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Killarney Guided Walks

57 Lower New Street | outside O’sheas Funeral Home, Killarney, Ireland
+353 87 639 4362
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Guided Killarney National Park Walking Tour
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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57 Lower New Street | outside O’sheas Funeral Home, Killarney, Ireland
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+353 87 639 4362

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I walked in Killarney national park with Richard and his dog, Rua. It rained all day, but it doesn't matter. We visited some beautiful view points and saw so many deer. I would never known the national park without Richard. Thank you for making good...More

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Gortrua, Owner at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Delighted that you enjoyed your walk in Killarney National Park with Rua the number one guide my friendly Irish red setter, and I. The romance season or rutting season has just begun now for the deer but it will be October before it gets going...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful walk with Mike through the park! We got to see amazing wildlife and hear all about the history of the park and its structures.More

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Gortrua, Owner at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks very much for writing a review of your walk in the National Park here in Killarney. The red deer rutting season has just started, I think you would be interested in that, and the sika deer of course have also started. This breed are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Richard, you are great! An easy walk through the park, lots of interesting information and unique landscapes for us to enjoy! Highly recommended!More

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Gortrua, Owner at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am delighted that you enjoyed the walk in Killarney National Park so much. I sometimes describe the area as my back garden as I was born and raised just across the road from the National Park. I have a feeling you will return, as...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Done this walk in March and wow it was so incredible I never wanted it to end tired to stay an extra night it was a ball ...our guide very friendly and brought us everywhere was a perfect day & all round wow.More

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Gortrua, Owner at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow I love the start of your review it could stand for World of Wonder. Maybe a good way to describe what we have to offer in this part of the world. Its a pity that you couldn't stay for another night but it means...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

On the 29th of July we set off with Richard and his magnificent red setter Rua to walk Mangerton woods and Torc mountain.In July 2016 20 of us had a fantastic day out on Inisfallon Island on the lakes(well worth a visit) with Richard as...More

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Gortrua, Manager at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Go raibh míle maith agaibh.....thanks very much for taking the trouble to write such a lovely review. We were very lucky to have such nice weather and the woods around Mangerton are one of my favourite places. They are only about 6km from town but...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We found out about these guided walks thanks to our guide book. The concept is quite simple: discovering Killarney with local guides who always lived there. We loved it so much we did 2 2 hour walks on the same day! In the morning with...More

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Gortrua, Owner at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

I am very glad you enjoyed the two hour walk at 11am so much, you went off again for a second walk after a welcome cupán tae (cup of tea) at Deenagh Lodge Tearooms at the National Park entrance opposite St.Marys Cathedral. This two hour...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had such a great time this morning (17th July) with our 2 guides, Richard and Rua 😁. A couple of new friends as well in Kate from Australia and Dominic from Malaysia. Stunning weather enhanced with chat from Richard, fantastic scenery and getting up close...More

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Gortrua, Owner at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you very much for walking with me, and talking time to write a review. The lovely weather meant that I was able to stay off the beaten path to show people the places they wouldn't have found themselves. You can get better views of...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Richard's tour is an excellent way to see the park. It is a relaxing and very informative tour and Richard is a great guide. For me it was as worthwhile as the local bus tours.The park is exceptionally beautiful and worth exploring it on foot.More

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Gortrua, Owner at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Thank you very much for reviewing my guided walk in Killarney National Park which starts every morning of the year at 11am. I am glad you found it relaxing I think its a good way to wind down after travelling to Killarney. I was born,...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Richard was great in giving all the details to meet him close to the park. We did walk through hidden paths and enjoyed the company of rua. The scenry was amazing and had a very nice relaxing day. If i can give advice to richard,...More

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Gortrua, Owner at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thanks very much for taking the trouble to write a review. I am happy that you found the day nice and relaxing, and I take your point when you say that its nicer to walk by the lake rather than through the woods. The day...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Richard was a really excellent guide- he knew a lot about the area and was talkative without feeling the need to talk for the whole 2 hour walk. He's also willing to take pictures of you if you ask! We had a small group, so...More

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Gortrua, Owner at Killarney Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

I am delighted that you enjoyed the walk so much, and the Ross Island area is one of my favourite places. When we have beautiful weather like we have now I like to stay off the beaten path to visit the most interesting places. The...More

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The climb of Irelands highest mountain starts at 9am finishes about 5. No sheer drops on the Heavenly Gates but there is a bit of scrambling involved on what is a sheep track but you are rewarded by great views of the... More
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