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Portmagee (Irish: An Caladh) is a village in County Kerry, Ireland. The village is located on the Iveragh peninsula south of Valentia Island. The name in Irish means 'the ferry', referring to its purpose as a crossing point to the island. Access to Valentia Island is now via a bridge from Portmagee. The bridge is called the Maurice O'Neill Memorial Bridge. The bridge was built in 1970 and named in memory of a young farmer captured and judged by a military court before being executed in 1942.


Find crucial information and trip planning details about Portmagee, which is a city in Ireland. When planning a trip to Portmagee, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Cork. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Cork for its bountiful attractions like Youghal, Blarney Castle, Fota Wildlife Park on your trip to Portmagee. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Portmagee.

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Facts and Stats for Portmagee*

  • Portmagee: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Portmagee for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Portmagee.

    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Portmagee - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 93.75 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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