Guided tour

Killarney: Lakes of Killarney Boat Tour with Transfer

Activity provider: Gap of Dunloe Tours

Killarney: Lakes of Killarney Boat Tour with Transfer

Activity provider: Gap of Dunloe Tours

From US$ 62.79 per person

Enjoy a transfer to the striking Gap of Dunloe from your accommodation in Killarney. Take an optional jaunting car ride, then hop on a boat for a scenic cruise across the beautiful Lakes of Killarney.

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Duration 5.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Please be in the lobby of your accommodation for 10am. We offer pick up between 10am - 10:30am. Traffic in Killarney can be very busy in the summer months and that can delay pick up but we will always allow enough time for you to complete your tour.

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the breath-taking Gap of Dunloe
  • Enjoy a traditional boat journey across the Lakes of Killarney
  • Amazing Scenery!
Full description
Enjoy a trip across the beautiful Lakes of Killarney and enjoy a walk through the Gap of Dunloe. Join us at O'Connor's Traditional Pub (7 High Street) Eircode V93 DV26 for the departure (10:00 am check in), or we can also collect you from your accommodation in the Killarney area. Please Note - The tour can go in two directions. Your journey begins with a bus trip to Kate Kearney's Cottage or Ross Castle* From Kate Kearney's you will enjoy a 1.5-2 hour Jaunting Cart ride through the 12km (7 mile) Gap of Dunloe. Please Note - The Jaunting Carts are a separate business to Gap of Dunloe Tours and are an additional cost to the tour price. Jaunting cars are available to hire at Kate Kearney's Cottage or Lord Brandon's Cottage. You may then pay the Ponymen direct for the Jaunting Car journey. They charge €100 per jaunting cart, and the cart carries a maximum of 4 people. Please bring cash to pay the Ponymen. The 2023 Ponymen rates have increased to €120 per jaunting cart. Your Jaunting Cart trip ends at Lord Brandon's Cottage where you can stop for lunch and refreshments (please note Lord Brandon's Only accepts cash). At 2pm our traditional boat takes you through the Lakes of Killarney and to Ross Castle (1 hour 30 mins). While on the journey across the Lakes of Killarney you will take in amazing scenery, such as: Purple Mountain Dinish Island Meeting of the Waters Old Weir Bridge Bricin Bridge Innisfallen Island Macgillycuddy's Reeks Your boat journey finishes at Ross Castle, from their we will transport you back to O'Connor's Traditional Pub or your accommodation. If you wish, feel free to bring your own picnic lunch. *For those guests leaving from Ross Castle, you will start your journey on the boat across the lakes and finish at Kate Kearney's and then a bus journey back to O'Connors Pub Sometimes the tour is done is reverse to suit weather conditions If the water level is low, please be careful as the short walk from the boat to path can be tricky. What to bring Please wear comfortable footwear and bring a rain jacket and/or sunblock, you will need one or the other or both!
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Boat trip
  • The Jaunting Cars are a separate business to Gap of Dunloe Tours and are an additional cost to the tour price. You pay the Ponymen direct for the Jaunting Cart journey. The charge is €100 per jaunting cart, and the cart carries a maximum of 4 people. Please bring cash to pay the Ponymen.
  • The Ponymen rates for 2023 have increased, The charge is €120 per jaunting cart.
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Rain gear
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Product ID: 426564