Monthly Archives: September 2011

Ross Castle and Old Copper Mines all year Killarney Co. Kerry

Meet at 11am at oSullivans Bike Shop opposite the Cathedral for a half day walk which includes Ross Castle and the ancient copper mines which ceased operations in 1828. It employed 500 people earlier in the 19th century but flooding from Loch Lein forced its closure. The 15th century castle was the last  to surrender to Cromwellian forces on the 22nd June 1652 who used a special design of boat  to attack it from the lake . General Ludlow their commander also had 4000 men on foot plus 2000 on horseback..

                                                       16 euro  children half price agus failte romhat info@killarneyguidedwalks.com

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Old Kenmare Road Full Day Walk Killarney. Co. Kerry Ireland

                                  Meet at oSullivans Bike Shop Lower New Street Killarney (opposite Cathedral) at 11am  Total cost 25 euro

                   Walk through a beautiful valley of  fairly level terrain for about five hours.Spend some time in the lovely  town of Kenmare before returning home about  7pm.        Contact Richard info@killarneyguidedwalks.com                           087 6394362

 

 

                                      

Mount Brandon Dingle Co. Kerry full day walk sa Gaeltacht

  Full day walk please join us in the heart of the Gaeltacht, agus labhair Gaeilge linn. Beidh failte romhat. This is an ideal walk for groups as its suitable for most ages.If the day is clear you can enjoy a truly breathtaking view out over the Blasket Islands and Atlantic Ocean  from the most westerly point in Europe. 30 euro per person contact info@killarneyguidedwalks.com  087 6394362