Day Tour Plus - Killarney & The Ring Of Kerry

Single Day Tour Starts in Dublin, Heuston Station & Ends in Dublin, Heuston Station

Tour highlights

Travel Southwest by Train

An overnight tour to the popular Killarney, situated on its famous lakes and under the highest mountains in Ireland - the Macgillycuddy's Reeks.

Your tour includes return train journey as well as four-star standard Hotel accommodation in Killarney town center with its large selection of cozy pubs and restaurants for you to explore and enjoy.

Full Irish breakfast and a tour of the stunning Ring of Kerry, along the Wild Atlantic Way, is included. The Ring of Kerry is a 179-km-long circular tourist route in County Kerry, South Western Ireland. See the views of the Skellig Rocks (islands), where Star Wars 'The Force Awakens' was recently filmed.



Dublin to Killarney

  • 03:00pm - Depart Dublin Heuston station to Killarney.
  • 06:16pm - Arrive in Killarney.
  • Transfer to your 4 star standard hotel in Killarney, very close to the bustling center of this most traditional of Irish towns.
  • In the evening you are free to explore Killarney's quaint pubs and restaurants.
Overnight Stay: Killarney City Center

The Ring Of Kerry

  • Enjoy your full Irish Breakfast at lesure before joining the Ring of Kerry Tour.
  • There are plenty of stops along the Ring of Kerry for morning tea, lunch and photo stops etc.
  • Ireland’s highest mountains are located in Kerry and Carrauntoohil, Ireland's highest peak stamdomg at 1041 meters, can be seen en route. Your tour will make a stop at the Kerry Bog Village Museum, which gives people an insight into how people lived and worked in rural Ireland in the 18th century. The village is the only one of its kind in Europe. You will make several photo stops, a stop for lunch and one final stop at the pretty village of Sneem, for about 30 minutes, or as directed by your tour leader. 
  • An essential part of any visit to Ireland, this tour circles the magnificent Macgillycuddy's Reeks and runs through its many passes and valleys along the shores of Dingle Bay and Kenmare Bay. There is an unspoiled nature to Ireland's most beautiful region and the Ring of Kerry provides many unforgettable memories as it passes through the many picturesque villages such as Glenbeigh, Waterville and Sneem, and then returns via Ladies View, the famous Lakes of Killarney and through the Oakwoods of Killarney's magnificent National Park.
  • At the end of the tour you will be brought to the railway station at Killarney.
  • 05:35pm - Depart Killarney for Dublin by train and change trains at Mallow.

End of Journey: Returning to Dublin Heuston at 09:00pm.

Tour operator

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What's included

  • Return Rail Travel
  • Reserved Seats on the train
  • Railtours Ireland Host on Tour
  • Escorted Coach
  • 1 Night Killarney / 4* Hotel
  • Full Irish Breakfast in Killarney

Note: Check-in is 20 minutes prior to Train Departure Time. Customer Service Desk at Heuston Station where Railtours Ireland Check-In representative will be in their yellow jacket!