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Top 5 Walks in Kerry

The best walks in Kerry cannot be boiled down to five or ten or even 20: Every corner of this natural masterpiece contains a trail or a path that leads to an incredible view or a stunning natural experience. Picking your top 5 walks in Kerry will always lead to disagreements, but here are 5 Kerry walks that deserve special attention. And all are within easy reach of Killarney’s Holiday Village: Carrauntoohil Distance from Killarney’s Holiday Village: 30km Rating: Difficult We’ll start with t ...

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Hen Weekend in Killarney: 5 Fun Tips

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January
05th,
2016

Having a hen weekend in Killarney? Lucky you! Few places can be as well suited to getting together with your best girls as this Kerry town. Whether you are into the great outdoors, retail therapy, glamming up for a night on the town, or a bit of all three, you are in the right place. Once you have booked your holiday home in Killarney’s Holiday Village, what you do next is up to you, but here are some great ideas from Killarney hen party veterans: Hens on Tour Your accommodation is sorted, so next o ...

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Hidden Gems on the Ring of Kerry

If you’ve ever toured the Ring of Kerry, the chances are you followed the well-worn route from Killarney through Killorglin, Cahersiveen, Waterville, Caherdaniel, Sneem, Kenmare, and back to Killarney. This time around, rent a holiday home in Killarney, take a detour from the usual route and find time for these jewels: Kerry Bog Village Situated on the main road between Killorglin and Glenbeigh, the Kerry Bog Village is one of a kind, presenting a perfect replica of a settlement that would have e ...

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Top 5 Golf Courses in Kerry

Tee off in Kerry for a golfing experience like no other. From epic links courses like Ballybunion to modern classics like Tralee and the magnificence of parkland courses like the Killarney Golf & Fishing Club, golf courses in Kerry offer something for every golfer, and each is within easy reach of Killarney’s Holiday Village. Killarney Golf & Fishing Club 3km from Killarney’s Holiday Village via N71 The only 54-hole golf course in Ireland with three greens, Killarney Golf & Fishing Cl ...

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5 Best Beaches in Kerry: A Shore Thing

When you stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village, you are within an hour’s drive of the best beaches in Ireland. With a magnificent coastline carved by the Atlantic into a series of bays and coves lined with silken sand and sparkling waves, Kerry has a breath-taking array of beaches. Whether your focus is family picnics with buckets and spades or long walks hand in hand, the beaches of Kerry offer something for everyone. Inch If you’re travelling to Dingle from Killarney, you will be struck by the s ...

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Rainy Day Activities in Killarney

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December
01st,
2015

Working in the tourist office in Killarney for two summers in the distant past, the second-most common question we were asked was “What can you do in Killarney when it rains?” Soft days are all very well, but it pays to have some rainy day activities in Killarney lined up. Fortunately, when you book a holiday home in Killarney’s Holiday Village, you have everything you need to keep warm and dry in any weather. Here is my guide to rainy-day activities in Killarney: Muckross House If you must take ...

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Christmas in Killarney: New Santa Magic

Christmas in Killarney is always a special occasion: The town is transformed into a wonderland of seasonal delights with shops, restaurants and bars all getting into the festive spirit for a celebration of Christmas cheer. Whatever the festival means to you, stay in Killarney at Christmas and discover everything from great shopping deals on Black Friday to children’s parades every weekend, right up to Midnight Mass in the breathtaking Cathedral. This year has some new additions, the most exciting of ...

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American Wrestling Roadshow wheels into Killarney

July
25th,
2014

American Wrestling Roadshow With Conor McGregor riding high in the UFC rankings and MMA starting to be shown live on TV3, wrestling is enjoying  something of a boom in Ireland at the moment. So it’s no surprise that Killarney has decided to get in on the act. The American Wrestling Show is returning to the Killarney Sports and Leisure Centre on Friday the 1st August after a very successful stint last year. This is a family friendly show and, if you are interested in going, you’re advised ...

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5 Great Sports Facilities in Killarney

July
21st,
2014

Sports Facilities in Killarney While most people prefer to kick back and relax when they head on holiday, there’s always a few maniacs who like to keep fit and active. If you’re on of those maniacs then Killarney is perfect for you as there are innumerate facilities catering for dozens of sports in and around Killarney. Here’s five to check out. 1. Killarney Sports & Leisure Centre This state-of-the-art facility opened its doors 6 years ago and has grown to become one of the most ...

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The Archaeological Research Pop-Up Museum at Muckross House

July
17th,
2014

The Archaeological Research Pop-Up Museum at Muckross House Archaeology is one of the few romantic sciences. It conjures up images of vast excavations in Egypt revealing mummies and tombs. Ireland has long been a favourite for archaeologists as, thanks to our large tracts of peat bog which are good for preserving materials over a long period of time, loads of ancient artifacts, tools, weapons and even bodies have been discovered here. So it’s great that Muckross House are hosting an Archaeologic ...

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