This holiday, based on the Kerry Way, South West Ireland in Glenbeigh and Killarney, Co. Kerry, offers you the best coastal, inland and National Park walks in Ireland.
This holiday, based in the South West of Ireland in Glenbeigh and Killarney, Co. Kerry, offers you the best coastal, inland and National Park walks in Ireland. Walk four legs of the famous Kerry Way walking trail on old coach and butter roads, which take you from the Atlantic Ocean, on the shore of Dingle Bay, through the wild valleys of Mid Kerry to the Killarney National Park. The experience of travelling on foot as in days of yore is complemented by superb views, unique flora and fauna and a landscape imbued with folklore. Add ample opportunities to enjoy the craic (the fun) of evenings in an Irish pub and you get a satisfying cultural experience.
(Gleann Beithe – Valley of the Birch trees) is a beautiful vibrant village situated by the Atlantic Ocean, at the foot of the mountains of the Iveragh peninsula, on the Kerry Way and the Ring of Kerry. Walk on the 6 miles of golden, blue flag beach of Rossbeigh, while breathing in the fresh Atlantic sea air. The town has great pubs and restaurants where you will have the opportunity to hear traditional Irish music or even partake in some dancing! Situated on the Kerry Way walking route you can walk from your guesthouse on two days.
(Winner of the Tidiest town in Ireland 2011)
The traditional starting point for the Kerry Way, Killarney is a unique base for your final three nights. It offers a unique combination of great pubs, music, book and coffee shops yet it is right beside the world famous Killarney National Park and Lakes. It’s a great base for your free day with options such as hiring a bike, visiting a spa, shopping, hop on a bus to Dingle or simply enjoy the National Park.