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Killarney National Park

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Reviewed 5 days ago

It looks like a fairy-tale! You can walk around lakes, have some refreshment - and breathe fresh air, watch the hills around you.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jiri K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful drive , stunning views. Very windy road. A lot if closed in February but worth the drive , stunning views .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JennaBrown30
Reviewed 6 days ago

We drove through the park in a small/medium SUV. The road winds up the mountains and encompasses hairpin turns with tour buses either in front of you or coming at you. This requires some careful, fairly tense driving -- not for the faint-hearted driver or...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Greg S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got the jaunting cars around the national park 40e for the tour around it was fanatic mucross house was amazing 52 bedrooms 52 chimneys and 365 Windows some spot fanatic gardens around it thing of beauty then took a trip down to the Abbey...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Johnny M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out of all the places we have visited in Ireland, Killarney national park is with out doubt the most beautiful

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kayleighprobert33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a day exploring the beautiful national park with its snow-capped mountains, mirror lakes, dramatic waterfalls and moss-covered trees. Visiting in February meant the roads were not busy and it was easy to pull in off the road to admire the scenery. Surpassed all my...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank OxfordTravelmum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited Killarney National Park many times over the past 10 years. This weekend we decided to do the tour of Muckross House. Definitely worthwhile. The tour was both informative and interesting. We had a fantastic tour guide Patsy. Would definitely recommend this tour.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank OrlaOConnell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While we were there we had a lovely walk from our hotel in town to Mucross House in the park which was very enjoyable and took us through some scenic wooded area with lake views. Round trip was approx. 12k.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SamDublinIreland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Killarney for 2 nights and had 2 long walks in the National Park. It was really nice and so well kept. The weather was not great but it did not matter as the scenery was spectacular. Definately to be repeated.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anne D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing, I would recommend everyone visits here, it is absolutely amazing, I would recommend coming to Killarney via Mushreamore / Millstreet instead of the main road and you come in with a view of the lakes and mountains directly in front of you and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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debasmitachak
October 26, 2018|
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Response from JoannaBlogs | Reviewed this property |
The jaunty carts and drivers are a cruel way to view the park. The way the drivers treat their horses is beyond disgusting. They push the horses to pull ignorant tourists for miles up hills and mountains that are way... More
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Shannon M
August 26, 2018|
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Response from Calif2013 | Reviewed this property |
We went on a hop-on hopp-off tour bus so we didn’t have a lot of time at the waterfall. We were told that if we “climbed the steps” we would miss our ride back. So unfortunately didn’t get to see the top of the waterfall but... More
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dlk33
June 13, 2018|
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Response from apurvagupta22 | Reviewed this property |
We hired the one outside from national park with his jaunting cart and paid him 10 euro per person for the guided tour in the cart!
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