Outdoor Activities in Killarney

Outdoor activities in Killarney are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Killarney comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Killarney and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Killarney has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Killarney.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Killarney:

  1. #1 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 1411 itineraries
    Lakes Of Killarney

    Tags: Water Body, Waterfront, View Point, Lake

    Address: Killarney National Park, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The lakes of Killarney consist of three lakes- Leane, Muckross (middle) and Upper Lake which have prominent attractions at their shores like Ross Castle, Muckross Abbey and Muckross House. Highlights ...Read more

  2. #2 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 605 itineraries
    Killarney National Park

    Tags: National Park, Waterfall, Scenic Drive, Picnic Spot

    Address: Co. Kerry, Ireland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A priceless gem in Ireland, the Killarney National Park is worthy of a day trip. Do try to cycle around the park through its beautiful tall-trees while you come across wildlife like the Red Deer- a sp...Read more

  3. #3 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 963 itineraries
    Muckross House

    Tags: Garden, Educational Site, Historical Site, Nature

    Address: National Park, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A part of the Muckross Estate, the Muckross House was built in the 1800s and is known for its ethereal stone house and adjoining gardens and farms. Highlights include: Guided tour of the house Garden...Read more

  4. #4 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 885 itineraries
    Torc Waterfall

    Tags: Mountain, Water Body, Waterfront, View Point

    Address: National Park, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland.

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A part of the National Park, the Torc Waterfall lies to the base of the Torc mountain. During rainy seasons the waterfall is known to be at its prime and the perfect spot for the adventurist in you. T...Read more

  5. #5 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 376 itineraries
    Ladies View

    Tags: National Park, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Entertainment

    Address: Killarney National Park, Co. Kerry, Ireland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Located at Killarney National Park, the Ladies View offers a pristine view of three lakes set amidst beautiful mountains. The Ladies View Industries located close to the view is known for its gift sho...Read more

  6. #6 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 497 itineraries
    Muckross Abbey

    Tags: Historical Site, Monument, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: N71 | Killarney National Park, Killarney, Ireland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Muckross Abbey is a Franciscan Abbey built in 1448. Occupied by Friars till the Cromwellian times, today the abbey is a well preserved monument with a gothic appeal. Highlights include: The sacre...Read more

  7. #7 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 453 itineraries
    Torc Mountain

    Tags: Mountain, View Point, Hiking Trail, Nature

    Address: Kenmare Road, Killarney, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The mountain is named ‘Torc’ meaning ‘Boar’ after the legendary Fion Mac Cumhaill killed an enchanted boar here. The mountain offers some of the best view of the city is known ...Read more

  8. #8 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 426 itineraries
    The Kerry Way

    Tags: View Point, Hiking Trail, Scenic Drive, Broadway

    Address: Killarney, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Kerry way is known for its trekking trails although tourists prefer renting a car and driving down the Kerry Way to take in the splendid view which covers its entire stretch. The way covers all th...Read more

  9. #9 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 251 itineraries
    Killarney Falconry

    Tags: Park, Educational Site, Entertainment, Bird Watching

    Address: Bishop Moynihan Crescent, Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Killarney Falconry is the perfect place if you love birds in general. Take a guided walk around the area and take lessons in falconry with a falcon perched on your hand. A must if you want to get an a...Read more

  10. #10 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 123 itineraries
    Inisfallen Island

    Tags: Island, Waterfront, Historical Site, Entertainment

    Address: Killarney, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Inishfallen Island is known for its rich history. Located off the west coast of Killarney, the island is a part of the Killarney National Park. Highlights Include: Inisfallen Abbey founded in 640...Read more

  11. #11 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 127 itineraries
    Old Kenmare Road

    Tags: Scenic Drive, Broadway, Nature

    Address: Killarney, Co. Kerry Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A stretch of road while driving from Killarney to Cork, the Old Kenmare Road is a treat for the road lover. Hire a bike or rent a car to drive through a peaceful stretch through mountains, lakes and v...Read more

  12. #12 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 114 itineraries
    Killarney Racecourse

    Tags: Scenic Drive, Restaurant, Race Track

    Address: Ross Road, Killarney, Ireland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Killarney Racecourse is the most scenic racecourse in Ireland. You can sit at the beautifully placed restaurant and gorge on some delicacies while you enjoy a race or two. Betting is taken at the tabl...Read more

  13. #13 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 91 itineraries
    Coolwood Killarney Park

    Tags: Park, Zoo, Entertainment, Nature

    Address: Coolcaslagh, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    If you are traveling with children, the Coolwood Killarney Park is a must! A variety of animals are maintained here and are mindfully catered to, to give visitors a first-hand experience of interactin...Read more

  14. #14 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 315 itineraries
    Aghadoe Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral , Heritage Building

    Address: Aghadoe Hill, Killarney, Ireland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Located on a hill top overlooking the beautiful cityscape of Killarney, the church ruins of Aghadoe are a taste of Irish History. The blackened stones with the nearby cemetery add an eerie charm to th...Read more

  15. #15 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Killarney
    - Used in 117 itineraries
    Devil's Punch Bowl Or Mangerton Mountain

    Tags: Mountain, Hiking Trail, Lake

    Address: Mangerton Mountain Car Park, Killarney, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Mangerton Mountain around the devil’s punch bowl (lake) is a beautiful sight in winters after fresh snowfall. The pristine lake is named so due to its deep bowl like shape which is a highlig...Read more