Is Kenmare a nice town?

Living in Kenmare Known as the jewel in the Ring of Kerry, it’s a beautiful heritage town with a pedigree of ‘Tidy Towns’ wins to its credit, located amidst some of the most spectacular scenery in Europe.

Is Kenmare worth visiting?

This small vibrant town is a great base for tackling the Ring of Kerry or for exploring some of the many mighty places to visit in Kerry. Kenmare is home to colourful streets, lined with great pubs and restaurants, and there’s also plenty of things to do in Kenmare, if you don’t fancy leaving the town.

Should I stay Killarney or Kenmare?

Kenmare is a better base. Killarney is a city and lots of bustle and people. Kenmare is a quieter town but still great restaurants and music. You can use Kenmare as a base to explore Killarney Park with Ross Castle, Muckross House and the waterfall and then head south for a day on the Ring of Kerry.

Why is Kenmare a tourist attraction?

Its natural beauty offers many outdoor pursuits whether you are a Historian or Sports Fanatic, Golfer, Walker, Cyclist, Tri Athletic, Runner, Water Enthusiast Kenmare has it all. Kenmare is the gate way to the Ring of Beara, Ring of Kerry and ideally located on the Wild Atlantic Way.

Are there beaches in Kenmare?

The coast of Kenmare Bay is rocky so natural sand beaches are in short supply. You can swim in the sea at Dromquinna but the closest beach is 45km away but worth a day trip in the summer.

Is Kenmare a big town?

Kenmare (Irish: Neidín, meaning ‘the little nest’) is a small town in the south of County Kerry, Ireland.

Is Killarney a nice place?

Killarney, Ireland is one of the most picturesque towns in country’s beautiful South-West. For that reason, it is on the list of “things to do” for many visitors. It is a dreamy Irish town which means that it appeals to many of the larger touring groups, so it is also very busy.

Is the Ring of Kerry worth it?

However, here at Wild Rover Tours, we recommend taking your time travelling the route to enjoy the incredible scenery, beautiful wildlife, culture and activities available in Kerry. The reason many people believe the Ring of Kerry is worth visiting is because of the incredible variety of stops along the route.

How long is the Old Kenmare Road?

5 to 8 hour
DISTANCE: 24KM | ASCENT: 320 M | TIME: 5+ HOURS Kenmare to Killarney or vice versa is known as the Old Kenmare Road. This is a moderate to strenuous 5 to 8 hour (24 km) walking route through amazing scenery and Killarney National Park. It has a number of steep and steady climbs and descents.

How far is Kenmare from beach?