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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 24 August 2012

My friends and I skipped the house but walked the gardens and to the beach. Both beautifull and surely worth seeing. The gardens explode with green, ferns grow big like palms, which I have not seen before. But the beach is what one really needs...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2012

My family and I skipped the house and gardens and went straight for the beach. The tide was coming in so we didn't walk the full length but it was beautiful and very clean. The water was freezing but that was to be expected in...More

1  Thank DLeeChlo
Reviewed 4 August 2012

Did not tour the house but went right to beach. A beautiful area of rock outcroppings, sandy inlets, and wildflowers.

1  Thank Roy51
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Loved the dunes and beach. Kids absolutely loved the fairy forest! Tea rooms had the nicest coffee in Kerry!

2  Thank OpuntiaR
Reviewed 28 June 2012

you can have a memorable holiday in these parts. I con think of nowhere that offers walks like this in the world.

2  Thank MarcusDublin
Reviewed 5 June 2012

Derrynane House is one of the (many!) highlights of a trip around the Ring of Kerry. This family homestead of Irish Catholic emancipation hero Daniel O'Connell has been preserved and developed as a tourist destinantion. The house is fascinating, and there is a lovely tea-rooms...More

3  Thank Barry-Henry
Reviewed 17 May 2012

I stopped in Derrynane last weekend, really knowing nothing about the area. I was very pleasantly surprised! Derrynane House and it's gardens are LOVELY. I spent an hour just walking around the gardens, and only covered maybe half that area. Derrynane beach is beautiful, probably...More

3  Thank k v
Reviewed 20 March 2012

I have to some beauthiful beaches in the world but this beats them all hands down,breathtaking.

4  Thank Fengo
Reviewed 20 March 2012

Beautiful woodland gardens and fantastic beaches. If you have time, walk along the mass path from Derrynane harbour to Bunavalla pier. It's a beautiful rugged, coastal walk that takes about an hour there and back, and is simply gorgeous! Afterwards go up to the tea...More

6  Thank David B
Reviewed 7 March 2012

This a great place to explore the world of Daniel O Connell, make sure to see the great beach and dunes. The house is worth a stop too. Our children just love this part of the world. The atmosphere here is akin to being in...More

3  Thank EileenG337
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