Highlights of Killarney Town & Traditional Jaunting Carriage Tour



2 hours 30 minutes



  • Enjoy a fully guided walking tour of the highlights of Killarney town
  • Travel back in time on a horse and carriage ride into the world-famous National Park of Killarney in the company of a Jaunting Car driver who brings your visit alive with local history and stories
  • Enjoy epic views of the Irish countryside
  • Enjoy an exterior visit to the 15th century Ross Castle located on the banks of the spectacular Killarney Lake
  • Visit Killarney’s Main Street full of charming restaurants & local artisan shops
  • Visit Killarney’s architectural landmark, the magnificent 18thcentury St Mary’s Gothic Revival Cathedral and Gardens
  • See some of Ireland's unique wildlife including the last surviving indigenous herd of red deer
  • Local, expert English speaking guide offering intriguing stories and insights into Irish life and culture leads this tour


Enjoy Killarney’s most comprehensive fully guided walking tour including a visit to Ireland’s most beautiful National Park & Lake. On this delightful tour you will see and hear about all things past and present and enjoy many stories about colorful local characters along the way. You will get a feel for the local people as well as incredible insights into Irish life and culture. Your local professional English-speaking guide will take you on an extraordinary tour through the main streets of Killarney town, continuing on towards the Gothic masterpiece of St Mary's Church of Ireland to enter its wonderful interior as well as see the Church gardens.

This tour continues with a traditional horse driven jaunting car ride to view the breath-taking Lakes of Killarney and the world-renowned scenery of the Killarney National Park. This tour also includes a stop to take a photo of Ross Castle a 15th-century tower house and keep on the edge of Lough Leane, in Killarney National Park, County Kerry, Ireland. It is the ancestral home of the O'Donoghue clan, later associated with the Brownes of Killarney. Your driver guide will share facts and anecdotes about this famous Castle. Be prepared to be stunned with the most extraordinary landscape while taking in the breathtaking views of the nearby lake. In summary, this tour offers the perfect Killarney Irish Experience tour offering the most comprehensive guided highlights tour of both Killarney town and National Park.

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  • Visit Killarney’s Main Street full of charming restaurants & local artisan shops.
  • Visit the incredible St Mary’s Gothic Cathedral.
  • Visit the world famous Killarney National Park.
  • Interior visit to the Exhibition Hall of the 15th century Ross Castle.
  • Ride in a horse drawn Jaunting Car
  • Transport
  • Food & Drink
  • Guide tip
Before you book
  • We cannot accommodate strollers or baby carriages.
  • Wheelchairs, motorised scooters, or any other device to assist mobility are not recommended.
  • Participants should be in good health, consult first with your doctor if you have any medical condition or are not used to regular exercise.
  • Wear comfortable shoes as this tour involves a fair amount of walking, including over uneven surfaces, cobblestones, hills, inclines/declines and stairs.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
  • Changes or cancellations requested less than 24 hours before the tour departure time are not possible.
  • Minimum numbers apply, there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation.