick distant view of the Skellig Islands, those featured as the island of.....  more »

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