TAKE A UNIQUE OFF THE BEATEN TRACK EXPERIENCE OF THE RING OF KERRY AND DINGLE on our 2 day combo tour that lets you discover the real side of these most spectacular destinations.
We will take you on a journey exploring the Ring of Kerry and Dingle where you will encounter breathtaking scenery of Ireland’s highest mountains, the McGillycuddy Reeks, glistening lakes and rivers, wild rugged coastlines, golden beaches and quaint towns and villages. Embark on a wondrous discovery of rich cultural traditions and history, wild ecological wonders and meet the vibrant people of these unique destinations. A truly magnificent experience on the very edge of Europe that will rekindle your Celtic spirit and leave you with a memory that will be forever ingrained in your heart.
|START/RETURN POINT||Discover Ireland Centre, Beech Road, Killarney, Co. Kerry.|
|DEPARTURE DAYS||Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday|
|SCHEDULE||9:00 AM - 18:00 PM (Please arrive 15 minutes before departure time)|
|WHAT TO BRING||
The itinerary listed below is for the current season.
Given the unpredictable nature of Ireland’s weather, what we do each day might occasionally vary so that you have the best experience possible.
DAY 1: THE RING OF KERRY DAY TOUR
Our Kingdom of Kerry tour begins with a unique off the beaten track experience of the world famous Ring of Kerry. Considered one of the most beautiful destinations to explore in Ireland, the Ring of Kerry offers dramatic landscapes of wild rugged coastline, golden beaches, glistening lakes, picturesque villages and spectacular mountain ranges.
Even better, we will take you on an incredible tour of the spectacular Valentia Island where you can delve into its incredible history and heritage, explore its magical setting on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean and if you are lucky get a glimpse (weather permitting) of the dramatic Skellig Islands (Star Wars famed). After a well-earned bite to eat, we slowly make our way back to Killarney stopping off at many spectacular viewing points to learn of their historical importance and the opportunity to take that picture that will ensure an everlasting memory of paradise.
Included: Ring of Kerry Day Tour
Additional Activity Options: Coasteering, Bray Head Walking Tour, Valentia Island Cycling Tour, The Skellig Experience.
DAY 2: DINGLE & SLEA HEAD DAY TOUR
Dingle is our destination today, as we explore this dramatic and beautiful peninsula that is littered with archaeological and historical wonders. Our first stop off is at Inch beach, famous for being the place where an inch is actually three miles long and where we take a short stroll along its golden sands and watch long rolling waves that come crashing ashore.
Once aboard we head due west to the edge of Europe, also known as Slea Head. Feast your eyes on breathtaking scenery of wild rugged coastline, golden beaches and the magnificent Blasket Islands. We continue our journey around this rich and vibrant peninsulas exploring its vast Gaelic culture and learning a cupla focal (some words) in Irish along the way. We will also visit Dingle town, a picturesque fishing town that is famed for Fungi the dolphin who has been a local for almost 30 years, before making our return journey to Killarney where we say a fond farewell and hope that one day we shall meet each other again on this small island that is now forever your home away from home. .
Included: Slea Head Tour
Additional Activity Options: Sea Kayaking, Fungi Boat Tour, Surfing and Blasket Island Visitor Centre.