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Innisfallen Island

Killarney, Ireland
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“small boat” (7 reviews)
“boat trip” (13 reviews)
“lough leane” (8 reviews)
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Killarney, Ireland
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"small boat"
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"boat trip"
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"lough leane"
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"ross castle"
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"brian boru"
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"oxford university"
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"trip takes"
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"monastery ruins"
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"red deer"
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"history lesson"
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"interesting history"
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"few hours"
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"lovely walk"
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"national park"
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"the gap"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went over on the boat for a mass being held but wandered around the island before hand, well worth a visit especially for the boat trip

Thank JulesWeakley
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After we viewed Innisfallen Island from the shore, we learned about its history. It is Lough Leane, whose name means Lake of Learning. On the island a monastery was founded in 640 and it became a center for learning in Ireland. The monks wrote the...More

Thank jer b
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we have rented a rowing boat to get here, such a great sight for a picnic. came here after recommendation from the hotel we've been staying in, next time we will try kayaking here

Thank car0linegal
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

A stop at Inishfallen Island was included on our return boat trip within the Gap of Dunloe tour and we were pleased that it was. The island is a pretty spot with an interesting history and ruins as well as a small herd of Sika...More

Thank bobjanh
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We took a boat ride out to the island and observed an Irish family cooking over an open fire as they had a picnic on the island. There are some ruins including a place of worship that the monks used to use in the late...More

Thank KP2828
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

This was a cool stop on our boat tour to the Gap of Dunloe. We interrupted a grazing herd of deer. Definitely leave a coin on the wishing stone!

Thank Karin K
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We loved the walk around this island. The area is so picturesque but to stop on an island in the middle of this lake to find an old abbey was magical.

Thank BNM79
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

We arrived at Ross castle and tried to get a boat ride to the Island, but we were not able to since all the boats were booked for a few hours out. Visiting the Island was the one thing on our list, and we thought...More

Thank Kevin H
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

A superb setting with every changing backdrop. Incredible location, local walks and wildlife, Highly recommend

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We to Ross castle to get the boat to the island. When we got to the island we saw the old abbey. We saw a lot of things like flowers and plants, tree's. We did the walk around the island and saw a lot of...More

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R K
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Response from R K |
I have found out the answer myself now - there is no set timetable. Generally runs between 9 or 9:30 and 5. If there is a boat and skipper there at the dock, they will take you to the island (10 Euro per person; takes ten... More
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