Lough Leane, Killarney

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Lough Leane (from Irish Loch Léin, meaning 'lake of learning') is the largest of the three lakes of Killarney. The River Laune flows from the lake into the Dingle Bay to the northwest.
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  • This lake is very scenic from Ross Castle, The lake Hotel and especially as you catch the little boat across to Innifallen Island in its centre.  more »
  • The trip around the lake was lovely - but when a white tailed eagle flew just overhead......and then landed on the nearby shore-line.....we had a wonderful view. And, when it took off, it "spooked...  more »
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  • A truly beautiful place on God’s earth. To stand on its shores, as I did recently, is to find oneself imbued with, to quote a phrase, a sense of wonder.
  • Beautiful for a boat trip, even better to include a stop on Innisfallen island to visit the old monastic ruin

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