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Things to do as a Couple

  1. Pamper yourself with a luxurious spa day at one of Killarney’s amazing Spas.
  2. Whether you are looking for a more casual, less wallet damaging night out; or a fine dining, special occasion evening that you want to remember for all the right reasons Killarney has the answers for you.
  3. Golf at Killarney’s Championship Courses.
  4. Hike Cardiac Hill at Torc Mountain - there are some great views of Lakes along this walk, and when you reach the top unparalleled views of all of Killarney and as far as Castlemaine Harbour.
  5. Explore all that the National Park has to offer on bike or foot - south and west of the town of Killarney in Co. Kerry is an expanse of rugged mountainous country. This includes the McGillycuddy's Reeks, the highest mountain range in Ireland which rises to a height of over 1000 metres. At the foot of these mountains nestles the world famous Lakes of Killarney. Here where the mountains sweep down to the lake shores, their lower slopes covered in woodlands, lies the 10,236 hectare (26,000 acres), Killarney National Park. The distinctive combination of mountains, lakes, woods and waterfalls under ever changing skies gives the area a special scenic beauty.
  6. Kayaking on Killarney Lakes - spend a relaxing morning or afternoon exploring the deep, sparkling Lakes of Killarney by kayak, with an expert guide. Beginning at 15th century Ross Castle, paddle into Lough Lien, discovering wooded islands, limestone caves and local history. With an experienced, qualified guide learn the skills to master your kayak and keep a look out for white tailed sea eagles as they soar above Killarney National Park. Land at the ancient ruins of Innisfallen Abbey; once a leper colony, now home only to native red deer.
  7. Hire a ghilly and take to the lakes to see whats biting – from Salmon to Brown Trout there is plenty on offer.
  8. Deer Watching - the red deer can be seen within the Killarney National Park on the slopes of Torc and Mangerton and some of the surrounding hillsides. A good pair of binoculars is essential equipment while a scope offers the opportunity to study the animals in more detail.
  9. Surfing – Ride the waves on the Wild Atlantic Ocean.
  10. Killarney Riding Stables offer hacking, trekking & trail riding in Killarney national Park taking in views of Ross Castle, Ross Island and the beautiful views of Killarney Lakes & mountains.