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Activities - Walking, Riding, Biking...
Kerry is indeed for lovers of all the good things in life, whether it be gourmet food, or the best golf courses, Touring , Walking, Cycling, Fishing or Hiking. Visitors are spoiled for a choice of activities while staying at Kathleens Country House.
Whether you want just a one hour walk or to make Kathleens your base for a week’s walking, Kathleen will provide you with self guided maps. She delights in sharing her local knowledge of her own favourite pasttime with you.
This is Ireland’s largest national park containing Ireland’s most spectacular mountains, woodlands and lakes. It encompasses 25,000 acres which include the famous Lakes of Killarney, Knockreer Estate, Ross Castle, Muckross Abbey and Muckross House.
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Hiking in Killarney
Kathleens location is ideal for hiking enthusiasts. Killarney is surrounded by 25,000 acres of National Park, lakes and magnificent Mountain Ranges including Ireland's highest peak, Carrantuohill (c1040 m).
Route maps and Pocket Guides are available for the recognised established routes, but Killarney offers the pleasure of numerous walking options that are still very much in their undiscovered state, presenting the walker with the opportunity to explore and discover.
Carrauntuohill - 1,040 metres, Ireland's highest mountain is located near Killarney in County Kerry. Walkers have a great opportunity to see the colour and grandeur of the spectacular scenery in the Region, the changes between towns and the countryside, between the valleys and the mountains, and between the surging seas, beaches and cliffs.
Horse Riding & Jaunting Cars
Killarney is of course world famous for it’s traditional "Irish Jaunting Car" and the endless wealth of magical local stories and folklore told by Killarney's Jarveys.
Killarney has numerous lakeside and forest pathways, trails, and roads. This is a paradise for bikers.
Their Bicycle range includes Raleigh, Giant, BH or Trek rental bikes.
Kathleens Country House is a Golfer’s Haven with an abundance of Links, Lakeland and Parkland Courses all within ‘Driving’ distance.
Kayak & Canoe Trips on the Lakes of Killarney
Explore the deep, sparkling Lakes of Killarney by kayak or canoe! Beginning at 15th century Ross Castle, paddle into Lough Leane, discovering wooded islands, limestone caves and local history. With an experienced, qualified guide learn the skills to master your boat and keep a look-out for white-tailed sea eagles as they soar above Killarney National Park.
|Kathleens Country House, Tralee Road, Killarney County Kerry, Ireland
Tel: 064 663-2810
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