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Innisfallen Island

Killarney, Ireland
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Ranked #11 of 63 attractions in Killarney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Islands, Historic Sites
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English first
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Its history speaks volumes and the place of education for the last King of Ireland? Ask about the annals of Inish Fallon kept in the Bodellium library in Oxford England

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Cork, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Monastery on the island is a pretty amazing structure on such a peaceful and untouched island. Beautiful walks on the island, def worth a visit.

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Dublin, Ireland
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104 reviews 104 reviews
44 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We had great fun here. We hired a boat at Ross Castle and rowed out. Its only about a mile and you can hire fishing rods as well. We even caught a couple of fish!! The island is very lovely with some great ruins and a lot of deer, lovely wild flowers

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Portland, Maine
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

My Niece and I loved this Island and all of its architecture of the ruins and sereneness. Lovely spots to sit and journal, Many trails to hike and explore - such interesting plant and wildlife

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
22 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Highlight of our latest trip to Killarney. Fergus the boatman took us out on Lough Leane and over to Innisfallen Island. It was extremely reasonably priced and Fergus himself was a delight! We circled the island first before getting off. On our way we were very lucky to spot a white tailed sea eagle. Fergus also gave us plenty of... More

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Malta
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

If you visit Ross castle and have the time do visit this small island. It will cost you €10 per person to make the trip, but I think it's worth it. We were vert lucky as we were the first on the island and had the place for ourselves for about an hour. There are lots of quite friendly deer... More

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dublin, ireland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

While visiting Killarney with friends we decided to get a boat across the lake over to Innisfallen island. Two of us are regular visitors to Killarney but had never taken a boat on the lake and had heard that the island was lovely, so off we went. Charlie was the guy driving the boat (sailing?!) and we had a good... More

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Killarney, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

This is the best way to see the island. Hire a row boat and get some great exercise. By the time you get there you will feel so invigorated and ready to walk the island. Amazingly peaceful and steeped in history. We stayed and had a picnic before heading back and it wa amazing way to spend 4 hours rowing,... More

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Miami, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

The most peaceful and greaceful place I visited in Ireland. We took a small boat thru the lake to the Island and he left us there with one other family. We spent about an hour in the ruins of a monastery and nature. The trail around the island is a treat that you should try

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Asheville, North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

My friends took this tour on the little boat that takes you to the island. The owner has his little dog riding in the boat. they loved that. The island was like a fairy tale all kinds of little hidden gems.

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