Off the Beaten Track Tour to The Ring of Kerry

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Tour Number

Activity Level

393001


Categories

Religious Heritage, Nature and Wildlife, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. I am really good with children having worked with large groups for the past 15 years. Please note with reference to young children if you require a car seat provided for their comfort and safety.

Friendly: Yes.
I can tailor the tour around your special needs. Please email me with any request and I will do my very best to facilitate you.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

French (conversational), English (fluent)

Historical sites, scenery and an optional hike in store for you!


World famous Ring of Kerry is calling you to explore its seascapes and mountainous terrain. The tour commences in Kilarney and journeys westward along the Iveragh Peninsula. Views of neighbouring peninsulas and Valentia Island boasts the best view points in Kerry. view the 6th Century UNESCO site of Skellig Michael where the filming of Star Wars took place, optional visit to Skellig Michael Visitor Centre

Dine and discover the fresh fish dishes and stretch the legs on the fishing village of Portmagee. Ample time allowed for photographing the Wild Atlantic way in its glory from cliff tops to coastal drives.

Enjoy the famous homemade icecream in the pretty village of Sneem. Wrap around Ireland's highest mountain range and break through the Black Valley before descending into Killarney National Park via Ladies View. Watch out for the leprechain crossing point. End with a short stroll through the forest to view Torc Waterfall. The day is an impressive taste of the Ring of Kerry magestic scenery.

Itinerary

9am- Commences in Killarney Town

10am- Mountain Stage to meet farmer Brendan.
(Optional sheepfarm demo)

12. 30pm Valentia Island which offer views of Skellig Rock.

12. 40pm Valentia Island- Bray headland offers views of Skellig Michael. (please allow 1hour 20mins to hike)

2pm Lunch stop in Portmagee fishing village

3pm Photograph the Wild Atlantic way in its glory from cliff tops to coastal drives.

4pm Scenic drive that wraps around the highest mountain range and the Black Valley.

5. 15pm Descend into Killarney National Park to view Torc Waterfall.

This is a very popular route to explore with a wealth of beauty spots and ancient sites to visit

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Dingle accomodation

End location: I will drop you back to your accomodation in Dingle

Duration: 9 hours

Transportation

Mercedes Benz Viano luxury air conditioned vehicle

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: -Bottled water
-Irish music and stories.
-Mercedes Benz Viano
-A local welcome as I lived in the area

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 EUR - Lunch and entrance to the sheep trial

What’s Extra

Other: Lunch at the Fishermans Bar

Entrance to the sheep trial 5euro p.p.

Restrictions

As a licensed driver and guide I have no restrictions

A Recent Review of this tour

Deidre is the absolute best -- interesting, knowledgeable, and personable. We enjoyed every moment of our day together. And a skilled driver!
Brian Pedrow

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