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If you’re looking for adventure and breathtaking exhilaration, then look no further. The region offers glorious hiking, rock-climbing, canoeing, horse-riding, diving, rock limbing, pony-trekking, kayaking and much more.

This Region, located on the Iveragh Peninsula is a fantastic place to visit, no matter what time of the year. Each season has its own beauty and unique attractions. Enjoy romantic walks along deserted beaches on a crisp winter afternoon, trek through daffodil laden fields on horseback in the spring, swim in the turquoise waters of the many blue flag beaches in summer or cycle down country lanes with the golden glow of autumn eaves as a canopy. Whatever time of year you decide to visit, there will always be plenty to see and do.

There are numerous designated way marked ways for cycling and walking.

The Skellig Region’s possibilities for outdoor enthusiasts are simply inexhaustible and unlimited!


Angling/Fishing Go out on a boat or spend the day relaxing by the shore with a rod

Boat Tours  Boat Tours Take a trip down the harbour or go for spin on a speed boat.

CylingCycling Cycling is a wonderful way to travel around and see the sights

Golf Courses  the Ring of Kerry – Golfing Guide to the Best Golf Courses in Ireland

Horse Riding  There are plenty of approved trekking and riding centres catering for all abilities.

Skellig Tours  A list of the various boat tours visiting the Skelligs

Walking Routes Stroll through the various parks or go hillwalking and see the magnificent views

Watersports The Ring of Kerry is surrounded by water so take advantage of it and have fun.

Bus Hire Local bus hire ensures that large parties can be catered for.