Guided tour

Killarney: Town Highlights & Traditional Jaunting Car Tour

Killarney: Town Highlights & Traditional Jaunting Car Tour

From £33.35 per person

Experience the scenic highlights of the beautiful town of Killarney on a fully guided walking tour. Ride in a historic horse and carriage (known as a "Jaunting car") to view Killarney’s most loved beauty hotspots, including its breathtaking National Park.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Let a local guide bring your visit to life with local history and stories
  • Visit Killarney’s main architectural landmark, St Mary’s Gothic Revival Cathedral and Gardens
  • Experience a traditional horse carriage ride through the magnificent Killarney National Park
  • See some of Ireland's most beautiful scenery and wildlife including the last surviving indigenous herd of red deer in Ireland
  • Enjoy an exterior visit the 15th-century Ross Castle, located on the edge of Lough Leane
Full description
Enjoy a comprehensive, fully guided walking tour including a visit to Killarney national park and lake. See and hear about the area's past and present and enjoy many stories about colorful local characters along the way. Get a feel for the local people as well as incredible insights into Irish life and culture. Your professional, local English-speaking guide will take you on an extraordinary tour through the main streets of Killarney town. Continue on towards the Gothic masterpiece of St Mary's Church of Ireland to enter its wonderful interior as well as see the church's garden. Next, ride in a traditional horse-driven jaunting car to view the breath-taking Lakes of Killarney and the world-renowned scenery of the Killarney National Park. Your time in the Park will include a stop to take a photo of Ross Castle, a 15th century tower house and keep on the edge of Lough Leane. It is the ancestral home of the O'Donoghue clan, later associated with the Brownes of Killarney. Your driver guide will share facts and anecdotes about this famous Castle. Be prepared to be stunned with the most extraordinary landscape while taking in the breathtaking views of the nearby lake.
Includes
  • Guide
  • Entrance to attractions
  • Transportation
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Participants

Date

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Meeting point

Arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts at Killarney Tourist Office.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
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Product ID: 392023