Things to do in Killarney


Killarney Town is situated at the base of Ireland's highest mountain range and is the gateway to the Killarney Valley and Killarney National Park. It is approximatley 1 hour and 20minutes north of Sneem Hotel.

Prepare to be amazed by the Incredible Beauty, Rich History & Heritage, Myths & Legends and Wonderful Culture & Traditions of this special place, - the Killarney Valley and its surrounding Kingdom Of Kerry. Killarney is an Outdoor Paradise - whatever your pursuit. Golf enthusiasts can chose from 43 Golf courses within a two hour drive of the town centre including world class courses like Killarney, Ballybunion, Waterville and Tralee Barrow.

If the Great Outdoors is your passion, Ireland's finest National Park, Highest Mountains, most Extensive Oak Woodlands and its most Beautiful Lakes are just on your doorstep. Walk, Climb, Cycle, Boat & Fish, or Horse Trek your way through beauty, nature and history. From Spring 2004 to Autumn 2005 Killarney celebrated 250 years of Irish tourism and the 250th Anniversary of the birth of the town of Killarney. The 250 year story began with Thomas Fourth Viscount Kenmare who came of age in 1747. He had the vision to attract visitors to Killarney. He developed the town as we know it to-day.

The top Kerry Hotel lies between 25-30 minutes on the Iveragh Peninsula on the N70 Ring of Kerry route in South West Ireland. Sneem Hotel also offers new luxury 2 bedroom self catering apartments and 3 bedroom self catering apartments in Kerry with mountain and sea views of MacGilly Cuddy Reeks and Kenmare Bay with disabled facilities in the hotel.

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