Rattoo Round Tower

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  • Address: Ballyduff, Tralee, Ireland
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +35-3667121288
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Tower, Architecture , Monastery , Heritage Building

Built around 1100, the Rattoo Round Tower is round tower near a monastery at Ballyduff. Round Tower have a characteristic appeal to Ireland and are known for their unique and effective construction. The Monastery was founded by Bishop Lughach, one of the first Christians to evangelise Kerry County. Tourists love to visit the place due to its unique ‘dry-stone’ construction that is still standing strong.

Highlights include, taking a walk along the monastery ruins around the tower.

Rattoo Round Tower Travel Tips

  • Do notice the dry stone construction of the tower.
  • Carry your own snacks as there are no nearby cafes available here.
  • The spot is perfect for taking old-world photographs.

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  • Rattoo Round Tower Address: Ballyduff, Tralee, Ireland
  • Rattoo Round Tower Contact Number: +35-3667121288
  • Rattoo Round Tower Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Rattoo Round Tower(preferred time): 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Rattoo Round Tower: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 20.85% of people who visit Tralee include Rattoo Round Tower in their plan

  • 65.71% of people start their Rattoo Round Tower visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Rattoo Round Tower

Monday, Tuesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Rattoo Round Tower

People normally club together Moonshine Lodge Equestrian Centre and Banna Strand while planning their visit to Rattoo Round Tower.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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