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A Hidden Gem of Killarney National Park - Tower Wood Waterfall. A short stroll to a magnificent waterfall, hidden in the oak forests of Killarney National Park.

Tower Wood Waterfall, Killarney

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New Year, New Stuff – January 2016

Parkavonear is a 13th century Norman castle that overlooks Killarney National Park from a stunning location in Aghadoe. When you are in Aghadoe for the panoramic views, stay and wander through the ruins of Parkavonear.

Parkavonear Castle

Killarney Guide Reenadinna Mosses
A special trail around Muckross Pensinsula through Reenadinna Woods. Quiet lakeshore paths, hidden parkland tracks and dark mossy woods.

Reenadinna Woods Loop

Killegy Chapel and Graveyard lies just off the busy Ring of Kerry Road in Killarney National Park. Enclosed within a circle of trees on a low hill is the ruins of a chapel and a magnificent Celtic Cross overlooking Muckross.

Killegy Chapel and Graveyard

The beautiful trail that leads out to Library Point on Ross Island is an idyllic journey through woodland tracks and lakeshore paths

Library Point, Ross Island

Coolwood Wildlife Park is a great attraction that will entertain all the family. The woodland setting and spacious layout makes it an ideal way to combine a stroll through the woods with some close encounters with exotic creatures great and small.

Coolwood Wildlife Park and Zoo View from Castlerosse Hotel
The looped circuit of Knockreer & Castlerosse is a wonderful 5km route and a great way to experience some of the magic of Killarney National Park

Knockreer & Castlerosse 5km Loop View from Governors Rock
The Knockreer and Ross Island Loop in Killarney National Park is a superb 10km route close to Killarney town. Whether you are a runner, cyclist, hiker or a stroller, the route has something for everyone with stunning views, historic sites and nature at its finest.

Knockreer and Ross Island 10k Loop

Killegy Woods loop - a charming 5km trail on the edge of Killarney National Park.

Killegy Woods loop

Take a step back in time and visit the traditional farms at Muckross. An enjoyable and informative way to while a few hours in Killarney National Park.

Muckross Traditional Farms

A short walk around Muckross Abbey, Killarney National Park. Explore medieval ruins, lakeshore trails and woodland river paths.

Muckross Abbey Loop

A trail of two lakes. A 6km looped route through Muckross, Killarney National Park. An alternative route through the Muckross Estate along the shores of two of Killarney's famed Lakes.

A Trail of Two Lakes, Killarney

The Blue Pool - a stone's throw from one of the busiest tourist routes in the Killarney area is a lovely trail that is perfect for a lively walk or an interesting trail run.

The Blue Pool, Killarney