Touring from Kathleens
Kathleens Country House is the ideal base for Touring the entire South West of Ireland and enjoying an abundance of country pursuits such as golf, tennis, pony-trekking, horse riding, fishing, walking and cycling in the splendour of the nearby National Park.
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Killarney National Park
Local highlights include Killarney's 25,000 acre National Park with it’s magical mystical Mountains & Lakes, Muckross Abbey, Muckross House, Ross Castle, Oak Woods, Walks, Trails and Cycle Paths.
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Day Trips from Kathleens
The folllowing day trips will provide you with a very enjoyable experience of Ireland’s most specactular scenery.
These day tours are leisurely, most may be driven with your own selfdrive or by simply booking a tour with Kathleen on arrival.
Whichever option you choose, Kathleen will provide you with detailed local maps, sharing her knowledge of her beloved countryside with you to ensure that you have a very enjoyable and memorable stay.
Bus tours are arranged on request to the Gap of Dunloe, Ring of Kerry & Dingle Peninsula with complimentary pick up and drop off from Kathleens.
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Lake & Mountain District
The ideal way to enjoy the splendour of Killarney with its world famous lake and mountain district is unquestionably by taking the traditional Gap of Dunloe Day Trip. This must be pre-booked at check in. (Weather permitting.)
2. Ring of Kerry
It is advisable to drive this anti-clockwise from Killarney to enjoy the best views. This drive affords a panoramic journey through some of Ireland's most outstanding scenery.
3. Dingle Peninsula
It is advisable to drive this anti-clockwise from Killarney to enjoy the best views. Return from Dingle over The Conor Pass – Ireland’s highest Pass.
4. Beara Peninsula
Kathleens is only 30 mins to Kenmare via the N22 and R569 where you begin the Beara Peninsula tour through magnificent mountains. Enjoy lakes and ocean views in one of Ireland's least populated peninsulas.
Walking, Hiking, Bicycling, Horse Riding, Jaunty Carts, Golf and more.
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