HILL WALKING/ CYCLING IN THE KERRY REGION
Hill Walkers and Climbers are again spoilt for choice in Muckross with Killarney National Park on your doorstep comprising 25,000 acres of lush forestry and hiking trails . Travel a little further a field and you will find several well known hiking areas such as the Gap of Dunloe or the highest mountain in Ireland , Corran Tuathaill. Killarney Guide Walks provide ideal walks around the Killarney area for young and old alike while for scrambles and climbs in magnificent mountainous terrain visitors should check out Kerry Climbing.
Bike hire is available within yards of the entrance to our holiday village and also in Killarney town at O’Sullivan’s bike shop. This has proven to be very popular with our guests as you literally enter Muckross and the Killarney National Park just across the road from the homes. You can spend many pleasurable hours cycling around the park , eg, pass Muckross House and continue to Dinis Cottage where the Meeting of the Waters is situated. This beautiful cycle carries you through a wooded forest area with many beauty spots on the way. Once you reach Dinis Cottage a lovely café can provide you with homemade snacks and drinks to replenish your energy. ! Killarney National Park with 25,000 acres provides you with several different cycle routes to see the sights this beautiful region has to offer.