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This discovery tour through The Land of Eternal Youth is the best way for you to experience real adventure in Ireland’s most spectacular destination, Killarney.
This experience is all about you discovering the real Killarney. From a guided tour of Muckross Estate and Gardens to kayaking on the Lakes of Killarney, you can feast your eyes upon the most amazing scenery of wild and untouched landscapes. You can also learn a thing or two about Killarney’s geology, history and fantastic myths and legends for an experience you will never forget.
In addition, you get plenty of time in between these adventures to relax, explore Killarney’s amazing national park or experience its vibrant colourful and atmospheric streets. Now that is adventure at its best!!
Tuesday to Sunday
9:30 am – Please arrive 15 minutes before tour departure time
The first day of your unique adventure gives you the opportunity to explore the mountains of Killarney with the following options:
Option 1: Torc Mountain Hike 2:00pm-5:30pm
Our magical journey starts at Torc Waterfall and takes you through ancient woodlands and then finally reaching the summit of Torc, 535m, for a majestic view of the Lakes of Killarney and its surrounding mountains. Learn about the geological makeup of this region and why Torc Mountain gets its name along with other fantastic myths and legends for an experience you will never forget.
Option 2: Carrauntoohil Guided Hike 9:30am-5:30pm
You can also upgrade to our guided hike of Carrauntoohil, Ireland’s highest mountain, which is available every Saturday. The upgrade cost is €25 per person. Carrauntoohil Guided Hike is suitable for children aged 10+ with a moderate to high level of fitness.
Later that evening, you can explore Killarney, have dinner and if you aren’t too tired, a night of music in the heart of this vibrant town.
On day two, your adventure is a spectacular kayak tour on the Lakes of Killarney. You can choose from the listed options below:
Option 1: Innisfallen Kayak Tour 9:30am-12:00pm
If you are an early riser and wish to explore Killarney in the afternoon, then we have the perfect mesmerizing kayak tour for you.
Our Innisfallen kayak tour will let you experience the unique beauty of Innisfallen Island and its rich history and wildlife diversity. With every turn your heart will be captured with dramatic scenery of mountains that rise from the lakes shores, majestic ancient woodlands and crystal clear waters, as we journey out towards the spellbinding Innisfallen Island, home to a 6th Century Abbey and wild Sika deer. We will discover the island and lakes many hidden secrets of past and present before making our way back towards Ross Castle. An adventure experience not to be missed!!
Option 2: Ross Castle Kayak Tour 1:00pm-3:00pm
Our Ross Castle Kayak Tour is a gentle kayak experience exploring the incredible history of Ross Castle and experiencing the lake’s unique wild nature.
This spectacular kayak tour is the best way to experience the Lakes of Killarney and offers you a real unique insight into the historical importance of Ross Castle. We will also delve into how its surrounding landscape was formed and observe its beautiful nature close at hand.
That afternoon is your time to relax, wander through Killarney’s ambient streets or explore the amazing history of Killarney House and Gardens in the heart of this picturesque town that sits on the edge of Ireland’s first national park. A truly mesmerizing experience!!