The Skellig Ring Coastal Drive

Tour Number

Activity Level



Day Trip / Out of Town, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 3



English (fluent)

Ring of Kerry

This scenic and little-travelled 30 km route has been named best in Travel 2017 by lonely planet. This route takes you to my homeland of St Finans Bay, Portmagee, Valentia Island and Waterville via a Gaeltacht (Irish-speaking) area centred on Ballinskelligs (Baile an Sceilg).
The Skellig Ring is a coastal drive through the unspoiled Iveragh Penninsula.

I would like to share with you this area with it's rugged beauty, it's people and its panoramic views of Skellig Michael. This island housed a remote monastery between the 6th and 12th centuries and is now an important site for puffins, gannets. After a long serach Star Wars found this beautiful place to film Star Wars V11. The Force Awakens . On the Skellig Ring you'll find historic Sites, walking trails and a history that takes in ancient vertebrates and the transatlantic telegraph. It's a place of rare beauty on the Wild Atlantic Way.


9. 30 am Depart accommodation.
10. 30 am. Cahirciveen morning coffee.
11 00 am. Valentia Island.
12. 30 pm. Lunch at the famous Mooring in the picturesque fishing village Portmagee.
1. 45 pm. St Finans Bay.
Chocolate Factory.
2. 15 pm. Ballinskelligs.
4. 30 pm. Killarney

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Killarney, Co Kerry

End location: Killarney. Co kerry.

Duration: 7 hours


Luxury Mercedes

What’s Included

Other: Fully Insured and licenced transport.
Guide Fee.
Luxury S Class Mercedes.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 Euro - 20 euro lunch

What’s Extra

Other: Lunch.
Entrance to Skellig Experience centre.
Choclates at Skellig chocolate Factory.

Private tour guide Annie

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