Sights & Attractions in The Southwest

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Name Category Location
 
Adare Heritage Centre
This center is home to an array of helpful...
Information Centers Adare
 
Aghadoe
Just 5 km (3 miles) west of Killarney on the...
Archaeological Sites Killarney
 
Blasket Centre
The Blasket Islands (An Bhlaskaoid Mhóir) are...
Islands Dun Chaoin (Dunquin)
 
Caherciveen Parish Daniel O'Connell Memorial Church
This large, elaborate, neo-Gothic structure...
Religious Sites Cahirciveen
 
Caragh Lake
A signpost to the right outside Glenbeigh...
Bodies of Water Glenbeigh
 
Cill Rialaig
West of Waterville and 1 km (½ mile) before the...
Museums / Galleries, Stores / Malls Waterville
 
Clogher Strand
This dramatic, windswept stretch of rocks and...
Beaches Ceann Sleibne (Slea Head)
 
Cruises Street
An inviting pedestrian thoroughfare, this street...
Neighborhoods / Streets Limerick City
 
Derrynane House
The Ring of Kerry has very few beautiful and...
Houses / Mansions, Parks Sneem
 
Dún Chaoin's Pier
Signposted from the main road, Dún Chaoin's...
Marinas / Piers Dun Chaoin (Dunquin)
 
Dunbeg Fort
Perched on the very edge of a Dingle Bay cliff,...
Archaeological Sites Ceann Tra (Ventry)
 
Fungie
Since 1985, An Daingean's central attraction,...
Marinas / Piers An Daingean (Dingle Town)
 
Gallarus Oratory
A top sight, 8 km (5 miles) northeast of Baile an...
Religious Sites Baile an Fheirteaigh (Ballyferriter)
 
Gap of Dunloe
Massive, glacial rocks form the sides of this...
Geological Sites, Scenic Drives Killarney
 
Georgian House and Garden
To see how people lived in Limerick's...
Museums / Galleries Limerick City
 
Hunt Museum
In the Old Customs House on the banks of the...
Museums / Galleries Limerick City
 
Innisfallen Island
The romantic ruins on Innisfallen Island date...
Islands Killarney
 
Kenmare Heritage Centre
Come to this center in the Tourist Office to...
Museums / Galleries Kenmare
 
Kenmare Market
About 15 outdoor vendors offer local organic...
Markets / Bazaars Kenmare
 
Kerry Bog Village Museum
Worth a quick look, this museum, between...
Museums / Galleries Glenbeigh
 
Kerry County Museum
Tralee's major cultural attraction traces the...
Museums / Galleries Tralee
 
Killarney National Park
The three Lakes of Killarney and the mountains...
Parks Killarney
 
Kilmalkedar Church
One of the finest surviving examples of...
Religious Sites Baile an Fheirteaigh (Ballyferriter)
 
King John's Castle
First built by the Normans in the early 1200s,...
Castles / Palaces Limerick City
 
Kruger's Pub
Long frequented by artists and writers, including...
Restaurants Dun Chaoin (Dunquin)
 
Ladies' View
If the weather is fine, head southwest 19 km (12...
Viewpoints Killarney
 
Louis Mulcahy Pottery
Overlooking the beach is the pottery studio of...
Stores / Malls Dun Chaoin (Dunquin)
 
Milltown Organic Store and Market
Organic producers converge on this church, on the...
Markets / Bazaars, Stores / Malls Killorglin
 
Muckross Friary
The monks were driven out of this 15th-century...
Religious Sites, Archaeological Sites Killarney
 
Muckross House
Hero of a 1,001 travel posters, the ivy-covered...
Houses / Mansions, Information Centers, Farms Killarney
 
O'Connell Street
Here you can find Limerick City's main shopping...
Neighborhoods / Streets Limerick City
 
Old Barracks Heritage Centre
The converted former barracks of the Royal Irish...
Museums / Galleries Cahirciveen
 
The Ring of Kerry
Along the perimeter of the Iveragh Peninsula, the...
Scenic Drives The Ring of Kerry
 
Ross Castle
A fully restored 14th-century stronghold,...
Castles / Palaces Killarney
 
Rossbeigh
On the coast, 2 km (1 mile) west of Glenbeigh,...
Beaches Glenbeigh
 
Shannon Ferry Group
From Listowel, head north on N69 18 km (11...
Scenic Drives Listowel
 
Skellig Experience
Located on Valentia Island, just across the...
Museums / Galleries The Skelligs
 
Skellig Michael
The masterpiece of the Skellig Islands is the...
Religious Sites, Islands The Skelligs
 
The South Pole Inn
This fascinating landmark was built by local hero...
Historic Districts / Sites Annascaul
 
St. Mary's Cathedral
Limerick is a predominantly Catholic city, but...
Religious Sites Limerick City
 
Staigue Fort
Approximately 2,500-year-old, the stone Staigue...
Archaeological Sites Sneem
 
Stone Circle
Perhaps the town's most notable historic sight is...
Archaeological Sites Kenmare
 
Torc Waterfall
You reach this roaring cascade by a footpath that...
Bodies of Water Killarney
 
Ventry Beach
Ventry Beach (or Ventry Strand) is just...
Beaches Ceann Tra (Ventry)

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