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  • Sightseeing (759)
  • Nature (553)
  • Shopping (521)
  • Relaxation (482)
  • Food (481)
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Killarney was highly rated for shopping by 68 guests from the United States!

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What effect did the scenery in Killarney have on you?

riccardo
riccardo, Ireland

20 days ago Report

To be honest killarney is a poor town there isn't much to do at all its very small and if your looking to go out for food it's very limited scenery is nice though

How can you enjoy the sights in Killarney while avoiding the crowds?

Katharine
Katharine, United States of America

5 days ago Report

Skip the bus tours and hire a cab for the day. The cabbies are all so knowledgeable and accommodating. They will also tell you the off peak times to visit sites like Mucross house, the Kerry woolen mills and other sites.

Describe what other people like you would like about shopping in Killarney.

marieclonmel
marieclonmel, Ireland

28 days ago Report

Its not to big and there are lively shops with lovely stock

What makes the people from Killarney so friendly? Tell us your story.

Henry
Henry, Ireland

3 days ago Report

Met a very nice man on the horse and carriage ride up to see Ross castle. He was very good to include every person was included in the tour, Made to tour interesting for kids as well as adults

Why do you recommend Killarney for food?

Ricky
Ricky, United States of America

17 days ago Report

I'd have to say the porridge was yummy for breakfast. We are way too much and the desserts....omg

Why is the atmosphere in Killarney something people rave about?

Roger
Roger, Australia

16 days ago Report

Drive the Ring of Kerry yourself and do the Skellig Ring. Much better than a coach tour. The roads a very narrow but OK if you are a confident driver. The scenery is out of this world. We also did the Beara Peninsula which is just as beautiful in a different way. The roads here are extremely narrow so don't attempt it if you are not comfortable reversing to allow oncoming traffic to pass!! My husband had a ball!!

Why do people say Killarney can be seen best by foot?

Anonymous, Unknown location

17 days ago Report

There are a lot of one-way streets and small streets, best seen when you can look around and not have to focus on the driving.

Describe the nature in Killarney.

Jennifer
Jennifer, United States of America

1 day ago Report

Beautiful tall mountains as a backdrop, rich green woods all around, national park has wonderful trails for walking or horse-drawn tours

Describe the best way to discover the lakes in Killarney.

Stuart
Stuart, United Kingdom

23 days ago Report

Head to Ross Castle and take a tour on one of the boats. We went on one of the larger more 'touristy' boats but it looked like the smaller boats were just as good.

How do you get the most out of a country walk in Killarney?

Dianne
Dianne, United States of America

12 days ago Report

For a leisurely afternoon walk, drive to the small parking lot near Muckross Abbey. Lovely, quiet spot to explore the well preserved abbey and graveyard. From there you can walk a forested trail 1.4 kms to Muckross House and gardens.

Where should people go if they don't want to eat in a tourist trap?

Robin
Robin, Ireland

29 days ago Report

Flesk restaurant, Mac's cafe, both on the High st.

Tell us about your most relaxing moments in Killarney.

Anne
Anne, Ireland

19 days ago Report

walking around the area with beautiful views and friendly people

Which spot is best for taking photos in Killarney?

Gerald
Gerald, Ireland

18 days ago Report

Torc waterfall and Sullivans cascade, but it is a long walk from car park. [ 40 minutes].

What can we expect to get our feet tapping in Killarney?

Jacqueline
Jacqueline, United Kingdom

2 days ago Report

Terrific traditional Irish music in nearly every pub.

Is there more to shopping in Killarney than just brand-name stores?

linda
linda, Ireland

22 days ago Report

yes .lovely restuarants and bars too.very scenic killarney is too

How does Killarney go the extra mile to make your family feel at home?

Mark
Mark, Ireland

21 days ago Report

The Hotel Killarney covered everything for the family.

What makes fine dining in Killarney stand out?

carol
carol, Ireland

21 days ago Report

The ease of access to an abundance of restaurants

What should you avoid to make the most of the nightlife in Killarney?

Joseph
Joseph, Ireland

27 days ago Report

The only bad thing about my trip was going to the Chinese restaurant the Corner House Food was cold and the service was very bad. Note we were the only two in the restaurant

Tell us a bit more about an adventure you experienced...

Julie
Julie, Ireland

23 days ago Report

we were able to treck up the gap of dunloe the weather beautiful and conducive to hours of relaxing ambling with spectular views. Walks through the national park and boat trips on the lake loved every minute.

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