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Walking tours of Derrynane National Park with founder of Wild Derrynane and guide Vincent Hyland. Choose from 2 hours to half a day. Walk through woodlands, along the coast or sand dunes and gain incredible insights into the natural and maritime...more
Derrynane, Sneem, Ireland
+353 83 199 2560
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a private driver for the Ring of Kerry tour, so we were able to stop and go at whim. We took a stop at Derrynane and were able to get out and take a peek but the weather was not terrific, so we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lollygal
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This was a very nice walk (Derrynane Coastal Trail) that takes you through the forest, over the dunes, past the river, and on the beach. It's a 2km walk, but we started zigzagging and probably went much farther than that. It's a nice combo walk...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andrei F
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Stunning beach for a decent walk. Lovely sheltered areas for families and sun worshippers and more open area further along. The views are amazing and although we didn’t see any lifeguards the day we were there, there are signs indication they are there during holiday...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lynda l
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely walk across the sand and plains of the low tide and high hills with beautiful views. Well worth it

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank thor12678
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place offers history and a bit of fitness. The house has deep history and can be viewed in a short time. The walk takes about 2 hours and takes you through heavily wooded, sandy beach, surrounded by large rocks and paved roads among the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Cpathlab
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

There's a lifeguard on this beach which creates a more relaxed atmosphere and Abbey island next too it is just a short walk away. Just beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Odyssey247165
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Travelled to the beach in the rain and bad weather. Swam in the sea it was truly amazing even though it was raining and foggy - think actually it was even better as there was not many people there. A little piece of heaven.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Cliona D
Reviewed 10 May 2017

So lovely to get off the Ring of Kerry and walk along the beautiful beach in Derrynane. The colour of the water and the colours of the surrounding mountains were magical. Great place to stretch one's legs and get away from the tour buses and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank GordnKarin S
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Situated on the ring of Kerry this is a lovely scenic beach to visit. With nice walks and big sand dunes it's a lovely quiet peaceful place. Would definitely return again!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 737gerc
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This Beach is just gorgeous. There are some fantastic walkways in the area and through the beaches etc. The house was closed and we mainly just walked the beaches and nearby dunes etc, but it was gorgeous. I Look forward to visiting Derrynane again and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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